Jamie's 30-Minute Meals

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Penguin Books Limited, Nov 3, 2011 - Cooking - 288 pages
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If you love food and have hungry mouths to feed when you get home after a long day, then allow Jamie to introduce you to a revolutionary way of cooking. In 30-Minute Meals he'll show you how to make a complete meal in the time you'd normally spend on one dish. What you'll be able to achieve in 30 minutes will absolutely blow your mind! This is not about compromising on quality. It's about being organised, working fast and using shortcuts and clever tricks to put insanely delicious plates of food on the table in no time. Each meal has been carefully crafted so that there's no faffing about - just good, fast cooking. Jamie has created complete menus of foods that go beautifully together and planned the recipes in a unique and easy-to-follow way. This kind of cooking is all about using every minute wisely, having fun and reclaiming your kitchen for the job it was meant for. Once you start cooking this way, not only will you love it; you'll never look back.

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Great food without the fuss!

User Review  - Grandude - Tesco

Having watched the TV series I wanted to buy the book and get all the recipes. I was not disappointed. There is some really delicious meals which can be prepared without all the fuss and pretension of other chefs. This is good food made simple. Read full review

Very helpful book for busy people

User Review  - Tracy1963 - Tesco

The receipes and instructions are very easy to follow and the end results are very tasty. You can have a lovely meal and still have time to do the ironong, washing etc!!! Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Jamie Oliver started cooking at his parents' pub, The Cricketers, in Clavering, Essex, at the age of eight. After leaving school he began a career as a chef that took him to the River Café, where he was famously spotted by a television production company.

His television and publishing career began in 1999 with The Naked Chef series. Since then he has set up Fifteen restaurant in London, changed school dinners in the UK and revolutionized home cooking. His charity, The Jamie Oliver Foundation, seeks to improve people's lives through food.

He writes for publications in the UK and around the world, including his own Jamie Magazine. Jamie lives in London and Essex with his wife Jools and their children.

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