Food! The joy of discovery, the delicious tingling of the palate, the adventure in sampling the cuisines of the world... Jasleen Dhamija, gourmet cook, inveterate traveller and taster of delectable dishes, offers up a feast of recipes and a platter full of stories in A Gourmet\'s Journey: Discovering the Exotic & Erotic in Food. Savour some exciting recipes from Iran, Turkey, Egypt, Ethiopia, South East Asia... along with a liberal sprinkling of unforgettable encounters: childhood walks with Bapu, delightful conversations with an Italian film legend, a special airplane ride with a swashbuckling prince, pleasurable picnics under flowering apricots in Iran – and more!
Are you looking for simple recipes that not only taste delicious but also look fabulous? Do you want to impress your family and friends with mouthwatering food that's easy to make? Best Ever Vegetarian features over 100 easy to follow recipes, plus a full colour photograph of each finished dish to ensure the right result, every time. Suitable for both experienced and novice cooks, this book is packed with inspiring ideas that will leave you spoilt for choice.
Did you know that high-GI diets, while sounding healthy, can actually increase your risk of heart problems, diabetes, weight gain and possibly even some cancers? Easy Low-GI Diet focuses on healthy, low-GI foods that give you more energy, keep hunger at bay and protect against heart disease and diabetes. Inside there are four great diet plans to choose from:
The Genius weight-loss plan
The Vegetarian weight-loss plan
The energy-boosting Galvanizer plan
The GI for Life plan to maintain your new-found figure
Packed with expert information on what low-GI means and how it can help, as well as the at-a-glance GI ratings chart with over 600 entries to help you choose the right foods for you, this easy-to-follow guide contains everything you need for a healthier, low-GI lifestyle.
An ever increasing interest in vegetarianism has raised the profile of the meat free diet in the world of gastronomy. Chefs have risen to the challenge with skill and enthusiasm and come up with some truly creative recipes so a vegetarian lifestyle is no longer dull. Whether you are planning to be a proper vegetarian or you are having vegetarian guests to dinner or you just want to ring the changes and have an occasional meal without meat, you will find plenty of really fabulous ideas in this book. 112 nutritional and delicious recipes, brief introduction to each chapter on cultural specialities, a clear and easy to follow ingredients list and method for each recipe to ensure a perfect result, inspiring photography of each recipe to set your taste buds tingling.
Lovable little mouse Geronimo Stilton has been gnawing his way into our hearts. Now he arrives in our kitchens with a cookbook that encourages total family participation. Fun and food for the whole brood.
We all want to eat tasty, wholesome food but trying to squeeze cooking meals from scratch into an already busy life can be difficult. With these recipes, you can create a selection of delicious and straightforward dishes that won't take up all your spare time. You will find flavoursome meals made with fresh ingredients that can be cooked quickly with the minimum of fuss. Some of the recipes which are suitable for snacks, lunches and dinners take less than 10 minutes to cook proving that fast food needn't be bad food. Free of fiddly methods and laborious preparation, all of them look appealing and taste fantastic. 100 mouth watering recipes with clear and easy to follow ingredients lists and step by step methods.
Compiled with the aid of more than 300 experts, this is a layman's A-Z guide to diet and health, consisting of straightforward entries on foods, drinks and ailments. Every entry has been checked by specialists from various backgrounds, and case studies are included where appropriate.
Packed with exciting and imaginative craft projects specially created for children of all ages, this book encourages children to develop new skills with an enormous array of materials over a wide range of crafts. With its easy step by step instructions and colour photographs it will inspire readers to want to make useful and attractive creations.
Over 170 deliciously authentic recipes, all shown in step by step detail with glorious pictures of every finished dish. A carefully balanced combination of classic Indian cooking, healthy adaptations and recipes in the popular Balti stove top stir fry style. All recipes are specially tested with a comprehensive introduction explaining and describing all the ingredients, techniques and equipment you will need. Enjoy low fat interpretations of classic recipes in authentic Indian style from the creamy dishes of the North to the fiery specialties of the South. Clear guidance will make very step simple for the Western cook so results are guaranteed every time.
Whether you want to fully embrace the vegan lifestyle or simply learn more, this book is full of inspiring information and recipes. More than just a diet, veganism is a philosophy that seeks to improve the well being of both animals and the environment. It also offers potential health benefits for humans including weight loss and improved mood. Featuring thought provoking advice and creative meal ideas from breakfasts through to desserts, this brilliant book will open your mind and palate to find a healthier you.
Collection of 90 party recipes with colourful illustrations of the dishes. Includes Soups & Sharbat, Salads & Chutneys, Vegetable Curries & Raita, Mughalai Dishes, Breakfast recipes, Non Vegetarian dishes and Desserts
Have you ever wondered what Pooh and his friends like to eat? Find out in this delicious recipe book full of yummy treats to make and bake from cookies to cakes. You can even create your own recipes too. With wipe clean pages, wonderful little stories and space for you to write how well you have done, this is the perfect book to share your scrummy eats with your friends just like Winnie the Pooh.
Padded Hardcover. Vegetarian cooking focuses on simply cooked, fresh ingredients using nutritional superfoods that are rich in vitamins, minerals and fiber. Bursting with bold flavours, the humble vegetable can easily be transformed into hearty and delicious dishes with the minimum of fuss. Simply Vegetarian is part of an exciting new series of cookbooks for the modern home cook. Each book is packed with 100 recipes for everyday eating and offers fantastic value and choice. If you need some culinary inspiration, each easy to follow recipe is accompanied by a photograph of the finished dish to set your taste buds tingling. Cooking has never been simpler or more delicious.
We all understand the importance of eating healthy diet but do we really know which foods are best for our bodies? Superfoods is a practical guide to everyday foods readily available from your local shops, which are packed with important nutritional benefits for you and your family. From fruit and veg, meat and fish to pulses, grains and oils - this invaluable book helps you to stay informed about your eating with facts and information on the world's healthiest ingredients. Eating well doesn't have to be a chore, in fact, with the help of this book, a nutritious diet can be easy, affordable and most of all enjoyable.