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Cookbooks of 2014

Sheila Dillon presents a review of the most exciting cookbooks of 2014.

A review of cookbooks and food writing of 2014. Sheila Dillon is joined to discuss the year in books by Allan Jenkins, editor of Observer Food Monthly, investigative journalist Joanna Blythman and blogger Alex Ryder aka Gingey Bites.

Sheila also hears from publisher Sarah Lavelle about this year's sales. And cookery writer Diana Henry talks about her addiction to cookbooks.

Presented by Sheila Dillon and produced in Bristol by Emma Weatherill.

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30 minutes

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Mon 8 Dec 2014 15:30

Allan Jenkins

‘The Green Kitchen Travels’ by David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl

‘Ivan Ramen’ by Ivan Orkin and Chris Ying


Alex Ryder aka 'Gingey Bites'

‘Cracking Yolks and Pig Tales’ by Glynn Purnell

‘The Hairy Dieters: Good Eating’ by The Hairy Bikers


Visit Alex's blog Gingey Bites here

Joanna Blythman

‘The Big Fat Surprise’ by Nina Teicholz

‘A Change of Appetite’ by Diana Henry


Role Contributor
Presenter Sheila Dillon
Producer Emma Weatherill
Interviewed Guest Allan Jenkins
Interviewed Guest Joanna Blythman
Interviewed Guest Alex Ryder
Interviewed Guest Sarah Lavelle
Interviewed Guest Diana Henry


  • Sun 7 Dec 2014 12:32
  • Mon 8 Dec 2014 15:30

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