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Three of the best Mexican cookbooks

From Ixta Belfrage to Rick Stein, here is your guide to cookbooks that celebrate one of the world’s most popular cuisines.

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Best cookbooks for Greek food

Recipes from Rick Stein, The Athenian, Taverna’s Georgina Hayden and more.

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The best air fryer cookbooks

Cheap, quick, and easy to use, air fryers have quickly become extremely popular. Here are the best air fryer cookbooks available now.

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The best vegetarian Indian cookbooks

These cookbooks put flavour-packed veg at the centre of the plate, with curries, rice dishes, sides, salads, pickles and soups from the likes of Madhur Jaffrey to Meera Sodha.

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The best cookbooks of 2023

From one-tin bakes to slow-cooked suppers, nutrition-packed meals to zero-waste recipes, 2023 promises to have a book for every cook.


Our favourite Thai Cookbooks

Discover some of the best cookbooks for learning to make authentic Thai food at home.

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The cookbooks to add to your collection in 2022

2022 promises to be a bumper year for new cookbooks. So make a space on your shelf for brand-new recipe books from the likes of Asma Khan, Melissa Hemsley, Rukmini Iyer, and many more.

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The best plant-based cookbooks

Whip up quick midweek vegan meals, learn how to layer and build flavour like a pro, get to grips with seasonality, understand the real science behind plant-based eating, or simply cook flavour-packed meals that will quickly become firm favourites, with this collection of plant-based cookbooks.

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The best vegan baking books

New to vegan baking and don’t know where to start? Try one of these vegan baking books.

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The best books on sustainable cooking

In search of a thoughtful gift for the food-loving environmentalist in your life? Check out our collection of the best books on sustainable, zero-waste cookery.

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3 fish and seafood cookbooks you need on your shelf

Love fish but not quite sure how to cook it properly? Fancy yourself a seafood pro but keen to expand your repertoire? These fish cookbooks will sort you out.

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The best baking cookbooks for kids

These baking cookbooks span a range of techniques from absolute basics to the more advanced, helping kids get comfortable with cooking and setting them up with skills for life. Here are five of our favourites.


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