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Learn how to bake your own cakes, make jam and find out how to identify what wild food is safe to eat with our selection of food and drink books.

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Bake Your Own: Cakes and Cookies
The recent craze for traditional recipes and baking techniques means that more people are donning their aprons and getting back into the kitchen. Bake Your Own: Cakes and Biscuits harks back to a time...

£9.99

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The Great War Cook Book
During the First World War, Britain was nearly starved into submission, as so many ships were lost to German submarines. Basics such as butter, eggs, milk and meat were in short supply, so the British...

£9.99

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Britain's Best Real Heritage Pubs
This definitive listing is the result of 25 years' research by CAMRA to discover pubs that are either unaltered in 70 years or have features of truly national historic importance. Comprehensively ...

£9.99

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Built to Brew
Beer has been brewed in England since Neolithic times, and this book combines a thoroughly enjoyable exploration of beer's history and built heritage with new in-depth research into the nuts and b...

£25.00

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Food for Free
Food for Free is a complete guide to help you safely identify edible species that grow around us, together with detailed artworks, field identification notes and recipes. First published in 1972, t...

£12.99

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The Ultimate Book of Whisky
The Ultimate Book of Whisky provides a fascinating introduction to the most renowned whiskies from around the world. Including more than 200 of the finest whiskies each entry is accompanied with colou...

£12.49

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The Ultimate Book of Beers
The book within this slipcase provides a fascinating introduction to the most renowned beers in the world. Including more than 400 of the finest beers from around the globe from Trappist monasteries i...

£12.49

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Licensed to Sell
This is a revised edition of English Heritage's widely acclaimed study of that great British institution, the public house. First published in 2004, this was described as the best history of the p...

£17.99

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Mary Berry Cooks
Mary Berry Cooks features all the recipes from the TV show 'Mary Berry Cooks', along with Mary’s menus from each episode – from a warming Kitchen Supper or a Sunday Roast...

£25.00

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One Mix - A Hundred Muffins
Using just one mixture to make 100 indulgent muffins, this book is guaranteed to satisfy every taste and occasion. Containing classic sweet muffins, such as double chocolate and blueberry, as well as ...

£4.99

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Ration Book Cookery
Britain was at its most healthy during the days of rationing as people were forced to think about everything they put in their mouths. This new book in the Cooking Through the Ages series looks at the...

£7.99

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Spoonfuls of Honey
Just as honeybees are found all over the world so are recipes that use their honey. Caribbean jerk, Spanish chicken, French sauces, British biscuits and Turkish cakes all gleam with the sweet stuff. I...

£20.00

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Make Your Own: Jams, Chutneys and Pickles
There is nothing more delicious than spreading your own home-made jam onto a hot slice of buttered toast, and nothing more satisfying than presenting someone with a jar of something you have made with...

£9.99

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