Cookbooks Archive

Flick through the pages of this cook

How many CDs do you have? How many vinyl albums, tapes or even, dare I say it, digital files chock full of music cluttering your hard drive? Likewise, how many cookbooks do you have? How many websites do you refer to, or recipes printed off; yellowing as they age under bombardment of steam and fat

Food: Divisions of Eight

Think of a number. Not any number – a specific number. The exact number you will cook for, eat with, tonight. What about tomorrow night? Will the number remain the same? What if it was a weekend? When we, it seems, are expected to entertain. Does that number change? Does it fluctuate depending on the

This book will make you want to cook at least one meal

The Family Meal: Home cooking with Ferran Adria How many of you read the introduction to cookbooks? That bit at the beginning where the author – usually a celebrity chef – will tell you about their motivation for the book. Where they will give you a feel for why this is the most important cookbook