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WMF Profi Plus Flexi Whisk with heat-resistant Metal Balls, 32cm
WMF Profi Plus Flexi Whisk with heat-resistant Metal Balls, 32cm
Price: £13.50

5.0 out of 5 stars An innovation which really works, 11 Aug 2014
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Really effective, easy to use and easy to clean whisk which I choose in preference to others. It goes in the dishwasher and does not rust or get bits stuck in it as others can. It seems to require less effort and is easier on the wrist than conventional whisks and gets into the corners better so is less likely to leave any lumps in batters. Highly recommended.


The Sociable Cook
The Sociable Cook
by Katie Stewart
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars This is one of the most useful cookery books i have ever owned and I use ..., 8 Aug 2014
This review is from: The Sociable Cook (Hardcover)
This is one of the most useful cookery books i have ever owned and I use it regularly because of its delicious recipes and utterly reliable instructions. I have never cooked anything from this book which was not mouthwateringly good and equally never been confused or irritated by the way the recipes are written (as I often am with other writers). I have not used an entire meal plan on more than one occasion, preferring to dip in and out of the many course options, but if you want a well planned entertaining menu with helpful and accurate timings then this does it for you. Highly recommended.


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5.0 out of 5 stars Good sturdy net and large size, 22 Feb 2014
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Very pleased with this item...used not for fishing but for catching our pet ducks occasionally to check them over. Good long handle and large-capacity net.


Ducks and Geese at Home (Gold Cockerel Series)
Ducks and Geese at Home (Gold Cockerel Series)
by Michael Roberts
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Sound and helpful advice from a UK expert, 8 Jan 2014
Michael Roberts of the Domestic Fowl Trust near Evesham knows his stuff and this is a very clearly written and informative little book. It is written very much for the small-scale, domestic UK waterfowl beginner and does not assume any prior knowledge so is helpful for novices as well as containing a few useful tips and up to date veterinary advice for those with more experience of keeping ducks and geese. Recommended.


Balds Original Furniture Balm - Green Top
Balds Original Furniture Balm - Green Top
Offered by Balds Original Furniture Balm
Price: £13.50

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Superb product and excellent service, 26 Dec 2013
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I have been using this product for several years now and have found it far superior to anything else on the market for restoring wooden furniture. It smells good and cleans and polishes marked and dry wood beautifully. Very little is needed so although it seems expensive, a bottle lasts a long time. This is the first time I have purchased direct from the manufacturers and I am very pleased with the careful packaging and fast delivery. Highly recommended.


4 x Eveready 3500k 7w Golf Ball Type SES E14 Fitting Mini Low Energy Saving Light Bulbs 240v 7 watts to replace 35w "A" Energy Rated
4 x Eveready 3500k 7w Golf Ball Type SES E14 Fitting Mini Low Energy Saving Light Bulbs 240v 7 watts to replace 35w "A" Energy Rated
Offered by Alpha Products
Price: £11.51

5.0 out of 5 stars Smallest 7W bulbs I have found., 19 Dec 2013
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It is hard to find low-energy bulbs small enough to fit where previously I would have used a golf-ball sized bulb. These are slightly larger than the old style ones but the neatest I have found so far. Seller despatched very promptly.


Balds Original Furniture Balm - Red Top
Balds Original Furniture Balm - Red Top
Offered by Balds Original Furniture Balm
Price: £13.50

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent wood reviver and polish, 14 Dec 2013
I have been using Balds Balm for many years and would not consider anything else if you have real wood furniture with a waxed finish. It covers scratches and imperfections if you leave it to soak in for a while, can remove all but the worst water rings and heat marks with repeated gentle application and is just brilliant for restoring dirty, neglected or tired wooden furniture. It really brings pieces back to life but without removing the patina of antiques and it smells lovely. I suggest you try it and see...expensive but a little goes a long way.


Easy Learning Italian Dictionary (Collins Easy Learning Italian)
Easy Learning Italian Dictionary (Collins Easy Learning Italian)
by Collins Dictionaries
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars Easy to use and invaluable, 6 Dec 2013
I have tried several Italian dictionaries and for the average beginner to intermediate level student this is ideal and by far the best of what is on offer. It is more than just a dictionary in that words are shown used in context and there is reasonable coverage of idiomatic usage and colloquial phrases. I am particularly impressed by the verb tables in the centre which have proved really useful for quick reference. I you want to use a dictionary to help you read a literary novel or translate a more complex piece of writing then you would be better off with a much larger and more comprehensive dictionary but this is ideal for everyday use, although not exactly pocket-sized.


Gino's Italian Escape (Book 1)
Gino's Italian Escape (Book 1)
by Gino D'Acampo
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £17.80

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Escapism and good food, 3 Oct 2013
This is a beautifully illustrated book and I enjoy the pictures of Italy as much as the recipes. I have tried a couple of the latter and they were both easy to follow and delicious. There is nothing fussy or complicated here but lots of excellent ideas for everyday meals which make the most of good ingredients and celebrate the Italian way of life.


The Blackhouse: Book One of the Lewis Trilogy
The Blackhouse: Book One of the Lewis Trilogy
Price: £2.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Great sense of place and a good plot; highly recommended, 8 May 2013
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I was very impressed by this novel, the first one I have read by Peter May. The characters are rounded and entirely convincing and the plot enthralling. The real focus of the book is the island itself: its traditions, its weather, its history and its landscape, and how all of these affect for better or worse those who live there. I enjoyed The Blackhouse so much that I purchased the rest of the trilogy and would strongly recommend this book to anyone interested in crime fiction which is well-written and atmospheric.


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