"Almost uniquely for a modern cookbook there are at least 20 recipes here that you want to try immediately." --The Telegraph Magazine, September 11, 2010
"Teaches you how to be thrifty and make the most of every morsel, while still creating fine food with a delicious assortment of recipes from around the world." --Junior Magazine, January 2011, Sophie Conran
"I love Diana Henry's cooking and can thoroughly recommend Food from Plenty which features her characteristic blend of the everyday with the unusual."
--Daily Express, December 3, 2011, Vanessa Berridge
"Acclaimed food writer Diana Henry is a modern day Elizabeth David... An essential recipe book." --Stylist, April 27, 2011
"Beautiful cookery books are a joy to read, but this one did more than enchant: it sent me straight to my Aga to start cooking." --The Field, December 2010, Alexandra Henton
"Temptingly illustrated with Jonathan Lovekin's photography, 'Food from Plenty' is a book that will make you look forward to leftovers." --Time Out, September 23, 2011, Zoe Kamen
"A fine example of the way the British fooderati elevate uncomplicated cookery." --Washington Post, December 11, 2010, Bonnie S. Benwick
"Henry unleashes a cornucopia of ideas and recipes that are flavourful and filling and can feed big crowds. Less can be more, if you know what you're doing..." --San Antonio Express-News, November 28, 2010
One of the most essential books you can have.
--The Independent, October 8-14, 2011
Tunes into credit crunch anxieties - during 2008, Britain's personal debt increased by GBP1 million every 7.3 minutes (GBP1,449 billion at end July 2008) Today a third of all groceries we buy will end up in the dustbin - Food From Plenty will help us to buy more wisely and use everything we have to best effect Food From Plenty contains invaluable reference and recipes to help us cook sustainably, often using ingredients unfamiliar to us but that our ancestors knew well Packed with over 300 recipes and ideas - perfect for ingredients we're not used to cooking with.
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