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Diamond review  Fast Food

Advantages: Good food on the table in thirty minutes.
Disadvantages: You still have to do the washing up!

...bought this book, back in 1996, I thought that I would spend the next ten years much as I had the previous quarter of a century – dashing home each evening after a long day at work to make a meal as quickly as possible. "The 30-Minute Cook" sounde ...

SueMagee 05.05.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The 30-Minute Cook (The Best of the World's Quick Cooking) - Nigel Slater

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Not a celebrity Chef

Advantages: delicious recipies in 30 mins
Disadvantages: none

...Nigel Slater is a cookery author who is not hyped at all by the media, although that does not make his cookbooks any the worse due to his lack of stardom. On the contrary the Observer's resident foodies has written some very useful and thought provokin ...

jason.rowe 19.12.2000 · Read full review
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Not as good as I was expecting

Advantages: Full of simple and quick puddings
Disadvantages: Not very adventurous recipes for the seasoned cook

Let me start by saying that Nigel Slater seems to be one of those people and have the style of cooking that you either love or hate and I am most firmly in the first camp. I love him. His tv shows have inspired many a meal on our table and are al ...

nikkired 10.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Real Fast Puddings - Nigel Slater

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Maybe too fruity for some

Advantages: Simple and tasty recipes
Disadvantages: Not a single photo!

This is one of Nigel's range of 'real fast' recipe books, and I'd really recommend it. The book is separated into the seasons. For Autumn he covers blackberries, pears, apples, figs and crumbles. For Winter, it's tropical fruit, pomegranates, oranges, ...

GK1976 28.02.2007 · Read full review
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Mr. Slater's Diaries

Advantages: Seasonal food at its best accompanied by beautiful photographs.
Disadvantages: None that don't sound far too picky!

One of the many problems I have with supermarkets is that they try to persuade me that any fresh fruit and vegetable I want is available all year round. I can eat fresh raspberries in January, green beans in February, leeks in June, asparagus in October ...

SueMagee 25.10.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Kitchen Diaries - Nigel Slater

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