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The best cookbooks of 2018

2018 has been a brilliant year for new cookbooks, and these are our favourites. Time to make some space on that bookshelf, or snap one up as a Christmas gift.

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The best baking cookbooks

Whether you’re a kneading newbie or a pastry pro, there’s something for everyone in this round up of our favourite baking cookbooks.

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Cookbooks for beginners

From one roasting tin dishes to recipes from Jamie Oliver using only 5 ingredients, these are the best cookbooks to buy beginners this Christmas.

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The best books for cooking on a budget

Streamline your weekly food shop spend with our round-up of the best budget cookbooks, packed with money-saving tips, tricks and recipes.

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The best vegetarian cookbooks

Expand your meat-free repertoire and unlock the limitless potential of veg-centric cooking with our pick of the best vegetarian cookbooks from the likes of Yotam Ottolenghi, Meera Sodha and more.

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5 cookbooks to help you cook this Christmas

Make this year’s Christmas dinner your best yet with these inspiring cookbooks from the likes of Jamie Oliver, Nigella Lawson, Delia Smith and more. All the Christmas recipe ideas you need!

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12 cookbooks every student needs

From an indispensable guide to corner shop cooking to a collection of accessible vegan recipes, these books will help see students through to the end of term.

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5 of the best cookbooks for kids

Get your kids excited about cooking with one of these 5 cookbooks. Between them, they cover quick and easy midweek meals, to lunchbox ideas, to fun, rainy day bakes. Your budding chefs will be spoiled for choice.

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Top cookbooks for everyday cooking

From quick midweek meals to easy dishes for lazy weekends, these are the cookbooks we turn to again and again for everyday inspiration.

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The best Indian cookbooks

Here at The Happy Foodie, there’s nothing we love more than a really great curry. Here we pick out some of our favourite Indian cookbooks and some of our most-loved recipes.

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Our top 10 Italian cookbooks

We’ve delved into our cookbook collection to bring you our top ten Italian cookbooks, each one brimming with recipes to take you one step closer to la dolce vita.

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Best cookbooks for winter recipes

Chase away the winter blues and fill your belly with wonderful soups, stews, casseroles and puds from these brilliant winter cookery books.

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