I have been very impressed with 30 Minute Meals, I have tried several of the recipes and almost all of them have been delicious. Jamie's flavour combinations are superb, especially the salads, which are incredible, a real change from the usual dull side salad.
The format of the book seems not to suit everyone, but I love it. It guides you through the meal as you make it, this makes it so easy to concentrate on timing, although I do recommend pre-chopping at first as Jamie's speed is pretty fast and relies on a food processor a lot of the time.
The meals definitely took more than 30 minutes the first go, it is possible to do them in 30 minutes after a few attempts, and… Read more