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Cooking TV programmes 2 Feb to 8 Feb 2013 UK

Cooking TV programs 2 Feb to 8 Feb 2013 UK

Saturday 2 Feb 2013

BBC1       10.00am Saturday Kitchen Live –       James Martin

BBC1       11.30am The Good Cook

BBC2       12.00am Indian Food Made Easy        Anjum Anand

BBC2       5.30pm The Great Comic Relief Bake Off

Sunday 3 Feb 2013

Ch4         9.30pm Sunday Brunch

BBC2       10.00pm Saturday Kitchen Best Bites

BBC2        11.30pm The Little Paris Kitchen     Rachel Khoo

BBC2        4.10pm The Great Comic Relief Bake Off

Monday 4 Feb 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Jamie Oliver

Ch4         12.35pm River Cottage Veg Heroes

BBC2      3.15pm Rick Stein’s Far Eastern Odyssey    Rick Stein

BBC2      7.30pm Great British Menu

BBC2      8.30pm Food & Drink    Michel Roux Jr  new 1/6 series

Tuesday  5 Feb 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Jamie Oliver

BBC2      3.15pm Rick Stein’s Far Eastern Odyssey    Rick Stein

BBC2      7.30pm Great British Menu

BBC2      8.00pm The Mary Berry Story

Wednesday 6 Feb 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Jamie Oliver

BBC2      3.15pm Rick Stein’s Far Eastern Odyssey    Rick Stein

BBC2      7.30pm Great British Menu

BBC2       8.00pm The Hairy Dieters Everyday Gourmets 2  Si King and Dave Meyers

Thursday 7 Feb 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Jamie Oliver

BBC2      3.15pm Rick Stein’s Far Eastern Odyssey    Rick Stein

BBC2      7.30pm Great British Menu

Friday 8 Feb 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Jamie Oliver

BBC2      3.15pm Rick Stein’s Far Eastern Odyssey    Rick Stein

BBC2      7.30pm Great British Menu

 


Enjoy great cooking……………………..


Cooking TV programmes 4 Jan to 11 Jan 2013

Cooking TV programs 4 Jan to 11 Jan 2013

Friday 4 Jan 2013

BBC2       10.45am Great British Bake Off 9/10                 Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry

BBC2       11.45am Great British Bake Off 10/10                Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry

BBC2       12.45pm Great British Food Revival 5/10 Clarissa Dickson Wright

Saturday 5 Jan 2013

BBC1       10.00am Saturday Kitchen Live –       James Martin, Tom Kerridge and Rachel Allen

BBC1       11.30am Baking Made Easy 6/6           Lorraine Pascal

BBC2       12.00am Indian Food Made Easy 1/6                 Anjum Anand

BBC2       4.00pm Great British Food 6/10         Matt Tebutt

BBC2       6.30pm The Hairy Dieters How to Love Food and Loose Weight 3/4
Si King and Dave Meyers

Sunday 6 Jan 2013

BBC2       5.30pm The Hairy Dieters How to Love Food and Loose Weight 4/4 
Si King and Dave Meyers

Monday 7 Jan 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Lamb Lollipops    Jamie Oliver

Ch5         1.45pm Reza Spice                Prince of Reza       Rambagh Place     Reza Mahammad

Tuesday  8 Jan 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Chicken Dim Sum                 Jamie Oliver

Ch5         1.45pm Reza Spice Prince of Reza       Umaid Bhawan Palace        Reza Mahammad

Ch5         7.00pm Great Northern Cookbook     Sean Wilson

Wednesday 9 Jan 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Crispy Duck           Jamie Oliver

Ch5         1.45pm Reza Spice                Prince of Reza       Deogarh Mahal     Reza Mahammad

Thursday 10 Jan 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Moroccan Bream   Jamie Oliver

Ch5         1.45pm Reza Spice                Prince of Reza       Lake Palace           Reza Mahammad

Ch5         700pm Great Northern Cookbook      Sean Wilson

Friday 11 Jan 2013

Ch4         12.05pm Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals      Crispy Duck           Jamie Oliver

Ch5         1.45pm Reza Spice                Prince of Reza       Reza Mahammad


Anjum Anand Anum’s Indian Vegetarian Feast

Anjum Anand has a new vegetarian cookbook, Anum’s Indian Vegetarian Feast due to be published 27 September 2012.

A selection of recipes from the new cookbook appeared in the Daily Mail weekend magazine Sat 15 September 2012.

They include:

  • Pistachio cakes with orange syrup and dates
  • Aubergines with spiced yoghurt
  • Vegetable and lentil bulgar
  • Keralan coconut curry
  • Best ever Bombay potatoes

You can review the recipes by logging in to the Daily Mail e paper website.

To read about the new cook book and read reviews (once book is published),  see

 

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New cook books due September 2012

News about the cook books being published in September 2012.

The next instalment of new cookbooks published September 2012 – thanks to Amazon – comprising a set of links that provide detailed book information, price options and reviews. There are many new exciting cookbooks being published and a number of them will have tv programmes associated with them to view. So we thought we could do the work to help you review those books that may be of interest to you.

In the New Cook Book Review food blog we are excited by the many new cook books and TV shows due this month. We will aim to provide up to date information about these new TV shows and the new cookbooks. Our articles will try and uncover the best available shows and links to recipe listings, tv replays and recipe clips for you to view and select from.

So here is the September 2012 list of new books – just click the image to go to the Amazon link, you can review without buying, we begin with a summary slide show:

The Art of Pasta by Lucio Galletto and David Dale

Jerusalem by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi

Jamie Oliver 15 Minute Meals by Jamie Oliver

Anjum’s Indian Vegetarian Feast by Anjum Anand

Masterchef (TM): The Ultimate Cookbook

Nigellissima: Instant Italian Inspiration by Nigella Lawson

Kitchin Suppers by Tom Kitchin

The Kitchen Diaries II by Nigel Slater

Eat Like an Italian by Catherine Fulvio

Pocket Wine Book 2013 by Oz Clarke

Orient Express: Fast Food from the Eastern Mediterranean by Silvena Rowe

Jamie – King of the Kitchen A biography


Cookbooks and kitchen products for the Cook Book Review foodblog readers in the USA
Our Amazon link to book store shoplocator

 

 


Christmas Recipes and Cookbooks Jamie’s Ministry of Food, Nigella Lawson Christmas Food, Anjum Anand Indian Food, Rachel Allen’s Bake

Christmas Recipes and Cookbooks: Jamie’s Ministry of Food, Nigella Lawson Christmas Food, Anjum Anand Indian Food, Rachel Allen’s Bake, Rick Stein Coast to Coast.


For Christmas cookbooks, from the top selling cookbooks: see reviews below –

 

ONE: Jamie’s Ministry of Food: Anyone Can Learn to Cook in 24 Hours by Jamie Oliver:

A new book from Jamie, to go with the TV series, a very popular program and a very popular cookbook. The basic theme is that anyone can cook in 24 hours. Also new magazine out this week.

TWO: Nigella Lawson Nigella Christmas Food, Family, Friends, Festivities Nigella Christmas: Food, Family, Friends, Festivities 

Nigella gives us some wonderful recipes: (Thanks to the Mail on Sunday).

Yes Nigella Lawson is at her best when it come to Christmas and cooking and by public request her is a new Nigella Lawson book of Christmas. Here is Nigella’s reply and scintillating Christmas cookbook.

Special deal low price. Nigella Christmas: new book avaiable from Amazon
In Amazon’s review of Nigella’s new book:

‘She makes cooking seem like a real pleasure’ – Aileen Reed, Sunday Telegraph

‘A true cook with a valuable message and a groundbreaking show…she brings to life the sensual aspect of cooking’ – The New York Times *

How to Eat: ‘I love How to Eat: its prose, its intelligence and, above all, its workable, soul-warming recipes’ – Nigel Slater”

 

THREE: Indian Food Made Easy by Anjum Anand

 

Anjum Anand ~ Indian Food Made Easy ~ BBC ~ Recipes

Anjum is from London and she has studied in Geneva, Paris and Madrid. New book ~ Indian Food Made Easy ~ Anjum Anand (Amazon book offer) and more details of Anjum and her background.

Episode One ~ Recipes

Anjum shows Panthea, a good friend who cannot cook, how to prepare various Indan foods and then they sell them at a stall at the Sherborne Country Fair.

  • Coconut and chilli pan-fried halibut
  • Quick pan-fried halibut
  • Potato and pea samosas
  • Savoury semolina cake
  • Succulent chicken tikka wrap
  • Tandoori lamb wrap
  • Paneer, mushroom and spinach wrap
  • Green chutney
  • Chopped salad with peanuts
  • Strawberry lassi

Episode Two ~ recipes

Anjum shows her university friend, Alex, how to cook Indian food and not to buy a takeaway for his boys’ night in. The highlight is watching the FA cup. 

  • Spiced lamb burgers with herbed yoghurt
  • Oven-fried chilli chicken
  • Smashed-fried potatoes
  • Paneer
  • Paneer and vegetable skewers
  • Fennel seed drop-biscuits
  • Indian scrambled eggs
  • Mango smoothie

Episode Three ~ recipes

Off to the Charlton House hotel in Somerset to see how Indian cuisine goes down in the healthy spa environment.

  • Southern Indian mixed vegetable dish (Avial)
  • Sweet saffron yoghurt (shrikand)
  • Creamy lentil and rice dish (khicheri)
  • Peppery hot cabbage salad
  • Slightly sweet Bengal gram lentil curry
  • Spiced fried okra

Episode Four ~ recipes

An Essex firestation and teaching Paul Pemberton how to cook authentic Indian dishes.

  • Bengali-style aubergine cooked in yoghurt
  • Lamb with green chillies
  • Naan bread
  • Jaggery-caramelised walnuts

Episode Five ~ recipes

To Cornwall and help for two chefs when preparing a curry night at the Little Cornish Curry Company.

  • Green coconut fish curry
  • Lemon rice
  • Spiced crab cakes with tamarind mayonnaise
  • Mussels with dry coconut

Episode Six ~ recipes

A review of how each of the chefs has managed since Anjum had visited them.

  • Honey-roasted spicy leg of lamb
  • Wild mushroom pilaff
  • Paneer with spinach
  • Peshwari naan
  • Charentais melon rasayana
  • The ultimate masala tea

Indian Food Made Easy ~ Anjum Anand cookbook 

FOUR: Bake by Rachel Allen

The bestselling author, Rachel Allen, is back with a collection of delicious and easy cakes and bakes, tarts and pies, quiches and casseroles from her brand new TV series.

Amazon reviews: “What could be better than the smell of freshly baked bread or the joy of eating warm cookies straight from the oven? Do you pine for the pleasures of gingerbread houses and holiday delights or the warming goodness of home baked casseroles? These are just some of the treats that await in Bake, which ties in with Rachel’s brand new TV series. She shares both the sweet and the savoury sides of baking, whether quick snacks, wholesome breads and pies, exotic cakes and tarts or easy baked meals for friends and family. Fully illustrated with beautiful food photography including step-by-steps to take the mystery out of traditional baking and pastry making. Rachel also offers troubleshooting techniques for common problems and wheat or gluten-free recipes so nobody is left out of the fun! Rachel’s friendly and expert tuition make this easy-to-use book the best friend to every home baker.Recipes include: / Cardamon bread / Crispy bacon and cheddar bread / Paper-thin cripbreads, cheese straws and pretzels / Pork, chorizo and spinach pie / Beef pasties with mint, ginger and peas / Baked cheese fondue in a pumpkin / Smoked salmon and leek gratin / Seville orange meringue pie / Cornish saffron cake / Lime and yoghurt cake with rosewater and pistachios”

FIVE: Rick Stein’s Coast to Coast by Rick Stein

Synopsis ~ Thanks to Amazon:

Rick Stein’s passion for fresh, well-sourced food has taken him from continent to continent, across magnificent shorelines and to the very best produce the coast has to offer. From Fresh grilled cod with shellfish in garlic butter at the tip of St Ives, to Cured red duck breasts with melon, soy and pickled ginger in Sydney Harbour, this collection of over 130 recipes evokes all the pleasure and flavour associated with the coast. Chapters are organised by region: healthy salads inspired by the Californian ocean, sumptuous starters fit for French cuisine, modern light lunches such as Japanese sashimi and Moroccan tagines, and main courses using fresh fruit, vegetables, fish, meat, poultry and game from the most fertile coastal regions in the world.There are classic treats such as Toad-in-the-hole with porcini mushrooms and onion gravy, staple fish masterpieces such as Poached sea trout with sorrel hollandaise, and tasty favourites from your treasured holiday destinations: Seafood Paella, Goan Curry, Welsh Cawl and Clam Chowder.

All this, plus a delicious range of puddings including Hot bread pudding with armagnac sauce, Lemon Possett and Poached pears with mulberries and mascarpone ice cream. With brand-new recipes and a fresh design, “Coast to Coast” contains Rick Stein’s most popular dishes drawn from many years of travelling the culinary globe. Easy to follow and quick to inspire, this cookbook will bring all the flavour of the coast into the comfort of your own home.


Top 15 ~ Best selling Cookbooks by Jamie Oliver, Nigella Lawson, Rachel Allen, Gary Rhodes, Rick Stein, Marco Pierre White, James Martin, Gordon + Tana Ramsay and Anjum Anand

Top 15 ~ Best selling Cookbooks by Jamie Oliver, Nigella Lawson, Rachel Allen, Gary Rhodes, Rick Stein, Marco Pierre White, James Martin, Gordon + Tana Ramsay and Anjum Anand

There is a tremendous interest in tv cookery programs at the moment, we all love to watch our chefs go through their paces. Finding new recipes and ways of cooking are exciting. This blog tries hard to keep up to date with the new tv shows, when they are on and comments about them and as a way of helping you select the show or shows you want to watch. 

Also many folks would like to buy the cookbooks that accompany a particular tv program and to service that need we have links to Amazon with very good and fair prices, also free postage for orders over £15. An avalanche of cookbooks are tumbling out and if you are interested in buying one of the new cook books then by following the links below you can read the customer reviews.

Cook Yourself Thin ~

Rachel Allen ~ Rachel's Food for Living

Indian Food Made Easy ~ Anjum Anand

Rick Stein ~ Mediterranean Escapes

Jamie Oliver ~ Jamie at Home

Gordon Ramsay ~ Gordon Ramsay's Fast Food

Nigella Lawson ~ Nigella Express

Indian Every Day ~ Anjum Anand

Marco Pierre White ~ The Devil in the Kitchen

Tana Ramsay ~ Tana Ramsay's Real Family Food

Nigella Lawson ~ How to be a Domestic Goddess

James Martin ~ Desserts

James Martin ~ The Great British Village Show Cookbook

Hell's Kitchen ~ Marco Pierre White

Feast ~ Nigella Lawson

Marco Pierre White ~ White Heat

 

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Anjum Anand ~ Indian Food Made Easy ~ BBC2 recipes

Anjum Anand ~ Indian Food Made Easy ~ BBC ~ Recipes

Anjum is from London and she has studied in Geneva, Paris and Madrid. New book ~ Indian Food Made Easy ~ Anjum Anand (offer £6.75) and more details of Anjum and her background.

Episode One ~ Recipes

Anjum shows Panthea, a good friend who cannot cook, how to prepare various Indan foods and then they sell them at a stall at the Sherborne Country Fair.

Coconut and chilli pan-fried halibut
Quick pan-fried halibut
Potato and pea samosas
Savoury semolina cake
Succulent chicken tikka wrap
Tandoori lamb wrap
Paneer, mushroom and spinach wrap
Green chutney
Chopped salad with peanuts
Strawberry lassi

Episode Two ~ recipes

Anjum shows her university friend, Alex, how to cook Indian food and not to buy a takeaway for his boys’ night in. The highlight is watching the FA cup. 

Spiced lamb burgers with herbed yoghurt
Oven-fried chilli chicken
Smashed-fried potatoes
Paneer
Paneer and vegetable skewers
Fennel seed drop-biscuits
Indian scrambled eggs
Mango smoothie

Episode Three ~ recipes

Off to the Charlton House hotel in Somerset to see how Indian cuisine goes down in the healthy spa environment.

Southern Indian mixed vegetable dish (Avial)
Sweet saffron yoghurt (shrikand)
Creamy lentil and rice dish (khicheri)
Peppery hot cabbage salad
Slightly sweet Bengal gram lentil curry
Spiced fried okra

Episode Four ~ recipes

An Essex firestation and teaching Paul Pemberton how to cook authentic Indian dishes.

Bengali-style aubergine cooked in yoghurt
Lamb with green chillies
Naan bread
Jaggery-caramelised walnuts

Episode Five ~ recipes

To Cornwall and help for two chefs when preparing a curry night at the Little Cornish Curry Company.

Green coconut fish curry
Lemon rice
Spiced crab cakes with tamarind mayonnaise
Mussels with dry coconut

Episode Six ~ recipes

A review of how each of the chefs has managed since Anjum had visited them.

Honey-roasted spicy leg of lamb
Wild mushroom pilaff
Paneer with spinach
Peshwari naan
Charentais melon rasayana
The ultimate masala tea

Indian Food Made Easy ~ Anjum Anand (book £6.75)