Epic Vegan by Dustin Harder

Epic Vegan by Dustin Harder

I am always interested in reading new recipes and Epic Vegan by Dustin Harder* sounded perfect, especially with its subtitle: Wild and Over-the-Top Plant-Based Recipes. How can I make a review of a cookbook better than trying one of the recipes to see how it…

Growing Herbs by Holly Farrell

Growing Herbs by Holly Farrell

Growing Herbs by Holly Farrell or The Kew Gardener’s Guide to Growing Herbs: The Art and Science to Grow Your Own Herbs* is a fascinating book on how to grow your own herbs. I am a beginner when it comes to gardening and I love…

Nuts and Seeds by Patsy Westcott

Nuts and Seeds by Patsy Westcott

I’ve been interested in nutrition and read extensively on healthy and less healthy diets. So I was intrigued to read Nuts and Seeds by Patsy Westcott* as I am already sold on the idea of eating healthy and also on the importance of nuts and…

30-Second Wine by Gerard Basset

30-Second Wine by Gerard Basset

I like red wine, it is my favourite alcoholic drink, but I can’t say I know a lot about it. So I was very curious to read 30-Second Wine by Gerard Basset*. It is part of a series I’ve read a few books from. This…

The Whisky Cubes Pack by Jim Murray

The Whisky Cubes Pack by Jim Murray

I love whisky and I wanted to know more, so I was delighted to receive The Whisky Cubes Pack*. The pack contains the book The Complete Guide to Whisky by Jim Murray and eight granite cubes for cooling the drinks without diluting them. I think…

Mrs Beeton’s Book of Household Management

Mrs Beeton’s Book of Household Management

I got Mrs Beeton’s Book of Household Management last year and now, as I was studying the period, I thought it would be a good time to read it. Well, this is a fascinating book, offering a really good insight into what the middle classes…

Plenty by Yotam Ottolenghi

Plenty by Yotam Ottolenghi

I saw a recommendation for Plenty by Yotam Ottolenghi on Kelly’s blog (at ksrgmck.wordpress.com). I love reading recipes and trying them out, so I looked for the book at one of my local libraries. They had it and so I borrowed it. I was so…

Deliciously Ella: The Plant-Based Cookbook by Ella Mills

Deliciously Ella: The Plant-Based Cookbook by Ella Mills

Deliciously Ella: The Plant-Based Cookbook by Ella Mills (Woodward) is a cookbook with 100 plant-based recipes. The cookbook is not only about recipes, but she shares snippets of her life and how her company progressed. It was an interesting read. The story is interesting, but…