Whether you are an AGA aficionado or have never cooked on an AGA before, Mary Berry and Lucy Young's new AGA cookbook is just what you need by your side. It is 30 years since AGA first got in touch with Mary Berry about producing the AGA handbook and 15 since she followed it up with Mary Berry's New Aga Cookbook - now she has combined, improved, updated and revamped those books with Lucy's help to produce The Complete Aga Cookbook, which deserves its place on all 21st-century kitchen shelves. There have been many new trends in cooking in the intervening years, and a plethora of new ingredients, and Mary explores them in new recipes, adapting many ideas to the Aga way of cooking. As Mary herself says, an Aga rapidly becomes the centre attraction of the kitchen, acting as a warm focus for family, friends and animals. And cooking on an Aga is a joy: its spacious ovens produce perfectly cooked dishes, time after time. But we haven't forgotten those who cook on conventional cookers and instructions are supplied on each recipe. Complete with all the AGA user information, Mary and Lucy help you get the most out of your AGA as they guide the reader through time- and energy-saving tips - from melting chocolate on the back shelf, to frying drop scones on the Boiling Plate and slow roasting overnight in your Simmering Oven. A few recipes will be familiar (adapted old favourites, which she just couldn't bear to leave out) but, whether new or old, all have been cooked to perfection in the Aga, showing how versatile it really is.
A completely new guide to cooking with an Aga using up-to-date ingredients and recipes from the acknowledged expert
Richard Maggs, the 'Aga Doctor' and author of the phenomenally successful series of Aga Tips books, has pooled all of his knowledge and experience of cooking and living with Agas into The Complete Book of Aga Know-How. Everything that needs to be known about any aspect of the Aga will be found within these fact-filled pages. From everyday tips and techniques to quick and easy advice on how to convert recipes in conventional cookery books for the Aga. Straight-forward, common-sense advice on how to get the best out of your two-, three- and four-oven Aga sits alongside indispensable tips such as ensuring you achieve perfect roast potatoes every time. This is the 'missing manual' for Aga owners everywhere.
The Aga is much more than an oven: it's an icon. It's a statement. It's a way of life. Aga cookers have never been more popular, and the queen of Aga cookery is undoubtably Amy Willcock. Here is her definitive Aga Bible, with 300 classic, timeless recipes and bags of advice and tips for Aga owners. Here are all the essential recipes that every Aga owner needs to know - from how to cook a full English breakfast on an Aga, making soups, cooking fish and roasting meats, through to baking pies, cakes and breads. The delicious family food includes Beef stroganoff, Steak, mushroom and horseradish pudding, and Bacon and egg pie, and there are stunning dinner-party recipes such as Rillettes of duck with toasted brioche, Chicken in Marsala with oranges and shallots and Parmigiano, thyme and rosemary risotto. Amy also tempts the tastebuds with a delectable range of desserts and cakes, including Raspberry souffles, Chocolate pecan tart and Lemon meringue cake. And there are 30 new and exclusive recipes, such as Moules marinieres, Crab and coconut soup and Apple and onion tart. All the recipes feature conventional cooking instructions, so even non-Aga owners can enjoy Amy's tasty dishes.
This is Mary Berry's collection of her favourite dishes that she cooks everyday for her family and friends. Mary and her close friend and assistant, Lucy Young, provide over 150 simply prepared, delicious, reliable recipes for lunch, dinner and parties. Whether you need food for two or twenty, Mary and Lucy have included plenty of starters, mains, sides and puds, together with invaluable advice on cooking for all occasions. And no book from the Queen of Cakes would be complete without some mouth-watering, foolproof bakes. Mary invites you to enjoy afternoon tea, with an array of delicious cakes, traybakes and dainty treats. It has been nearly twenty years since Mary Berry first wrote At Home, and in this new edition she has extensively revised and updated many of her classic dishes as well as adding 60 brand new recipes. Mary Berry’s Baking Bible is the only baking book you’ll ever need, and Mary Berry & Lucy Young At Home takes care of every other mealtime.
Cook Up a Feast provides you with 150 foolproof recipes perfect for every special occasion, with easy to follow step-by-step instructions from delicious party bites to gorgeous desserts. Mary Berry and Lucy Young's straightforward advice will guarantee stress-free entertaining every time, from how to plan a party, to menu planners that will help you choose the best dishes for feasts or themed parties. There is plenty of great advice to help you prepare ahead - cooking for friends will always be a pleasure, and can help you bring to life the party you've dreamed of.
Following on from the success of her brilliant Aga Year cookbook, Louise Walker tackles the favourite meal of Aga owners everywhere: the Sunday roast Lavish photography illustrates over 70 recipes for all things roasted. Drawing on inspiration from Britain and beyond, Louise Walker showcases a rich array of old and much-loved favourites, many with a satisfyingly delicious twist, alongside more exotic roasted dishes from Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, and beyond. There are master classes on jointing, carving, and serving, as well as a wealth of stuffings and accompaniments. To round off the book, Louise includes some invaluable and timely ideas for what to do with your roasted leftovers. Aga Roast is a stunning and significant addition to any Aga library.
Let Mary solve all your Christmas troubles with this fabulous collection of her favourite Christmas recipes. Mary Berry's Christmas Collection combines time-honoured festive favourites with a variety of new and exciting dishes to spice up the season. By taking the traditional Christmas fare and giving it a twist, Mary adds sparkle to every celebration. Simple yet reliable recipes and Mary's handy hints will take the pressure off entertaining, whether it's for the big day itself, a Boxing Day crowd or an intimate New Year family gathering. With an invaluable Christmas Day countdown, sample menus, shopping lists and ever-popular tips on preparing ahead and freezing, this is the must-have companion to the festive season.
Sunday lunch is one of the great British traditions and in Family Sunday Lunches Mary Berry brings together the classics and her own family favourites to create an invaluable all-year-round cookbook. Full of reliable and delicious recipes to suit cosy informal meals and show-stopping feasts for friends, this is more than just a Sunday roast book. Mary brings Sunday lunch right up to date and shares her springtime starters, autumnal fruit pies, slow-cooked casseroles and light summer salads - winter curries, garden buffets, moreish vegetarian meals and divine desserts are included, too. Mary hasn't forgotten the classic roast, though, and has fine-tuned the essential information for each and every one, as well as including all the traditional roast accompaniments - find out how to make the perfect Yorkshire puddings, homemade cranberry sauce and your very own knock-out stuffing. With prepare-ahead tips and Aga cooking instructions, Mary Berry's Family Sunday Lunches is an invaluable addition to every kitchen shelf.
The Traditional Aga Book of Slow Cooking by Louise Walker Of the many things that Agas do well, slow-cooked meals rank among the best. So here are over 100 great recipes; easy, economical and full of rich and vibrant flavours. Braised Chicken and Chicory, Pork with Honey and Apricots and Boston Baked Beans are just a few of the delights in store. The book also includes traditional oven timings, thus enabling all cooks to enjoy these fabulous recipes. Also available is The Traditional Aga Box Set which comprises all three of Louise's Traditional Aga titles.
The official Rayburn cookbook is packed with sensational reicpes and beautiful food photography and marks a significant step-up for Rayburn owners who want to get the most out of their cooker.
With over 650 recipes, this is the biggest ever cookbook from Britain's best-loved cookery writer that no kitchen should be without. This updated edition of Mary's million-selling cookbook is the only Mary Berry book that you need. Every delicious recipe is accompanied by beautiful photography to inspire your cooking, with an eclectic mix of traditional dishes, exotic flavours, and classic Mary Berry recipes. Learn to make every type of dish, including soups, poultry, game, pies, desserts, cakes, and vegetarian favourites. Every enticing chapter starts with a know-how section to get you ready to cook and shows you Mary's trusted tips and tricks. These tried and tested Mary Berry recipes include mouth-watering meals for family and friends no matter the occasion, including hummus, salmon roulade, prawn tacos, chicken pot pie, English roast beef, moussaka, dairy-free lasagne, croissants, key lime pie, and ginger snaps! Perfect for everyday cooks and Mary Berry fans alike, Mary Berry's Complete Cookbook is the crowning glory of every cook's shelf. Previous edition ISBN 9781405370950
Jeanne Lemlin is familiar to a generation of home cooks as a pioneering vegetarian cookbook author whose books—including the James Beard Award-winning Quick Vegetarian Pleasures—present accessible, reliable, and flavorful vegetarian recipes. Now, Lemlin returns to the cookbook shelf for the first time in more than ten years with this dramatic reinvention of her first book—originally published twenty-five years ago as Vegetarian Pleasures: A Menu Cookbook. Simply Satisfying’s more than 200 seasonal recipes showcase readily available ingredients— particularly fresh vegetables, fruits, grains, and beans—as well as straightforward techniques, global influences, and, most delectably and rewardingly, robust flavors. Here are Baked Macaroni and Cheese with Cauliflower and Jalapeños, Fragrant Vegetable Stew with Corn Dumplings, Leek Timbales with White Wine Sauce, Baked Eggplant Stuffed with Curried Vegetables . . . and for dessert, Raspberry Almond Torte, Rhubarb Cobbler, and Cowboy Cookies. Each inviting dish is simple enough to be part of a weeknight meal and certain to satisfy vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike. Lemlin guides cooks through both everyday and special-occasion cooking by offering 50 menu suggestions, helping new vegetarians avoid the “plateful of sides” dilemma, and giving seasoned cooks new ideas for entertaining. And she includes personal tips and a chapter on making “the basics” from scratch. Whether you are a committed vegetarian or an omnivore who enjoys hearty meatless meals, Simply Satisfying may well become your most reliable, trusted source of recipes to make again and again.
There are recipes that can be cooked and stored in advance to dishes perfect for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and beyond. A Christmas Day countdown will ease any concerns over planning for the main event. There are also plentiful suggestions for making the most of leftovers and ideas for forward thinking for each and every occasion. As the year closes in, this is the one book that no Aga cook can afford to be without. Beautiful photography from Carlo Chinca and dashings of seasonal folklore top and tail this unique seasonal collection.
From celebrated food stylist and writer Catherine Hill, comes this sumptuous collection of recipes for all home cooks who love celebrity chefs such as Nigel Slater. From stews to slow-cooked joints to mouth-watering veg dishes, this is a fully illustrated cookbook to be relied upon for delicious, original and low-maintenance meals. With chapters from Friday Night Easy to fabulous Sunday lunches, this is the only cookbook you'll need when the weekend comes round. Catherine Hill's unique cookbook is aimed at everyone who wants to cook at the weekend, whether you have a few friends over for a casual Friday night supper or are going away for a self-catering mini-break. Choose from quick, clever recipes like Tomato and Tallegio Tart or Sticky Mango Chicken Salad when you get in late on a Friday night. With a bit more time, impress on a Saturday with Prawn and Chorizo Stew or Marmalade Glazed Barbecue Ribs. And for a Sunday lunch to round off the weekend choose from lots of slow-cook, low maintenance ideas like Moroccan Leg of Lamb with Chickpeas, or Horseradish and Sugar-crusted Beef with Watercress Pesto - perfect for heading home to after a Sunday walk or drink at the pub. With a relaxed approach and packed full of delicious recipes, ingenious tips and advice, make your weekend cooking something to remember.
The bestselling title that catapulted Louise Walker on to the shelves of Aga owners all over the world. Her common-sense approach to life with an Aga is reflected in her delightfully personal approach to this most loved of cookers. Plenty of sound advice and reassuring tips complement a wealth of classic recipes, such as Cock-a-Leekie Soup, Herb-Baked Chicken and Bread and Butter Pudding. The first of Louise's three Traditional Aga titles, which are available individually or boxed together as The Traditional Aga Box Set.
This is the first ever cake book for Aga owners, all the lovely things cooks want to make but often find tricky to get right in the Aga. With 100 Aga recipes for large cakes, cupcakes, buns, muffins and traybakes, ranging from the classic to the contemporary, this baking book is perfect for both the keen cake baker and the complete beginner. There are ideas for celebration cakes, or simply fast cakes for the busy person, and even recipes that children will enjoy making themselves. Includes: Simple cakes: quick and easy traybakes, Swiss rolls, all-in-one cakes - ideal for beginners Chocolate cakes: anything and everything chocolate, brownies, chocolate roulade, death-by-chocolate - sumptuous delights that are equally good served as teatime cakes or dinner-party desserts Traditional cakes: Victoria sandwich, Christmas cake, Simnel cake, Dundee cake, parkin, teabread, scones, plus old English regional classics Baking with kids: fairy cakes, drop scones, Welsh cakes, flapjacks, cookies, fork biscuits - quick, easy and fun to make Cupcakes: beautiful little iced gems in a variety of colours and flavours Coffee-shop cakes: to sup with a cappuccino, muffins, flavoured shortbread, banana loaf, gingerbread The healthy option: fruit bars, oatcakes, carrot cake, courgette buns, wholewheat cake, fat-free cakes - remove some of the guilt from cake baking! All recipes have Aga and conventional instructions. There is also advice about baking equipment and useful tips throughout, making cake baking in the Aga absolutely foolproof!
Cooking on range ovens is much easier using recipes devised specially for them. This cookbook presnts a collection of over 150 recipes designed to get the best from both 2-door and 4-door range ovens. At each stage it highlights the shortcuts and warns of potential pitfalls.
Lucy Young's easily realised recipes that cover all styles of cooking, from quickly rustled-up stir-frys and sautés, to slow-cooked but just as practical casseroles and oven-baked dishes. With Aga Easy, Lucy shows us just how versatile the Aga can be in making life easier for those with a busy and time-consuming lifestyle, as well as for those who simply want more time to relax.
For everyone who loves to welcome people into their home but never knows what to feed them, and for everyone who wants to enjoy cooking more and worry about it less, Mary Berry's Stress-free Kitchen is a must. From big buffet feasts, to impressive dinner party dishes, tea-time treats, and comforting kitchen suppers, Mary has thought of everything. With clear step-by-step instructions and prepare-ahead tips, each recipe is simple to follow and delicious. Well-known for her reliability and skill with traditional dishes, Mary also embraces exotic influences, so you'll find a recipe for Nasi Goreng alongside a Classic Crème Caramel. And with dishes like Little Smoked Haddock Fishcakes with Quails' Eggs among the 120 included, there are plenty of recipes to impress, as well as many of her old favorites. With Mary Berry's Stress-free Kitchen, you can have the pleasure of entertaining family and friends without the worry.