Recommending – The Hairy Dieters

Last month (that’s the month that ended yesterday), I enjoyed reading Emma’s daily ‘Book Challenge’ posts over at bluchickenninja. This girl is good at picking good books – and steering us all clear of ones she didn’t find so good. I’ve read a couple of her recommended books and will be coming back for more.

So it got me thinking.

While I wouldn’t be reading enough novels to be all that discerning in my recommendations, I do know my cookbooks!

At least I know which ones on my shelf contain recipes that work – consistently.

So I thought I would do a little series of cookbook recommendations over the next little while. Most of my cooking adventures are currently in the realm of Marcella’s ‘Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking’ (her Pan-Roasted Lamb with Juniper Berries is simmering away as I type). However, I have been known to dip into some other books – I’ve even dived in and swum around for a year or so in one or two.

So here is my first recommendation:

The Hairy Dieters

The Hairy Dieters

Book: ‘The Hairy Dieters’ by Dave Myers and Si King.

Contains: 77 recipes

I’ve Cooked: 17 recipes so far (all have cooked well and tasted good)

Favourites: ‘Chicken Korma’ (in the ‘Fakeaways’ chapter) and ‘Salmon with Chilli Ginger Sauce’

The List So Far:

17 down, 60 to go

17 down, 60 to go

 

 

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