Anna Harrison

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Location: Bristol, England


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Fast, Fresh and Fabulous by Rose Elliot
Fast, Fresh and Fabulous by Rose Elliot
54 of 55 people found the following review helpful
With a very accurate title, Rose Elliot's Fast, Fresh and Fabulous shows how imaginative vegetarian cooking can be. You would expect nothing less from Britain's number one vegetarian food writer, but this is a leap forward in stylish, imaginative, nourishing food. The old image of veggie cookery, hanging over from the Seventies, can be well and truly forgotten; there isn't a whiff of musty health food shop around. Instead fragrant spices, fresh greens, and unusual grains are found on every page. I would have loved to have seen a BBC series to accompany this book; who else could convince Britain not to be scared of Tofu and Tempeh? Who else could tempt us to try Seaweeds? The… Read more
More Healing Foods: Over 100 Delicious Recipes to &hellip by Jane Sen
56 of 56 people found the following review helpful
As a collector of cookbooks, I own many that have been flicked through plenty, but never cooked from. This is a book to cook from. The layout is quite different from the normal 'ingredients followed by method' formula, and it works really well! The ingredients accompany the method down the left hand side of the page, and the recipe is divided into stages. It is a layout that I can see being copied by other publishers, because it is so simple and easy to follow.
The photography in this book is beautiful; glossy pages and food-styling that isn't distracting combine to create a very persuasive image. Presentation is simple, not showy, and the food looks so appetising that it doesn't… Read more

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