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James Martin Home Comforts at Christmas 2015

BBC 1 James Martin Home Comforts at Christmas

Daily at 3.40pm on BBC1 superchef, James Martin prepares us for Christmas, providing his usual mix of tips and tricks to save you time and stress on the big day.

See all video clips from theHome Com forts show

  • Victorian boar’s head cake
  • Fish cakes with chive beurre blanc
  • Butter chicken curry and chapatti
  • Frozen berry delice
  • Smoked salmon and chive choux buns with watermelon and feta bites
  • Lobster thermidor
  • Mini cranberry panettones with rum butter
  • Christmas pan bagnat
  • James’s gingerbread garage
  • History foods: 19th Century roast beef & plum pudding
  • Christmas roast duck
  • Chicken, Madeira and mushroom casserole
  • Mussel, pumpkin and saffron soup
  • Gâteau Mont Blanc
  • Treacle sponge pudding with spiced pears
  • Christmas barbecued coconut prawns and chicken tikka
  • Roast partridge with buckwheat salad
  • Beef stew with fluffy dumplings
  • Marmalade and mustard gammon with parsley sauce
  • Christmas tree pavlova
  • Roast pheasant with ravioli and wild mushrooms
  • Salmon gravadlax with Champagne mustard
  • James Martin’s ultimate macaroni cheese
  • Cheat’s salmon coulibiac
  • Clementine syllabub and crêpes Suzette
  • Curried cauliflower soup
  • Beef consommé with tortellini
  • Pork fest
  • Christmas cake wreath
  • Halibut with spicy kimchi
  • Home Comforts at Christmas
  • History foods: Historical gingerbread
  • History foods: Dickensian roast goose
  • History foods: 18th century mince pies
  • Miraculous Make Ahead
  • Trail: Home Comforts at Christmas

More of James Martin

James Martin’s new cookbook is due in hard cover version on the 4 December 2014 consisting of 192 pages.

Presenter of the BBC’s Saturday Kitchen, and formerly a regular team member on Ready Steady Cook, James Martin is one of the UK’s most popular TV chefs, whose enthusiasm and passion for food have won him countless fans. His accessible approach to cooking was showcased in his three previous books for Quadrille, Desserts (2007), Slow Cooking: Mouthwatering Recipes with Minimum Effort (2012) and Fast Cooking: Really Exciting Recipes in 20 Minutes (2013). He makes frequent appearances on food TV programmes as well as demonstrating live at the BBC Good Food Show; he has two restaurants.

James Martin: Home Comforts (63 recipes)


Christmas Kitchen James Martin Dec 2014

James Martin introduces a new selection of Christmas fare for 2014.

For 2015 see

James Martin Home Comforts at Christmas

This year’s show runs all week at 3.40 pm BBC1 and has another 5 shows next week as well! A total of 10 episodes 50 minutes each.

Get a head start by recording the show and watching when you get home.

See James Martin’s Best selling cookbooks and reviews.

James is assisted in the show, with recipes from Brian Turner, Gennaro Contaldo, Ching-He Huang, Adam Byatt, Glynn Purnell, Nathan Outlaw and Jason Atherton.

Series Two:

Episode One -Monday 8 December: Brian Turner and Ching-He Huang

Watch SERIES 2 EPISODE 1 on BBC iPlayer

Episode Two – Tuesday 9 December: Brian Turner and Adam Byatt

Watch SERIES 2 EPISODE 2 on BBC iPlayer

Episode Three – Wednesday 10 December: Brain Turner and Glynn Purnell


Episode Four – Thursday 11 December: Brian Turner and Nathan Outlaw

Episode Five – -Friday 12 December: Brian Turner and Jason Atherton


Christmas shopping in our warehouse selection, toys, gifts and more…..

James Martin’s Christmas kitchen last year 2013, with more recipe links.


Home Chef with Neven Maguire

Neven Maguire returns with the latest series of Home Chef and enjoys master classes from many highly esteemed Irish based chefs followed by Neven’s cooking a family favourite recipe.

Episode One : RTE1 AT 7.30 PM Wednesday 22nd Jan 2014

The first program takes Neven to the wonderful Ashford Castle in Cong, Co Mayo and we are introduced to the fine chef, Stefan Matz. Stefan is the German born head chef of Ashford castle and the g Hotel.

Recipes this evening begin with Stefan Matz:

  • organic salmon with scallops and a Connemara malt whiskey sauce

Neven based in the McNean restaurant prepares:

  • assiette of pork
  • dessert of brandy snaps with passion fruit ice cream dessert
  • raspberry caviar

Later in the series we visit Anair in Co Galway.

If you live in Ireland on can access RTE1 then a very enjoyable time to be had!


Episode Two : RTE1 AT 7.30 PM Wednesday 29th Jan 2014

Our second programme in the new Home Chef series, sees Neven Maguire head off to the absolutely fantastic, Sheen Falls Lodge in Kenmare, Co Kerry.


The head chef of Sheen Falls, Philip Brazil prepares:

  • a trio of Kerry Lamb, to include a braised shoulder, smoked loin and a roast rack of lamb with a rosemary, thyme and poitin sauce and a Parmesan and rooster potato souffle

Neven returns to his restaurant and in the kitchen, prepares:

  • monkfish with gnocchi, wild mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes and saffron veloute
  • a pudding of apple tart and custard



The 2 day new year diet recipes Daily Mail Sat 4 Mon 6 Tues 7 Jan 2014

Free in the Daily Mail Sat 4 Jan 2014 the 2 Day new year diet magazine with recipes.

If you missed the free booklet you can still order it using your points, see below.

With 54 recipes the new 2-Day New Year Diet starts in today’s Daily Mail as a free glossy magazine and continues all next week!

The recipes are listed below and the link to each one for Monday.

You can read the story of what the new diet can do for you at the Daily Mail we lost 10 stone on the 2 day diet. Real people who have tried this successful approach to diet give their experiences and explain what the diet has done for them.

Read about the 2 Day diet books…. Low cost…

The Official 5:2 fast diet Mimi Spencer in Mail you mag 19 Jan 2014

To help us lose weight, be healthy and start the new year feeling great! The Daily Mail 2 day new year diet is a refined version of the very successful book by Michelle and Tony, see below.

The 2-Day Diet Diet Dr Michelle Harvie and Professor Tony Howell free in Daily Mail

The 2-Day Diet: Diet Two Days a Week – Eat Normally for Five What is in the book?

As you need to diet for only 2 days with loads of excellent food that can be eaten on diet days, I don’t know how the diet is able to produce the results that it has!

So the slimming this time is achieved by eating risottos, stews and even pudding! Wow!

You will not need to count calories – which would have to be worked out very carefully as not all calorie calculations provide useful information.

Best thing you don’t go hungry.

The research originally studied over 1,000 women and the effects of the 2 day diet were stunning.

Recipes from the booklet free on Sat 6 Jan include:

  • Bacon and scrambled egg muffins
  • Roast tomato and basil soup
  • Roast chicken casserole
  • Pecan baked pears
  • Spiced chocolate yoghurt
  • Sun dried tomato and garlic omelette
  • Hearty Goulash
  • Mixed berry crumble
  • Winter warming porridge
  • Harissa chicken with lime and coriander corn
  • Prawn pea and lemon risotto
  • Upside down strawberry cheesecake
  • Berry ricotta pancakes
  • Roasted spicy cauliflower and chickpea soup
  • Baked cod
  • Warm spiced apples
  • Mexican egg on toast
  • Smoked salmon and cucumber open sandwich
  • Grilled lamb with Tzatziki
  • Mocha almond crunch creams
  • missed the 2 Day Diet booklet, click here…

Recipes Monday 6 Jan 2014:

Recipes Tuesday 7 Jan 2014: 

  • Salmon stir fry
  • Vegetable lasagne
  • Lemon and berry jellies
  • Pork Burgers, sweet potato chips
  • Chicken and Tarragon crumble
  • Smoked ham and spinach pizza
  • recipes Tuesday 7 Jan at Daily Mail

Read about the strategy behind the diet, why you don’t need to eat lettuce and won’t go hungry.

So remember to collect more recipes each day with the Daily Mail this week!

Please remember to take medical advice before embarking on any dietary changes!

Read reviews and compare costs:

The 5 2 bikini diet Jacqueline Whitehart 140 recipes


* Before adopting a new diet or change to your eating of any kind – speak with your doctor to ensure there is no risk to your health.


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Episode ten Party Food Ultimate Home Cooking

Ultimate Home Cooking – 10 Party Food

Gordon Ramsay

Week two of the new Ultimate Cooking series – this episode Party Food.

Episode 10: Party Food Friday 24 October 2013 Channel 4 12.05 pm

Gordon cooks superb party food for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Recipes in this episode include:

  • spicy Mexican eggs
  • an orange and coriander cured side of salmon
  • pulled pork with chipotle mayo

Read reviews of Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking 

Gordon’s new book was published 29 August 2013, Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking – a new cookbook with 120 recipes, followed by a new TV series of 20 episodes start Monday 14 October Channel 4 at 12.05pm.

To read book details and reviews of Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking – and to see where to purchase a copy of Gordon Ramsay’s Home Cooking book in the UK.

Home cook with Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking – TV series 14 Oct 2013 episodes + recipes links

Watch Episodes Gordon Ramsay’s Home Cooking -watch again on 4oD

Next Episode

Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking Episode  11American


Previous episodes:


Gordon Ramsay Ultimate Home Cooking recipe links 2 Mail on Sunday You mag 22 Sept 2013

The Mail on Sunday in You magazine recipes 2: a second free 24 page booklet with recipes from the Gordon Ramsay Ultimate Home Cooking cookbook.

The new cookbook from Gordon is called Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking with over 100 recipes. The recipes are set out over the day Breakfast, Dinner and Lunch -the new book is published by Hodder Stoughton.

Home with Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking – TV series starts 14 October 2013

Watch the exclusive Gordon Ramsay advert on Youtube.

Recipes in Mail on Sunday free magazine today:

Last weeks recipes in You magazine by Gordon Ramsay Ultimate Home Cooking recipe links Mail on Sunday You mag 15 Sept 2013


More recipes from Gordon Home cooking on You:

Read the You article Food special part one: Gordon Ramsay’s ultimate home cooking

Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Home Cooking – New Cookbook review and TV series  Gordon

Ramsay Ultimate Home Cooking free recipe links with Mail on Sunday 1 Sept 2013


The recipes in You magazine are from the new book. Some recipes are available on the Mail on Sunday website.

A new TV series will accompany the Ultimate Home Cookery book, due later in the UK but the New TV show is airing in Canada Gordon Ramsay Ultimate Home Cookery TV series Food Network Canada

The new series will develop recipes around Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Starting with breakfast, each episode will follow a day in the life of the Ramsay house as Gordon cooks with his children and then eats with his family.

We see a Gordon Ramsay that we heardly ever see! Gordon is so relaxed, patient and enjoying having fun. The new series will be a fun and family time.
There are 20 episodes of Gordon’s Ultimate Home Cooking each covering a specific area:

  • American
  • Big & Bold
  • Classics With A Twist
  • Comfort Food
  • Food For Friends
  • French
  • Healthy
  • Hearty
  • Italian
  • Light
  • Middle Eastern
  • More Healthy Recipes
  • Party Food
  • Picnic Day
  • South East Asian
  • Special Occasions
  • Street Food
  • The Food I Grew Up On
  • Thrifty
  • Vegetarian

Gordon’s previous cookbook Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Cooking course is on offer now for £5 !!! see book details – Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Cookery Course 100 recipes to stake your life on and to compare book costs and see where to buy Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Cookery Course in the UK.

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Jamie Oliver’s money saving meals- 3 Salmon recipes + links

Episode 3 of 6: Salmon Monday 16 September 2013 at 8.00 pm C4

Jamie Oliver Save with Jamie Shop smart, Cook clever, Waste less

Program Three Salmon – Money saving meals on a budget

In the third episode Jamie is preparing nutritious meals using salmon.

Great new series and book, to see the new cookbook and see offers check out Save with Jamie: Shop Smart, Cook Clever, Waste Less

Recipes this evening include:

Cookbook reviews:

Jamie shows a takeaway lover how to make a beautiful lamb burger for a fraction of the price of his usual Friday night fast food treat and will surprise a food waster in her home and shows her how to make delicious things from the bread she normally chucks away.

Video clips:

Read more about the new cookbook and see offers at Save with Jamie: Shop Smart, Cook Clever, Waste Less and see Jamie talk about the new book.

Book review Jamie Oliver Save with Jamie

Jamie Oliver Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 1 Brisket of Beef recipes

Jamie Oliver Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 2 Roast Shoulder of Pork

Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 1 Brisket of Beef recipes

Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 2 Roast Shoulder of Pork

Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 4 Roast Chicken

Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 5 Roast Lamb

Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 6 Roast Ham Hocks


Next programme is due Monday 23 September 2013 at 8.00 pm C4 Chicken
In Canada:  Save with Jamie on the Food Network

Jamie Oliver Jamie’s money saving meals Episode 4 Chicken recipes + links


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Gwyneth Paltrow – Its all good Delicious easy recipes that will make you look good and feel great YOU magazine

It’s All Good: Delicious, Easy Recipes That Will Make You Look Good and Feel Great
by Gywneth Paltrow

This is an important book. Gwyneth Paltrow – like many of us – has had major health issues and was advised that she needed to alter her diet and her approach to life and stress.  Gwyneth has had a number of miscarriages as well. After another recent set of health issues, when Gwyneth went for a number of tests – she found she had a anemia and a cyst.

‘I was a mess. I was vitamin-D deficient, I had anaemia, I had thyroid issues, my liver was congested, I had hormonal imbalances and a benign tumour on my ovary that had to be removed – I mean, it was crazy. I knew it was time for change.

Gywneth was advised on her diet and the need a dietary changes and also emotional changes too. Taking the experts advice on how she needed to amend her diet, brings us to the recipes in the new book. The recipes were developed to meet the exacting demands of cutting out numerous foods on the elimination diet she was advised to follow.

Many diets and health plans are now available, one for example is Dr Junger’s Clean Program and by comparing numerous diet plans Gwyneth has developed a system to identify the numerous diets by using a clever set of icons beside each recipe.

Read about icons, measurements and ingredients.

Buy the book, read reviews and see prices It’s All Good: Delicious, Easy Recipes that Will Make You Look Good and Feel Great currently £12 free delivery UK.


A series of free pull outs based on the new book are being offered in You magazine today (Mar 17) and next week (Mar 24).

Today, recipes include:

  • avocado toast
  • green juice
  • sweet potato and five-spice muffins
  • many-mushrooms soup
  • lentil salad with mustard and tomatoes
  • banana ice cream with sweet and salty roasted almonds
  • Lee’s chopped Vietnamese salad
  • chicken burgers, Thai style
  • grilled salmon with lemon vinaigrette
  • lamb tagine with squash and chickpeas
  • beet salad, spring onion and mint pesto
  • Frankies-esque beet salad
  • simplest beet salad
  • chocolate and almond cupcakes

‘My torment at losing my third baby… and nearly dying’: Gwyneth Paltrow opens heart over devastating miscarriage and how she longs for another child

Gwyneth Paltrow’s recipes exclusive in this weekend’s YOU Magazine March 17


See also previous books:

Notes from my Kitchen Table

My Father’s Daughter: Delicious, Easy Recipes Celebrating Family & Togetherness: Delicious, Easy Recipes Celebrating Family and Togetherness

Gwyneth at book signing:

Gwyneth Paltrow shows off the results of her new diet in tiny shorts


an extract from Gwyneth Paltrow’s new book It’s All Good


Mary Berry Christmas Recipe cards Daily Mail Dec 2012

Remember to collect the Mary Berry Christmas Recipe cards given free daily with the Daily Mail 1 – 8 Dec 2012

Collect 8 free Christmas recipe cards that include:

  • Traditional turkey with lemon and thyme stuffing
  • Chocolate roulade and apple cake
  • Christmas pudding and brandy sauce
  • Classic iced Victorian Christmas cake
  • Minced pies served with mulled wine
  • Gammon with a mango glaze
  • Smoked salmon canapes and stilton tarts
  • Old fashioned trifle plus fish pie

Collect in Tesco, WH Smith and Eason. Read more about Mary Berry’s free Christmas cards at the Daily Mail online.

Mary Berry is a widely respected and long serving UK cookery writer and broadcaster with a total of over 40 cook books to her name, more details on Mary Berry’s cook books.

Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood worked on the popular TV series The Great British bake off. To read about the series link to Amazon to see the cook book and reviews:  Great British Bake Off: How to Bake: The Perfect Victoria Sponge and Other Baking Secrets (Great British Bake Off TV Tie in).

Nigel Slater Dish of the Day: 3 do yourself a flavour Friday 26 October 2012 BBC1 at 7.30 pm.

Dish of the Day: 3 do yourself a flavour Friday 26 October 2012 BBC1 at 7.30 pm.
Nigel Slater

This evening seven more wonderful meals from Nigel, based on the weekly shop, by showing how to turn mundane ingredients into exciting and delicious new flavour combinations.

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.

A Taste of My Life – 10 episodes

The third in the series tonight has the following recipes:

Watch this episode on BBC1, Nigel Slater Kitchen Diaries – 3

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  2 Nov 2012 at 7.30pm BBC1,  4/8 Nigel cooks seven more meals and shows how even the basic of shopping ingredients can be transformed.

Read blog Nigel Slater’s Dish of the Day.

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

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