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5 cookbooks to help you eat green

Overwhelmed by the state of our planet? Want to make a difference but don’t know where to start? From flexitarian eating to vegan cooking, nose-to-tail dishes to zero-waste advice, these cookbooks will show you how.

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The best new cookbooks of 2020

With new releases from the likes of Ottolenghi, Nigella, Mary Berry, Jamie and Nadiya, 2020 is turning out to be a vintage year for cookbooks.

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Learn to cook authentic Chinese food with these 5 cookbooks

Recreate the diverse dishes of China in your own home with these cookbooks from the UK’s best Chinese chefs, cooks and food writers.

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The Middle Eastern cookbooks you need on your bookshelf

Bring the flavours of the Middle East into your own home with the best Middle Eastern cookbooks from our favourite authors, including Claudia Roden, Ottolenghi and Tony Kitous.

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7 of the best vegetarian cookbooks for beginners

From midweek meal planning to weekend feasting, you’re sure to find a cookbook on this list that will help you on your path to vegetarian eating.

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The best cookbooks for restaurant lovers

We’ve rounded up our favourite cookbooks from the UK’s best restaurants and Michelin-starred chefs for anyone wanting to recreate restaurant-style food at home. 

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The best Mediterranean cookbooks to inspire your summer cooking

Get set for summer with our favourite Mediterranean cookbooks, each an homage to the fresh produce, flavours and spirit of Europe’s sunny southern coast.

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The dessert cookbooks you need in your kitchen

From Mary Berry’s classic sponges to Ottolenghi’s stylish bakes, these dessert cookbooks will help keep those sugar cravings at bay.

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Classic cookbooks for every mum’s collection

Fill in a gap in mum’s cookbook collection this Mother’s Day with one of these unmissable classics from our top authors.

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Beautiful cookbooks to give as gifts

Looking for a gift with the wow factor this Mother’s Day? Look no further than these cookbooks that are as easy on the eye as they are pleasing to the palate.

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Our pick of the best French cookbooks

Learn how to recreate one of the world’s most respected cuisines at home with our pick of the best French cookbooks from trusted experts.

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5 slow cooker recipe books

Slow cookers lend a helping hand in the kitchen, doing the hard work for you. Here are the best slow cooker cookbooks to get you started. 

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