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Nigel Slater - Author


Nigel Slater is one of Britain's most highly regarded food writers. His beautifully written prose, warm personality and unpretentious, easy-to-follow recipes have won him a huge following.

He is the author of a collection of much loved cookery books: Real Fast Food (1992), The 30 Minute Cook (1994), Real Good Food (1995) and Real Cooking (1997). He writes an award winning weekly column in the Observer and edits their Food Monthly supplement. His weekly Observer column is syndicated internationally and he is a regular contributor to Sainsbury's The Magazine.

Real Fast Food was shortlisted for the André Simon Award. Real Cooking' was shortlisted for a Glenfiddich Award and The 30-Minute Cook was shortlisted for both the Glenfiddich and Julia Child Awards. He has won the Cookery Writer of the Year Award, Media Personality of the Year and the Glenfiddich Trophy.

Real Food, published in September 1998, accompanied an eight-part Channel 4 TV series, and was based upon the eight ingredients about which he is especially passionate. Real Food was awarded the 1999 Glenfiddich Award for Best Visual Work (photography by Jonathan Lovekin and art direction by Nigel Slater), and Nigel was also awarded the 1999 Best Newspaper Cookery Journalist. Appetite by Nigel Slater was a hardback bestseller in autumn 2000 and won the André Simon Cookbook of the Year Award.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Nigel Slater

The Christmas Chronicles by Nigel Slater
The Christmas Chronicles
Nigel Slater
Can’t wait for it to get to that level of cold when this book will act as a comfort blanket all of its own. Another in Nigel Slater’s exceptional Diary formats it is a paen of praise to winter and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017
A Year of Good Eating The Kitchen Diaries III by Nigel Slater
A Year of Good Eating The Kitchen Diaries III
Nigel Slater
From the one of our best-loved food writers and the presenter of BBC One's Eating Together, A Year of Good Eating is a completely fresh take on seasonal cooking. With Nigel's characteristically simple recipes and inspiring writing, this new book...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2015
Real Fast Puddings by Nigel Slater
Real Fast Puddings
Nigel Slater
Offers a collection of quick and delicious puddings made with simple and fresh ingredients.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2013
Eat - The Little Book of Fast Food by Nigel Slater
Eat - The Little Book of Fast Food
Nigel Slater
Winner of the Specsavers Food and Drink Book of the Year 2013. Quite a large book actually whatever the title says, there’s a whopping 500+ recipe ideas and Nigel Slater’s aim is to make this the default book for your...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2013
The Kitchen Diaries II A Year of Simple Cooking by Nigel Slater
The Kitchen Diaries II A Year of Simple Cooking
Nigel Slater
Sue Baker's view... What a beautiful book, it looks just wonderful and inside another year of superb food writing and recipes. What I love about the diary format is that you can read Nigel Slater’s “October” or you...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2012
Tender : Volume II - A Cook's Guide to the Fruit Garden by Nigel Slater
Tender : Volume II - A Cook's Guide to the Fruit Garden
Nigel Slater
Shortlisted for the Galaxy Food & Drink Book of the Year 2010. Somehow with Nigel Slater, I become a half-decent cook; firstly I’m hooked by the lusciousness of his prose and then the recipes, so tempting, so un-fussy,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/09/2010
Eating for England by Nigel Slater
Eating for England
Nigel Slater
In the words of the author “Eating for England is simply a personal celebration of the food this nation cherishes, the rituals we observe, the curious and even the eccentric thing that is the British and their food.” Think of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2007
Toast by Nigel Slater
Toast
Nigel Slater
This is a coming of age with a difference – a culinary pilgrimage through the extraordinary childhood of award-winning food writer Nigel Salter. Moving and humorous in turn, it captures the tastes, treats and torments of daily life in 60s...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 05/02/2007
Toast by Nigel Slater
Toast
Nigel Slater
A 2011 World Book Night selection. This is a coming of age with a difference – a culinary pilgrimage through the extraordinary childhood of award-winning food writer Nigel Salter. Moving and humorous in turn, it captures the tastes, treats and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/04/2004

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