From the lightest lemon posset to a luscious trifle and an aromatic chocolate souffle, puddings and desserts are a delicious way to end a meal. In Britain, we are home to some of the best local produce - from succulent summer berries, autumn pears and winter rhubarb - and Mrs Beeton has ensured that the ingredients on our doorsteps have been used to create a perfect treat for any occasion, all year round. All of the recipes have been drawn from Mrs Beeton's original Book of Household Management and have been updated for the 21st-century kitchen. Combined with sound, modern advice on how to source good food, plus detailed information on ingredients and equipment, and illustrations of all the techniques required, this is the go-to mini-book for any aspiring or experienced home cook.
They're slim, informative and ideal for those 'Bugger, how do I joint a chicken?' moments. EMERALD STREET 20121115 Household management made easy THE INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY 20121125 A set of six lovingly crafted, bite-sized books based on recipes from the original domestic goddess THE MAIL ON SUNDAY YOU MAGAZINE 20121202 These abbreviated updates - cleverly divided for our ease and with forewords by modern foodie stars - contain 220 original recipes, with helpful asides by co-author Gerard Baker on modern means of sourcing and preparing ingredients. THE INDEPENDENT 20121208 The inimitable Mrs Beeton's wisdom is here collected in six books - covering everything from 'Cakes and Bakes' to 'Chicken, Other Birds and Game' - each with forewords by today's most celebrated chefs, from Mark Hix to Thomasina Miers, all extolling the great woman's genius and paying homage to this country's first celebrity chef. ABSOLUTELY CHELSEA/ ABSOLUTELY FULHAM 20121201
Series: Mrs Beeton
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 3rd July 2014
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.0 x 15.5 x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.11