How to be a Domestic Goddess: Baking and the Art of Comfort Cooking

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Chatto & Windus, 2003 - Baking - 374 pages
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Nigella Shows That There Can Be More Feelgood Mileage From Running Up A Tray Of Muffins Or Baking A Sponge Cake Than In Almost Any Other Cooking - And That It'S Not Actually Hard! A Domestic Goddess Has To Maintain Her Cool When Faced With Pastry, It'S True- But With Nigella'S Guidance Even Shortcrust Pastry Can Be Pain-Free. How To Be A Domestic Goddess Is The Book That Understands Our Anxieties, Feeds Our Fantasies And Puts Cakes, Pies, Pastries, Preserves, Puddings, Bread And Biscuits Back Into Today'S Kitchen And Our Lives. Everything From Cup Cakes To Chocolate Cakes, From Brownies To Bagels, From Gooseberry-Cream Crumble To Double Apple Pie, From Pizza To Pistachio Macaroons, Scones And Muffins To Cheesecakes And Steamed Syrup Sponge, From Baklava To A Barbie Cake, As Well As Children'S Cooking, Christmas Baking And Other Wonderful Family Festive Treats.

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User Review  - Alex Howson - Goodreads

How to be a Domestic Goddess is my kitchen bible. I've used it to make so many sweet staples over the years, like birthday cakes, cupcakes, millionaires shortbread, pavlova...Fantastic! Read full review

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The deserts were delicious. Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Nigella Lawson is the author of bestselling books - How to Eat ('may just be the best cookery book ever' Daily Telegraph), How to be a Domestic Goddess (British Book Awards 2001), Nigella Bites (WHSmith Award 2002) Forever Summer ('images of warmth and Mediterranean climes' Time Out), Feast, ('a voluptuous and delicious piece of food writing' Guardian), Nigella Express (no. 1 bestseller with over 1 million sales), Nigella Christmas ('everything to make your Christmas sparkle' Independent) and Nigellissima - which, together with her successful TV series and her recent iPhone App, Nigella Quick Collection, have made hers a household name around the world. She lives in London with her family.

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