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Jamie's 30-Minute Meals: A Revolutionary Approach to Cooking Good Food Fast [Hardcover]

Jamie Oliver
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30 Sep 2010
The 50 brand-new meal ideas in this book are exciting, varied and seasonal. They include main course recipes with side dishes as well as puddings and drinks, and are all meals you'll be proud to serve your family and friends. Jamie has written the recipes in a way that will help you make the most of every single minute in the kitchen. This book is as practical as it is beautiful, showing that with a bit of preparation, the right equipment and some organization, hearty, delicious, quick meals are less than half an hour away. With the help of Jamie Oliver and Jamie's 30-Minute Meals, you'll be amazed by what you're able to achieve.

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  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Michael Joseph (30 Sep 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0718154770
  • ISBN-13: 978-0718154776
  • Product Dimensions: 24.6 x 19.3 x 2.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,158 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 450 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Jamie Oliver started cooking at his parents' pub, the Cricketers, at the age of eight, and has gone on to work with some of the world's top chefs. He founded Fifteen restaurant in London and the associated charity, Fifteen Foundation, which trains disadvantaged young people to become chefs. There are now Fifteen restaurants in Cornwall, Amsterdam and Melbourne. Jamie has also launched a chain of high street restaurants in the UK called Jamie's Italian. Jamie writes for publications in the UK and around the world, including his own Jamie Magazine.

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Jamie Oliver started cooking at his parents' pub, The Cricketers in Clavering, Essex, at the age of eight, and has gone on to work with some of the world's top chefs. He founded Fifteen restaurant in London, and the associated charity, Fifteen Foundation, which trains disadvantaged young people to become chefs. There are now Fifteen restaurants in Cornwall, Amsterdam and Melbourne. Jamie has also launched a chain of high-street restaurants in the UK called Jamie's Italian. He writes for publications in the UK and around the world, including his own Jamie Magazine, and he lives in London with his wife and their children.

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479 of 493 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Inspirational for mid week cooking 20 Oct 2010
By Purpleheart TOP 100 REVIEWER VINE VOICE
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
I don't think I would have bought this book if I hadn't seen the programmes. The book's layout has a one page photo of the finished meal, one of the work in progress and then, on one rather crowded page, the ingredients and the method - and because it's for the whole meal the method skips back and forth between dishes, so it all looks very busy. However, I watched the show and was inspired by Jamie - as others have said, 30 minutes might not be doable for those of us not quite so speedy but it's definitely doable in 45 to 50 minutes. So, under an hour and delicious...and no, that doesn't include the washing up (nor the full meal always) but I haven't suffered the wrecked kitchen effect as luckily I have a dishwasher.

Enthused by the gorgeous food and the simplicity of his serving style I've cooked the vegetarian rogan josh, the thai prawn curry with jasmine rice, the piri piri chicken and the jools pasta to date....Yes, it's no coincidence these were some of the first screened - they looked so good I was craving them. I can confirm that they are all delicious, although I haven't attempted all the sides or puddings.....I will have to buy a better food proceesor I think and a better chef's knife..oh and some more wooden boards!

Highly recommended

EDIT - an update to say that I'm still really enjoying the dishes in this book and loving the salads. As other reviewers have said you can get closer to the 30 minutes once you know a recipe. Love it.
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519 of 536 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars I never want to cook any other way again 4 Oct 2010
By moorhen
Format:Hardcover
When I first opened this book my heart sank. Where were the chapters? Starters, Pasta, Meat, etc etc. It seemed chaotic, and I didn't really expect much of it. Next day we had a power cut and ironicaly because I couldn't use my cooker, and had no meal to prepare. I sat down and really studied the book. By jove I got it! What Jamie has done is broken each full meal with all components into tasks and there lies the genius of it.

I have followed two full meals now, the Thai red curry and the meatball sandwich and I am flushed with sucess. They were very well received by the family I am delighted because they are very healthy but still super tasty and satisfying. Follow the instructions and Jamie will have you cooking like a chef in your own kitchen. Service!
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great - even for experienced cooks 11 Nov 2010
Format:Hardcover
When I first received this book, I glanced at it and dismissed it. I thought the ingredients were expensive and I found the format hard to work with. Instead of meat section, starters, etc the book is set out as menus where you get a main, side and a pudding or a drink. My Mum picked it up and started to call out recipes that she thought sounded good. I have since tried many and can recommend:
Cauliflower Cheese (made with self making cheese sauce)
Broccoli Pasta (Great for using up broccoli looking a bit past its best and the best recipe I have seen for this because it is not dry or too oily)
Tuscan Tomato Salad (another good one for using up things that you may throw away otherwise)
Instant Ice Cream (yogurt plus frozen fruit in the food processor equals healthy puddings for children and adults alike)
So I moved from thinking this book was full of recipes that were too expensive I have taken elements from different recipes (Jamie says not too but since he wasn't standing in my kitchen and I felt able to do it I have). It takes a little more reading to take recipes out of the menus but each element is titled and it is worth the effort. The main expense come in the cuts of meat but the cheaper the meat the more time it takes to cook in general. Jamie makes it quite clear that this book is an alternative to take aways and ready meals. I would prefer to spend the money on a good cut of meat than take away rubbish. Cooks of all abilities will enjoy this book and use it again and again.
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109 of 117 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A fab buy 3 Oct 2010
Format:Hardcover
I have nearly all of Jamie's book,some I like more than others. This one however is a real keeper. The book is set out in double page spreads. Each set of recipes has the menu and a colour photo showing how the *feast* should look when finished, followed by another double page spread one with the ingredients for each of the dishes followed by the method and order for creating the dishes and the other page with photos to help with techniques or to illustrate how it should look at different stages. The menus are very well balanced, plenty of meat loads of vegetables and bread plus many menus include a dessert, mainly with a helping of fruit too. I have looked through the menus, and really believe that they are great for families ( and couples) who want to eat well but also healthily, though you may have some scaling down to do with some recipes, or just invite your friends/ family around and make it an occasion, they'll love you for it.

Like another reviewer, at first sight I thought that the layout of the method to be complicated, however when reading the recipes, you can if you so wished just cook one of the dishes, skipping straight to the appropriate section for the dish you are creating as each section is not numbered but is titled by dish in red. I think I actually prefer this to many other books.Yet again the photography is beautiful, and there is less chat throughout the book, but a nice introduction at the front designed to help you cook quicker and get organised. Can I cook them in 30 mins, well I will be having a good try, but I'm notorious for serving my meals late so I doubt it. I will be reclaiming my dining table, and serving our meals in the suggested manner, and inviting my family round to help eat it. ps I couldnt wait for amazon and bought it in Sainsburys with my shopping for £8.99. will be reordering Jamie's Ministry of Food as it has been requisitioned by my son for uni. (that's another one I recommend)
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