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Joe wicks Cooking for Family and Friends: 100 Lean Recipes to Enjoy Together

A new book from the @theBodyCoach Joe Wicks – Cooking for Family and Friends at Amazon: 100 Lean Recipes to Enjoy Together.

Finding it difficult to decide what to cook for friends or family groups?

Joe Wicks #thebodycoach has helped hundreds of thousands of people to transform their bodies and improve their health and feel amazing with his effective workouts and simple recipes.

Joe Wicks @thebodycoach new look as he strips off for Mens Health magazine July 2017

Cooking for Family and Friends is a beautifully photographed collection of Joe’s easy favourites and crowd-pleasers, such as Roast Chicken with Celeriac Mash and Bacon Greens, BBQ Ribs with Dirty Corn, and Tandoori Chicken Thighs with Chapattis. All the recipes are big on flavour and packed with the hero ingredients you need to impress your mates, fuel your workout and burn fat.

This weekend – Get in shape for the summer with @thebodycoach Joe Wicks free in The Mail on Sunday

Due 1 June 2017  buy the new book at Amazon currently you can order a copy for half- price Joe Wicks Cooking for family and friends

Recipe links to Joe Wicks in the Daily Mail:

Daily Mail Joe Wicks – The Body Coach 
Joe Wicks, part two: Chicken & leek gnocchi bake 
Joe Wicks, part two: Lamb madras curry 
Joe Wicks, part two: Banana, rum & raisin ‘ice cream’ 
Joe Wicks, part two: American-style blueberry pancakes
Joe Wicks, part two: Carmela’s spaghetti bolognese 
Joe Wicks, part two: Parma ham, fig & goat’s cheese salad 
Joe Wicks, part two:  Grilled prawn & halloumi salad
Some recipe links at Joe Wicks recipes on Pinterest

So good health – but be careful and note the warnings in each of his books before exercising.

Lorraine Pascal Eating Well Made Easy published 27 August 2015

Lorraine Pascal has a new book called Eating Well Made Easy to be published on 27 August 2015

Review to follow…..

Recipes from the Mail on Sunday:

For current details of Lorraine’s new book, see:

Amazon Eating Well Made Easy: Deliciously healthy recipes for everyone, every day


Some links for the latest healthy cooking ideas:

Cookbook store for all types of books on cooking

Some new approaches to healthy eating:

Simply Nigella Feel Good Food published 8 Oct 2015
Jamie Oliver Everyday super food
Rick Stein From Venice to Istanbul published 30 Jul 2015

Tom Kerridge cooks Christmas recipes BBC2 Mon 16 Dec 2013

Watch Tom Kerridge as he swoops through Christmas on BBC2 at 8.30 pm.

See how to make stuffed turkey breast covered with a pistachio and dried cranberry crumble topping.

Watch Tom Kerridge cooks Christmas again…. while available…

The Hand and Flowers is Tom Kerridge’s pub a two Michelin starred eatery.

Tom Kerridge cookbooks

See Tom’s page at Good Food and recipes:

Christmas cake trifle from Perfect the TV show

In praise of Tom Kerridge


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James Martin’s United Cakes of America program all episodes + recipes 24 Feb 2013

James Martin’s United Cakes of America Good Food channel started – 24 Feb 2013

A new series on the Good Food channel HD 247 -Sky and 260 Virgin where James Martin gets to combine his love of food, cooking, the USA and driving.

Black Friday
Sweet – 8 Oct 2015 by James Martin

Jamie Oliver Everyday super food published 27 August 2015

There are 15 episodes where James visits Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, Baltimore, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Harlem, Connecticut, Hartford, Boston, Massachusetts and Salem.

There is no book for the USA series, however James does have a desserts cookbook, see James Martin’s cookbooks for all his books.

Episode 1: Virginia

James begins in Virginia on his American cake adventure, with classic apple pie visiting a family run bakery that makes pies for presidents and a New Orleans king cake in a southern style bakery in Arlington.

Recipes: apple crumble cake and cinnamon and cream cheese bake.

Episiode 2: Washington DC and Maryland

Next Washington DC for cupcakes and Baltimore to the state dessert of Maryland, a 10-layer, fudge topped, Smith Island cake.

Recipes: cupcakes and chestnut and chocolate cake

Episode 3: Baltimore

Baltimore and the Pimlico cake to Maryland countryside for the peach cake.

Recipes: coffee and rum cake with meringue mushrooms and peach tart

Episode 4: Pennsylvania

Lancaster, Pennsylvania – Amish country. Sampling shoofly pie and twisting Pretzels.

Recipes: treacle pie with a rock salt crumble top and pretzels with ice cream.

Episode 5: Philadelphia

Philadelphia, to taste American treats then the infamous pumpple cake, a cake baked with pies inside.

Recipes: lemon curd butterfly buns, and fire and ice cake

Episode 6: Philadelphia and Brooklyn

Philadelphia and butter cake and key lime pies.

Recipes: fig and butter cake and  lime snow eggs with granola

Episode 7: Manhattan and Brooklyn

The bakery made famous by the TV show Sex and the City and a mobile bakery.

Recipes: instant strawberry gateaux and cornflake cookies.

Episode 8: Manhattan

New York Cheesecake and baked Alaska.

Recipes: cheesecake and baked Alaska.

Episode 9: Brooklyn

Brooklyn and whoopie pies followed by red velvet cake.

Recipes: whoopie pies and chocolate cola cake.

Episode 10: Harlem and Connecticut

Harlem for carrot cake.  Glastonbury in Connecticut, a blueberry farm which is over 100 years old and blueberry muffins.

Recipes: carrot cake and toasted blueberry muffin

Episode 11: Connecticut

A diner, for a pancake breakfast then a strawberry shortcake.

Recipes: bacon waffles with maple syrup and strawberry shortbread

Episode 12: Hartford

Connecticut for a Jewish holiday honey cake and the chocolate chip cookie.

Recipes: spiced oatmeal and treacle cake and chocolate chip biscotti biscuits.

Episode 13: Boston

Boston to a hotel to study Boston cream pie and then the chocolate brownie.

Recipes: chocolate and coffee meringue cake and chocolate brownie with homemade marshmallow.

Episode 14: Massachussetts

A distillery for rum making and then a boozy rum cake. A visit to a BBQ joint for southern pecan pie.

Recipes: an orange, cherry and kirsch pound cake and banana, pecan and maple syrup cake.

Episode 15: Salem

Salem and donuts.

Recipes: doughnuts and bourbon croissant butter pudding.

Other ides:

Pumpkin pasta with rosemary

James Martin Cake recipes

Read more at the Good Food James Martin’s United Cakes of America.

James martin’s cookbooks:

Rick Steins Cornish Christmas BBC1 5 Dec 2012 recipes

Rick Stein’s Cornish Christmas

Two back to back episodes of the wonderful Rick Stein’s series based in Cornwall.

In this programme Rick Stein takes us on a Christmas journey in the county of Cornwall, enjoying music, food and drink from the county.


More information from the first broadcast in December 2010:

Rick Stein has many books and videos, he has been on TV and has authored many cook books, to read more, select the appropriate link below:

Rick Stein’s Spain: 140 New Recipes Inspired by My Journey Off the Beaten Track
Rick Stein’s Far Eastern Odyssey
My Kitchen Table: 100 Fish and Seafood Recipes
Rick Stein’s Seafood
Rick Stein’s Mediterranean Escapes
Rick Stein’s French Odyssey : Complete BBC Series [DVD]
Rick Stein’s French Odyssey
Coast to Coast: Food from the Lands & Sea Inspired by Travels Across the World
English Seafood Cookery (Cookery Library)

Nigella’s Italian Christmas fabulous festive recipes you magazine

Nigella’s Italian Christmas – fabulous festive recipes. Nigella Lawson.

An exclusive 32 page special pull-out free with You magazine in the Mail on Sunday 25 November 2012.

The cook book Nigellissima is a wonderful guide to Nigella’s secrets, read about Nigellissima reads book reviews and book purchase information.

A really inspiring selection of recipes for Christmas, this is Nigella at her best.

See the recipes links at You magazine Nigella’s Italian Christmas:

Read more at Nigella Lawson Nigellissima in the Mail on Sunday You magazine.

Download the free Nigellissima app, see the new Nigella Lawson app.

Video clips from the BBC:

Nigella Lawson’s new book is Nigellissima  read reviews and book information and to purchase – offers on Nigellissima: Instant Italian Inspiration.

Have a Happy Christmas!!!

For the Kindle, Nigellissima on Kindle.


Episode guides to Nigellissima:

Books and cookware:

Nigel Slater Dish of the Day: 2 Unsung Heroes Friday 19 October 2012 BBC1 at 7.30 pm.

Dish of the Day: 2/8 Unsung Heroes – Friday 19 October 2012 BBC1 at 7.30 pm.
Nigel Slater

Nigel shows how the shy cook can excel by cooking recipes that make the cook shine.

The new cookbook by Nigel Slater is The Kitchen Diaries II, click to read reviews and book information. To see the best offers for the Nigel’s new cookbook, Kitchen Diaries II offers for new books and for used copies used copies of Kitchen Diaries II.

The second in the series tonight has the following recipes:

Watch this episode on BBC1, Nigel Slater Kitchen Diaries – 2 Unsung Heroes

Read about the first episode’s recipes (7) Nigel Slater Dish of the Day: 1 Making the most of it Friday 12 October 2012 BBC1 at 7.30 pm.

Next week 26 Oct 2012 at 7.30pm BBC1,  3/8 Do yourself a flavour Nigel cooks seven more meals and shows how even the basic of shopping ingredients can be transformed.

The dishes next week include:

  • ricotta beefburger
  • sesame seed salmon with mirin
  • lemon and thyme cake

Read blog Nigel Slater’s Dish of the Day.

Nigel Slater page at Amazon and new cookbook Eat, due September 2013 Eat – The Little Book of Fast Food: (Cloth-covered, flexible binding)

Nigel Slater’s Kitchen Diaries II Observer Food Monthly Sept 2012

Program guides, recipes links and information for each episode…..

Nigellissima – Instant Italian Inspiration: episode 2 Taste Mon 1 Oct 2012

Nigella LawsonNigellissima – Instant Italian Inspiration: Taste and Texture
Series 1 episode 2

Second programme, Monday 1 October 2012 at 8:30pm – 9pm on BBC2 and BBC HD  8:30pm

There are 6 episodes in this new inspiring series from Nigella and the second episode recipes include Italian roast chicken, served with a saffron orzotto, and coffee ice cream.

Nigella explains how she finds Italy both her ‘cuisine’ and ‘spiritual’ home. In the sense that bold flavours from Italy can be given the Nigella treatment. “Flavour in technicolor” – to quote Nigella.

Watch the second episode here and learn to use local ingredients to capture Italian textures and flavours.

Nigella Lawson’s new book is Nigellissima  read reviews and book information
and to purchase – offers on Nigellissima: Instant Italian Inspiration.

Would you like the opportunity to meet Nigella? Nigella will be signing copies of her book at stores throughout the UK.

Recipes this episode of Nigellissima:

View the recipes at BBC2 Nigellissima recipes.

Download the free Nigellissima app, see the new Nigella Lawson app.

Typical recipes from the new cookbook, Nigellissima, links to Daily Mail Nigella Lawson site:

For the Kindle, Nigellissima on Kindle.

See recipes from the Nigellissima Mail on Sunday You magazine –  Nigella’s recipes in the Mail in Sunday Nigellissima supplement.

Our Nigella cook ware and living kitchen guide.

Nigel Slater’s Kitchen Diaries II Observer Food Monthly Sept 2012

16 September 2012 -Observer Food Monthly -Nigel Slater’s Kitchen Diaries II

In the September Observer Food Monthly there are recipes from the new cook book by Nigel Slater called Nigel Slater’s Kitchen Diaries II. Sunday 16 Sept 2012.

To read details see the Observer Food Monthly website announcement.

See the video ad and Nigel’s recipes.

More extracts from the new Nigel Slater Kitchen Diaries II in the Observer on Sunday, starting 23 September 2012 and running for three weeks.

See the Observer Food Magazine website at the Guardian for example recipes from the new Kitchen Diaries II cook book…….below….

Nigel Slater: Kitchen Diaries runner beans
Nigel Slater: Kitchen Diaries Slow cooking
Nigel Slater: Kitchen Diaries carb corner

Program guides, recipes links and information for each episode of Dish of the Day..