Yearly Archives: 2013

These are a few (more) of our favourite foodie things!

The BBoBC team's review of 2013 wraps up with our picks for best restaurant and the ingredient we've found ourselves using most all year.

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December 20th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: , ,

Pisco Sour from Ceviche

These are a few of our favourite foodie things! (part one)

The By Book or By Cook team have reviewed their favourite foodie things from 2013, starting with cocktails (naturally) and cookbooks - do you agree with our choices?

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December 18th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: , , , ,

Star-filled christmas dinner

A Star-filled Christmas dinner

Anna

Some bloggers have all the luck! Anna, from the fabulous The Best Sunday Lunch, attended the 'Star-filled Christmas' dinner, with dinner cooked by a slate of amazingly talented Chefs (including Tom Kerridge and Claude Bosi) and all for a very good cause...

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December 17th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: ,

Fig, Port, and Star Anise Christmas Cake

‘Tis the season…for our favourite Christmas recipes

Alice

If you're anything like us, then all year you've been post-it-noting, pinning and filing potential recipes to try over the festive period. Now it gets serious: shopping lists need to be drawn up, trolleys and baskets filled and deliveries booked. We've gathered up a few of our favourites right here so look no further!

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December 13th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: , , , , , , ,

Rococo by Chantal Coady

WIN: A copy of the beautiful Rococo chocolate recipe book

Enter our competition to be in with a chance to win a beautiful, boxed copy of Rococo: Mastering the Art of Chocolate

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December 10th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags:

Fiona Cairns Christmas cupcakes

Fiona Cairns’ Seasonal Baking Christmas Cake workshop

Leah

Inspired by the gorgeous Seasonal Baking, our intrepid correspondent Leah braved the Christmas hoards to attend author and Royal cake baker Fiona Cairns' Christmas Cake decoration workshop at Selfridges. Here's her report back..

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December 3rd 2013  |  1 comment  |  Tags: , ,

The Ultimate 5:2 Diet Recipe Book

Kate Harrison helps you into your Little Black Dress!

Kate Harrison, author of The Ultimate 5:2 Diet Recipe Book shares her tips for fitting into your little black dress this party season with a fab 5:2 recipe!

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November 29th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: , ,

How to host an unforgettable Christmas party

Author Veronica Henry gives her tips for hosting the perfect spontaneous Christmas party and shares her recipe for a delicious Winter Cosmo cocktail.

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November 27th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags:

The Underground Supper Club

The Underground Supper Club

Hannah

Basement Galley Head chef Alex Cooper serves up a seven course culinary delight in a disused Victoria line train at Walthamstow’s Pump House Museum

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October 16th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags:

The French Kitchen by Michel Roux Jnr

WIN: A signed copy of Michel Roux Jnr’s The French Kitchen

Enter our competition to win a signed copy of Michel Roux Jnr's new cookbook The French Kitchen

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October 9th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: ,

Bake of the Month: Treacly Ginger Biscuits

A suitably autumnal bake for our October recipe

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October 4th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags:

Brunch of the Month: The Good Egg’s Hangover Club

Hannah

Our breakfast expert takes a trip to Skyroom to see how The Good Egg's latest pop-up does brunch.

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September 18th 2013  |  Comments are off for this post  |  Tags: , ,