Jamie Oliver started cooking at his parents' pub, The Cricketers, in Clavering, Essex, at the age of eight. After leaving school he began a career as a chef that took him to the River Café, where he was famously spotted by a television production company.
His television and publishing career began in 1999 with The Naked Chef series. Since then he has set up Fifteen restaurant in London, changed school dinners in the UK and revolutionized home cooking. His charity, The Jamie Oliver Foundation, seeks to improve people's lives through food.
He writes for publications in the UK and around the world, including his own Jamie Magazine. Jamie lives in London and Essex with his wife Jools and their children.
As always I enjoy Jamie's books. Some new ideas to keep me inspiredPublished 6 days ago by Ms Yvonne Newell
Made the cake I wanted the book for and it turned out as I expected. Great!!!Published 6 days ago by MabelDiston
I can't believe I'm saying this but I'm actually disappointed with a Jamie Oliver book. It's not wholly his fault, it's just not the book I wanted but I went ahead and bought it on... Read morePublished 12 days ago by A Watson