J. Cowan

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 96% (24 of 25)
Location: UK
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 767,142 - Total Helpful Votes: 24 of 25
Sirdar Dog Blankets and Coats Knitting Pattern 579&hellip by Sirdar
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Exactly as described, 3 Dec 2012
I was knitting for The Dogs Trust Hope appeal and this pattern was brilliant. Choice of sizes and easy to follow. it turned out well.
A Taste of Home: 200 Quick and Easy Recipes by Angela Hartnett
20 of 21 people found the following review helpful
I can't agree with the poor review of this book. If you are looking for a 'cheffie' book with lots of complicated recipes and techniques that are challenging at home, then don't buy this book. However, if you like Angela Hartnett (Cucina is brilliant) and her accessible recipes that work and can be cooked easily at home, then do buy this book. There isn't a picture for every recipe but do you really need one? Angela's recipes work every time, which is more than can be said for some writers! I have baked the Sticky Lemon Drizzle and Poppy Seed Cake and it was delightful. I am going to try Beef and Onion Gratin tomorrow and that is the thing with Angela's books, I actually want to cook the… Read more
Snowflakes and Schnapps by Jane Lawson
Snowflakes and Schnapps by Jane Lawson
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars One The Coffee Table, 28 Jan 2011
Gorgeous to look at and gorgeous to hold but I really don't think that I am going to cook from it............the recipes seem far to long and involved. I can't dedicate every waking hour to cooking! That said, it really is a beautiful book and deserves a place on the coffee table in the winter.

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