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    So i'm a rookie, not even that, I can make spaghetti bolognese but that's about it

    What's the best book for me?
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    Online is your best source for recipes really
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    So i'm a rookie, not even that, I can make spaghetti bolognese but that's about it

    What's the best book for me?
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    (Original post by kingLAWZA)
    So i'm a rookie, not even that, I can make spaghetti bolognese but that's about it

    What's the best book for me?
    Go to a bookshop and find a recepie book that enthuses you. Both myself and my wife still have out student cook books although they tend not to be used any more. Jamie Olivers Ministry of Food is also a really good beginners cook book and has recipes for all the staples. Enjoy your cooking at university. Sadly you will be in a minority.
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    I managed to acquire quite a good one called "400 three and four ingredient recipes". Some of the recipes have obscure and expensive ingredients and I find that because they're so simple they can be a tad bland, but the point is that they are simple.

    Often, though, if I have some idea about what I want to cook I google for a recipe and either go with Jamie Oliver, BBC Good Food or Delia Smith. BBC Good Food tends to be quite complicated but they really work. Also sometimes I check the Sainsburys website for recipes as they tend to be cheap and easy.
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    I would highly recommend one of Nigel Slaters books, especially one of his earlier ones such as "Real Fast Food", which can be found on Amazon for pretty cheap and contains tonnes of decent recipe's. And the good thing about Nigel Slater is that he gives you ideas and methods to use for dishes, rather than a list of instructions which must be followed.
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    Nosh books are pretty damn good
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    I'm not a uni student yet, but I have Jamie Oliver's 15 Minute meals cookbook and its great for me! As a uni student tight on money Save with Jamie might be a good one to
 
 
 
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