Start reading Seasonal Food: A guide to what's in season when and why on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here or start reading now with a free Kindle Reading App.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

 
 
 

Try it free

Sample the beginning of this book for free

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Seasonal Food: A guide to what's in season when and why
 
 

Seasonal Food: A guide to what's in season when and why [Kindle Edition]

Paul Waddington
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Print List Price: £8.99
Kindle Price: £3.95 includes VAT* & free wireless delivery via Amazon Whispernet
You Save: £5.04 (56%)
* Unlike print books, digital books are subject to VAT.

Free Kindle Reading App Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the FREE Kindle app for smartphones, tablets and computers.

To get the free app, enter your e-mail address or mobile phone number.

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition £3.95  
Paperback £7.19  
Kindle Daily Deal
Kindle Daily Deal: At least 60% off
Each day we unveil a new book deal at a specially discounted price--for that day only. Learn more about the Kindle Daily Deal or sign up for the Kindle Daily Deal Newsletter to receive free e-mail notifications about each day's deal.


Product Description

Review

"A must for the discriminatingly greedy" (Andrew Marr Daily Telegraph)

"This guide to food and the seasons is not a preachy, finger-wagging tome. It is written with a real delight in food and produce... and tells you not just when things are in their natural seasons, but when and why certain foods taste better at certain times of the year - and how to cook them" (Aileen Reid Sunday Telegraph)

"The perfect reference book for all keen cooks, for all those fed up with all year round strawberries, and for all those who want an affinity for the seasons" (Antony Worrall Thompson)

"I like Paul Waddington's book. It seemed to me more than what it says on the cover with equally important advice on when things will actually be at their best. Obviously a labour of love for the author as well as a valuable companion for his reader" (Shaun Hill)

"A superb book and a must for anyone even remotely interested in cooking" (Highland News)

Book Description

A crucial companion for the keen cook who wants the best ingredients: tells you what to buy, when to buy it, where to buy it (and even how to cook it) to eat the best.

Product details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1717 KB
  • Print Length: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Transworld Digital (29 Feb 2012)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B007D15OA0
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Word Wise: Not Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #185,749 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
  •  Would you like to give feedback on images?


More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5 stars
4.4 out of 5 stars
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Exactly what I was looking for 2 April 2012
By Rebecca
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
This book is a great addition to my kitchen and complements my many cook books. The author introduces the topic by discussing how far away we've moved from being in tune with nature and the seasons. He sets out the food that's in season in the United Kingdom by month; he also includes some recipes which I'm dying to try. I love that I can combine seasonal cooking with my normal cooking each month and surprise people by cooking vegetables they wouldn't think to eat. I really recommend this book to anyone who is looking for a well-written book about how to live more in tune with nature and enhance your culinary experiences at the same time.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Home Grown - Fresher - Better for US 1 Nov 2009
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
A really first class book - well written and it draws your attention to the blessing from the Gods that we have so much locally grown, locally produced food in the British Isles - we are really well off - sure it's fine to have other foods and some Ethnic foods provide delicious variety; but our own seasonal stuff - not so far for it to travel - is fresher and must from that FACT be better for us to eat. I need a garden - I'll grow my own.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Food for all seasons 9 Jan 2010
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
Well worth buying if you are interested in getting out of the trap of eating old, frozen, irradiated, sprayed and heavens knows what else food from anywhere but the UK. This is how our ancestors survived and they were generally leaner and more fit than we are today. A good reference book too. A must have for the health or cooking section of your personal library.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars seasonal food 6 Mar 2010
Format:Paperback
This is a great little book, no pictures as such but really neat and informative. Not over full with info just gives you the things you really want to know.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars Good resource 28 Dec 2012
By Steph
Format:Paperback
There is not an enormous number of recipes in this book, but it is helping me to understand what foods are in season when. A good resource!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars This is great - very simple to use 16 Sep 2014
By Old_Hat
Format:Paperback
This is great - very simple to use, it feels comprehensive and evocative of the seasons and pretty informative. I would have likes more focus on the farming and less on the consumer (more information about processes and sources - deeper information)
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category