Annie Bell - How to Cook: Over 200 essential recipes to feed yourself, your friends &Family - Octopus

Time remaining

  • -- days
  • -- hours
  • -- minutes
  • -- seconds

How to Cook: Over 200 essential recipes to feed yourself, your friends &Family

By Annie Bell

  • Hardback
  • £25.00

After 30 years of cooking professionally, Annie Bell knows which recipes work and which ones don't. In this volume she has assembled her core repertoire of dishes that she would choose to hand down to her children to see them through life. But this is also an indispensable guide for the more experienced cook, with all the essentials in one book.

How to Cook stands out as an excellent stand-alone cookbook that will keep you coming back again and again. Much more than a collection of recipes, the aim of the book is to give the reader the confidence and the tools they need to be independent. After 30 years of cooking professionally, Annie Bell knows which recipes work and which ones don't. In this volume she has assembled her core repertoire of dishes that she would choose to hand down to her children to see them through life. But this is also an indispensable guide for the more experienced cook, with all the essentials in one volume, along with lots of up-to-date alternatives and ideas that reflect Annie's personal style of cooking.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780857832429
  • Publication date: 03 Sep 2015
  • Page count: 320
  • Imprint: Kyle Books
a book that will provide a novice cook with a lifelong repertoire of recipes, with endless variations on a range of core dishes [...] The triple tested recipes have built-in variations, and there are also invaluable prepping and cooking tips.' — The Bookseller
Kyle Books

Provence

Caroline Craig
Authors:
Caroline Craig

Provence is the fruit and vegetable garden of France, where much of its most beautiful produce is grown. These ingredients combined with Provence's unique identity, position and history have resulted in a cuisine full of heart, balance and soul, a cuisine that showcases its peoples' reverence for the produce, the changing seasons and the land.Caroline Rimbert Craig's maternal family hail from the southern foothills of Mont Ventoux, where the sun beats hard and dry, but aromatic herbs, vines and fruit trees prosper. This is her guide to cooking the Provençal way, for those who want to eat simply but well, who love to cook dishes that rhyme with the seasons, and who want to recreate the flavours of the Mediterranean at home, wherever that may be.

Kyle Books

Annie Bell's Baking Bible

Annie Bell, Annie Bell
Authors:
Annie Bell, Annie Bell

Hamlyn

Pressure Cooking Every Day

Denise Smart
Authors:
Denise Smart

Featuring 80 fresh, easy-to-make modern recipes, such as Huevos rancheros, Lentil and cauliflower curry and Baked salted caramel cheese cake, Pressure Cooker Everyday gives this traditional way of cooking a new lease of life. Save time in the kitchen, cut costs and infuse your food with more intense flavours. Discover the potential of pressure cooking with this must-have cookbook.Six reasons to use a stovetop pressure cooker:1. Super quick - cooks three times faster than conventional cooking.2. Convenience - delicious meals, using just one pot. 3. Economical - ideal for cooking cheap ingredients from scratch.4. Durability - electric pressure cookers last years, but stovetop cookers last a lifetime.5. Versatility - they allow you to tweak recipes as you go along. You can also sear or sauté food before pressure cooking it, adding flavour, which electric cookers fail to achieve.6. More power - stovetop pressure cookers reach higher heat and pressure than electrical ones.

Kyle Books

Jude's Ice Cream & Desserts

Chow Mezger, Alex Mezger
Authors:
Chow Mezger, Alex Mezger
Hamlyn

Cook The Week in 2 Hours

Caroline Pessin
Authors:
Caroline Pessin
Mitchell Beazley

Bazaar

Sabrina Ghayour
Authors:
Sabrina Ghayour

'The golden girl of Persian cookery' - Observer'Easy to decipher, packed with lots of flavour and...surprisingly easy to pull off' - Huffington Post'Sabrina Ghayour's Middle-Eastern plus food is all flavour, no fuss - and makes me very, very happy' - Nigella Lawsonbazaarnoun: a market in the Middle EastBazaar is a colourful, flavourful and satisfying celebration of vegetable dishes, designed to suit every occasion and every palate. The magic of this cookbook is that you won't feel like anything is missing, with dishes full of easy-to-achieve flavours and depth that would win over even the most die-hard carnivore. Each recipe utilizes the abundance of varied flavour profiles of the East, from spices, herbs and perfumed aromatics to hearty staples such as grains and pulses, combined with plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables. You will find salads for all seasons, spectacular sides, bowl comfort, moreish mains and sweet treats.Recipes include:Grilled halloumi flatbreads with preserved lemon & barberry salsaRoasted tomato & chilli soup with herb-fried croutonsRoast vegetable bastillaGrilled tofu salad with tamarind & miso dressingPotato, ricotta & herb dumplings with walnuts & pul biber butterFeta, pul biber & oregano macaroni bakeCourgette, orange & almond cake with sweet yogurt frosting

Kyle Books

Vegan Treats

Emma Hollingsworth
Authors:
Emma Hollingsworth

Sweet vegan treats that are easy to make, deliciously decadent and use natural, inexpensive ingredients will transform any plant-based diet, satisfying all and every possible sweet tooth craving.Starting with simple staples, grab-and-go bars and bites and easy traybakes for treats on the go, to indulgent cakes, cookies, cheesecakes, tarts and pies, and a whole chapter on chocolate, nothing is off limits in Emma's recipes. With a section on special occasion cakes to serve for any celebration, Vegan Treats covers every possible plant-based dessert you could need or want.As well as being vegan, these sweet delights are also gluten-free, diary-free and free from refined sugar, with plenty of nut-free and raw options. From Peanut Butter Chocolate Cheesecake Slices and Chocolate Fudge Flapjacks, to Banoffee Pie and Carrot Cake, along with recipes for vegan milks, butters, icing and sauces, Emma covers every aspect of baking for a plant-based diet.

Kyle Books

Gifts from the Kitchen: 100 irresistible homemade presents for every occasion

Annie Rigg
Authors:
Annie Rigg

What could be more wonderful than receiving a box of homemade cookies, a tray of gooey brownies, a bottle of fresh raspberry cordial or a box of delicate almond friands? With the current trend for all things thrifty and creative, now is the perfect time to explore the tradition of making and giving something homemade. Accompanied by creative packaging ideas and with a huge variety of recipes and ideas for every season and occasion - from candied almonds and Chinese fortune cookies to slow-roasted tomatoes and macaroons - there is sure to be something for everyone here, whether you want to celebrate a birthday, a wedding, the arrival of a new baby, welcome someone into their new home or just say thank you.

Mitchell Beazley

Cooking at Home

Dan Doherty
Authors:
Dan Doherty
Conran

Leon Fast Vegan

John Vincent, Rebecca Seal, Chantal Symons
Authors:
John Vincent, Rebecca Seal, Chantal Symons
Conran

LEON Happy One-pot Cooking

Rebecca Seal, John Vincent
Authors:
Rebecca Seal, John Vincent

Leon, the home of naturally fast food, has created a collection of more than 100 fuss-free, full-of-flavour recipes for main course dishes that you can create with only one cooking pot, pan or baking tray.Whether you are looking for a simple mid-week supper, a quick weekend lunch or something posh (but easy) to serve to friends, this book has the answer. From one-pan pastas to warming tagines, fragrant tray-baked fish and veg to Asian-inspired stir-fries, Happy One-pot is all about the food and not the washing up.Includes recipes that are Naturally Fast, Fresh & Easy, Cosy & Warm, Posh, Low & Slow and Simple Suppers.

Hamlyn

A Soup a Day

The key to a healthy diet is variety, and given that such a mixture of ingredients can be added to soups, it is easy to include a wide range of essential vitamins, minerals, protein, complex carbohydrates and healthy fats, which are all vital for energy, growth, repair and key metabolic processes.Featuring 365 recipes, A Soup a Day is packed with delicious soups for each day of the year, including Chillied Gazpacho, Chestnut Soup with Truffle Oil and Mediterranean Garlic Soup. Be it a hot summer's day or a wintry afternoon, you will discover a soup to fit any occasion.

Kyle Books

Eat Right

Nick Barnard, Nick Barnard
Authors:
Nick Barnard, Nick Barnard
Hamlyn

New Larousse Gastronomique

Kyle Books

Paleo Monday to Friday

Daniel Green
Authors:
Daniel Green

Paleo: Monday to Friday provides you with the perfect diet. The book is full of delicious, nutritious recipes, using only the fruits, veg, meat, seafood and nuts that our Paleolithic, hunter-gatherer ancestors thrived on when our species evolved. Plus it's written by top chef Daniel Green and with dishes like Salmon & Scallop Ceviche, Seared Honey-Glazed Pork and Kelftiko Greek Lamb, there's no compromise on taste or flavour at all. Additionally, every dish is designed to be low in fat so the weight will drop off effortlessly. All you need to do is follow it for 5 days a week and you can even have the weekend off and relax the rules a little and you will still see great results. This is the diet that Daniel has followed for over 25 years and it works. Low-fat, natural food is the key to losing weight and feeling fantastic and this book shows you just how easy and enjoyable it can be.

Kyle Books

The Paleo Diet: Food your body is designed to eat

Daniel Green, GREEN, DANIEL
Authors:
Daniel Green, GREEN, DANIEL

The Paleo diet is all about returning to a healthier way of life - cutting out all the heavily processed, high fat, fast food that is an invention of recent times, and getting back to the fruits, veg, meat, seafood and nuts that our Paleolithic, hunter-gatherer ancestors thrived on when our species evolved. The digestive system we have now was shaped back then so is makes perfect sense to return to a similar diet - eating organic, omitting dairy and cooking with healthy fats and the right kind of carbs. This diet offers a welcome change in lifestyle that not only helps us lose weight but also enjoy many additional health benefits. The 100 recipes in this book cover breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks. They are easy to follow, low in fat and high in flavour and will inspire and encourage you to cook and eat well so you not only lose weight but also look and feel fantastic.

Kyle Books

Royal Marsden Cancer Cookbook: Nutritious recipes for during and after cancer treatment, to share with friends and family

Clare Shaw PhD RD
Authors:
Clare Shaw PhD RD
Hamlyn

QuickCook Student

All Colour Cookery Library., Jo McAuley
Authors:
All Colour Cookery Library., Jo McAuley

With its quick, easy, healthy and economical recipes, Quickcook:Student is the ideal book for novice cooks, young people living away from home and time-pressed students on a budget. This fantastic selection includes new twists and international flavours, such as Potato, cauliflower and spinach curry, Jalapeno turkey burgers and Teriyaki salmon noodles, as well as old favourites to re-create the flavours of home, like Creamy fish pie and Spaghetti and meatballs. If you're craving something sweet, why not whip up some Apricot and almond tartlets or Lemon popping candy cakes?With variations on each recipe you will find endless inspiration, both for entertaining your friends and for quick meals for one.

Kyle Books

Take One Pot

Georgina Fuggle, Georgina Fuggle
Authors:
Georgina Fuggle, Georgina Fuggle
Kyle Books

Dough: Simple Contemporary Bread

Richard Bertinet, Richard Bertinet
Authors:
Richard Bertinet, Richard Bertinet

Richard Bertinet is renowned for his revolutionary and inspirational approach to breadmaking and his award-winning book Dough is an invaluable and beautiful guide to making simple, contemporary bread, with a 30-minute DVD giving additional guidance and step-by-step recipes. Richard brings fun to breadmaking and with his easy approach, you will never want to buy a supermarket loaf again. Each of the five chapters begins with a slightly different dough - White, Olive, Brown, Rye and Sweet - and from this 'parent' dough you can bake a vast variety of breads really easily. Try making Fougasse for lunch, bake a Ciabatta to impress, create Tomato, Garlic & Basil Bread for a delicious canape or show off with home-made Doughnuts - each recipe is a delight. Since it's publication in 2005, the book has been translated into 8 languages and sold over 100,000 copies. It won the Julia Child Award, the IACP Best Cookbook of the Year Award, a Guild of Food Writers' Award and a James Beard Foundation Award and was shortlisted for an Andre Simon Award and a Glenfiddich Food & Drink award.