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Fifty Recipes to Stake Your Life on

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Alternate Cover edition? ISBN 9781857252026

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“There’s nothing quite so irritating as a recipe that stubbornly refuses to work! The dish looks good in the glossy picture, you’ve followed the recipe slavishly, but still you end up with a flop on your hands. The recipes in this book are different, because they all work.

I have developed some, inherited others
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Hardcover, 320 pages
Published October 1st 2004 by Timewell Press (first published 2004)
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Jun 23, 2015 ^ rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: cooks and those who enjoy reading about cooking
A delightfully readable and entertaining bedside-reading book; though one I haven't actually cooked anything from ... yet. Sweetbreads in onion and parsley sauce will, I think, be the first. That should be a good test as to whether the recipe works or flops.

This book is oddly titled; rather overdramatic really. I like the "Culinary Memoir" bit much better, because that's spot-on & part of the attraction of this book. Isn’t it funny how often one remembers an event or an occasion by what one
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Sian Taylor
Excellent cookbook, I particularly like the stories that accompany each recipe.
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