Jamie Oliver - Author

About the Author

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.

 

Featured books by Jamie Oliver

Together

Together

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/09/2021

Dedicated to the NHS and key workers for looking after us and keeping the nation going, enabling us to get back together, Oliver’s latest book and the 25th in his collection  is a triumph of togetherness. Being together is precious and after all of our recent time apart, this book is a celebration of that and the joy of good food. Every chapter starts with a little menu card for each meal, for easy sharing with your diners. This is a stress-free step-by-step guide to entertaining, no matter what the occasion. From a laid back feast to a sunny gathering, cosy indulgence or celebration roast, this book has it all. And my favourite bit is the recipe methods which help you get super organised the day before your event, thus maximising your precious time with your guests. Every single recipe has a glorious full colour photograph and Oliver’s nutrition team has been busy with a whole nutrition section which features easy-to-read nutrition information on every dish. Mouth watering, I’m already popping get-togethers in the diary so I can test these recipes out. And recreate some of the stunning table settings and beautiful images peppering the book. And let’s not forget the cocktail section to help you enrich any gathering you throw. Coffee negroni, yum. Jammy margarita, yes please. I’m off to test a few out…

7 Ways

7 Ways

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 20/08/2020

Discover 7 Ways to reinvent each of your favourite ingredients with Jamie's brand-new, No. 1 bestselling cookbook, featuring 120 exciting and tasty new recipes Includes recipes from Jamie's hit Channel 4 TV show Keep Cooking Family Favourites Jamie has done his research to find out exactly what we, as a nation, love to eat. He's taken 18 of our favourite ingredients and created 7 new, easy and delicious ways to cook them. We're talking about those meal staples we pick up without thinking - chicken breast, salmon fillet, mince, eggs, potatoes, broccoli, mushrooms, to name but a few. Jamie will share 7 achievable, exciting and tasty ways to cook each of these hero ingredients, requiring minimal time, effort and additional ingredients. Jamie's fun, delicious and nutritious recipes include: · Crispy sweet & sour salmon · Filo chicken kiev · Mushroom cannelloni · Sticky ginger beef · Prosciutto pork fillet · Cauliflower cheese pasta With everything from fakeaways and traybakes to family and freezer favourites, you'll find bags of inspiration to help you mix things up in the kitchen. Discover 7 Ways, the most straight-forward cookbook Jamie has ever written.

Veg

Veg

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/08/2019

JAMIE OLIVER IS BACK WITH OVER 100 BRILLIANTLY EASY, FLAVOUR-PACKED, AND ACCESSIBLE VEG RECIPES From simple suppers and family favourites, to weekend dishes for sharing with friends, this book is packed full of phenomenal food - pure and simple. Whether it's embracing a meat-free day or two each week, living a vegetarian lifestyle, or just wanting to try some brilliant new flavour combinations, this book ticks all the boxes. Super-tasty, brilliantly simple, but inventive veg dishes include: AMAZING VEGGIE CHILLI, comforting black rice, zingy crunchy salsa and chilli-rippled yoghurt BRILLIANT BHAJI BURGER, coriander yoghurt, mango chutney and crunchy poppadum sprinkle GREENS MAC 'N' CHEESE with leek, broccoli & spinach and a toasted almond topping VEGGIE PAD THAI, crispy fried eggs, special tamarind & tofu sauce and peanut sprinkle SUPER SPINACH PANCAKES with avocado, tomato and cottage cheese SUMMER TAGLIATELLE, basil & almond pesto, broken potatoes and delicate green veg With chapters on Soups & Sarnies, Brunch, Pies Parcels & Bakes, Curries & Stews, Salads, Burgers & Fritters, Pasta, Rice & Noodles, and Traybakes there's something tasty for every occasion. Sharing simple tips and tricks that will excite the taste buds, this book will give you the confidence to up your veg intake and widen your recipe repertoire, safe in the knowledge that it'll taste utterly delicious. It will also leave you feeling full, satisfied and happy - and not missing meat from your plate. 'It's all about celebrating really good, tasty food that just happens to be meat-free' Jamie Oliver

Jamie Cooks Italy

Jamie Cooks Italy

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/07/2018

Escape to Italy with Jamie's new cookbook . . . Jamie returns to cooking the food he loves the most, getting right to heart of the Italian kitchen in his ultimate go-to Italian cookbook. He shows you that truly authentic Italian cooking is simple, beautiful and achievable. Jamie's Channel 4 series Jamie Cooks Italy begins in the Aeolian Islands, Monday 13th August, 8:30pm . . . find all of the recipes and more inside. _____________ This wonderful, best-ever collection of recipes, deliver on big flavours and comfort; a celebration of truly great Italian food you'll want to cook for yourself, your friends and your family. From this week's episode . . . * STUFFED BRAISED SQUID. The island of Salina is known for its capers and this wonderfully tasty dish makes the most of them. * GRILLED SQUID SALAD. A taste of the islands on your plate. Plunged into a mind-blowing salsa for a beautiful, super-easy brunch, delicious snack or sophisticated summer supper. * SWEET AND SOUR RABBIT. Chicken works a treat too. This dish uses bold ingredients with simple cooking for big, beautiful flavours. * SALINA CHICKEN. A true celebration of the bountiful flavours of Salina. Sumptuous, melt-in-your-mouth chicken and delicious, buttery aubergines. With a cold glass of white wine, it's pure joy. _____________ Featuring 140 recipes in Jamie's fuss-free and easy-to-follow style, the book has chapters on Antipasti, Salads, Soups, Pasta, Rice & Dumplings, Meat, Fish, Sides, Bread & Pastry, Dessert and all of the Italian basics you'll ever need to know. Jamie fell in love with Italian food 25 years ago. Now he's sharing his ultimate recipes, a mixture of fast and slow cooking, famous classics with a Jamie twist, simple everyday dishes and more indulgent labour-of-love choices for weekends and parties. VIVA L'ITALIA! Don't wait, order Jamie Cooks Italy now, and be the first to try food that will transport you straight to the landscapes of Italy.

5 Ingredients - Quick & Easy Food

5 Ingredients - Quick & Easy Food

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 24/08/2017

Featuring simple, delicious recipes from the new Channel series - Quick and Easy Food -  Jamie Oliver's 5 Ingredients is his most straightforward book yet. Using five ingredients, cleverly combined, you'll conjure up THE most exciting food . . . Quick Asian fishcakes - juicy salmon fillets flavoured with fragrant lemongrass, ginger and fresh coriander, dipped into a chilli jam. Italian seared beef - blushing in the middle with green pesto, fiery rocket, pine nuts and Parmesan. Pear and Gorgonzola farfalle - strong, creamy Gorgonzola cheese and ripened sweet pears, crumbled walnuts and red chicory over pasta. Chickpea chard pork - seared pork in a casserole of chickpeas flavoured with fennel seeds, rainbow chard and roasted peppers. Cherry chocolate mousse - delicious dark chocolate, black-pitted cherries folded into a simple mousse made from eggs, double cream and golden caster sugar. It's all about making the journey to good food, super-simple. With over 130 recipes, and chapters on Chicken, Beef, Pork, Lamb, Fish, Eggs, Veg, Salads, Pasta, Rice and Noodles and Sweet Things, there's plenty of quick and easy recipe inspiration to choose from. How about . . . Pomegrante jewels, fresh mint and feta tossed into a Carrot and grain salad. Roast tikka chicken - whole chicken flavoured in tikka paste, roasted with crispy potatoes, golden cauliflower and coriander, finished with a deliciously sumptuous AND impressive Honey berry filo smash topped with coconut yoghurt and pistachios. All ready to tuck into in less than 30-minutes. With every recipe you'll find a visual ingredient guide, serving size, timings, a short, easy-to-follow method, and quick-reference nutritional information. Jamie's new cookbook takes the stress out of mealtimes and will inspire cooks and non-cooks alike with beautiful, crazily simple ideas . . .

Jamie Oliver's Christmas Cookbook

Jamie Oliver's Christmas Cookbook

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 20/10/2016

Chapters: Introduction Smart Starters The Main Event Veggie and Vegan Plates The Wonderful World of Potatoes Scrumptious Vegetables Gravy, Sauces and all the Trimmings Incredible Leftovers Spectacular Festive Puddings Afternoon Tea and Sweet Treats Cute Edible Gifts Super-Fantastic Salads Dips, Bites and Handheld Nibbles Perfect Christmas Drinks Guide To Roasting Meat I've got all the bases covered with everything you need for the big day and any feasting meals over the festive period, as well as party fare, edible gifts, teatime treats, cocktails and of course, exciting ways to embrace and celebrate those leftovers. You'll also find all the deeply important technical info you need, such as cooking charts, and wherever possible, I've designed the recipes to be cooked at the same oven temperature, so you can be efficient with time and oven space, and it'll be super-easy for you to mix and match the different elements and build your own perfect Christmas meal. I haven't held back. This book is the greatest hits, all wrapped up in one Christmas parcel, and I hope you have fun looking through, picking your recipes, and building your own plan. Jamie Oliver

eBooks of the Month
Everyday Super Food

Everyday Super Food

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/08/2015

No matter how busy you are, you'll find that healthy eating the Jamie way is both straight forward and achievable, making it super easy to choose exactly the kind of meals that suit you. The book is divided into breakfasts, lunches and dinners, and every tasty meal is nutritionally balanced so that any combination over the day will bring you in under your recommended daily allowance of calories, allowing you to enjoy snacks and drinks on the side. You can eat Smoothie Pancakes with Berries, Banana, Yoghurt and Nuts for breakfast, Tasty Fish Tacos with Game-Changing Kiwi, Lime and Chilli Salsa for lunch and Griddled Steak and Peppers with Herby-Jewelled Tabbouleh Rice for dinner, and still be healthy! Whether you dip in and out of it, eat from the book Monday to Friday or use it faithfully every day for a month, it's totally up to you. In Everyday Super Food, Jamie's done all the hard work for you - all you need to do is choose a delicious recipe, cook it up and, most importantly, enjoy it. Every meal in this book is a good choice and will bring you a step closer to a healthier, happier you.

eBooks of the Month
Jamie's Comfort Food

Jamie's Comfort Food

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/08/2014

Jamie's new cookbook brings together 100 ultimate comfort food recipes. It's all about the dishes that are close to your heart, that put a smile on your face and make you feel happy, loved, safe and secure. Inspired by everything from childhood memories to the changing of the seasons, and taking into account the guilty pleasures and sweet indulgences that everyone enjoys, it's brimming with exciting recipes you'll fall in love with. Jamie's Comfort Food is all about the food you really want to eat, made exactly how you like it. With this in mind, the book features ultimate versions of all-time favourites, and also introduces cherished dishes from countries around the world, providing a delicious recipe for every occasion. This isn't everyday cooking - this is about weekends, holidays, celebrations and occasions. Whether you're home alone, or sharing the love with a big group of family or friends, there really is something for everyone. Celebrating the beauty of good food is at the heart of this book, and it's jam-packed with incredible photography. Written in Jamie's usual down-to-earth and easy-to-understand style, the methods are precise and have been tested to the hilt, so are guaranteed to work, but this time Jamie has turned the edit filter off, and shares extra hints, tips and ideas throughout to ensure you achieve the best possible results. This is about making food the very best it can be, and embracing the rituals of cooking. Recipes include everything from mighty moussaka, delicate gyoza with crispy wings, steaming ramen and katsu curry to super eggs Benedict, scrumptious sticky toffee pudding and tutti frutti pear tarte tatin. Treat yourself, and your loved ones, with Jamie's Comfort Food.

Save with Jamie Shop Smart, Cook Clever, Waste Less

Save with Jamie Shop Smart, Cook Clever, Waste Less

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/08/2013

Jamie gets the nation cooking clever, shopping smart and wasting less with his new cookbook, Save with Jamie. This year, I've got the message loud and clear that as everyone comes under bigger and bigger financial pressure, they want help to cook tasty, nutritious food on a budget, so this book was born completely out of public demand. And there's no compromise - I'm talking big flavours, comfort food that makes you happy, and colourful, optimistic dishes. Our biggest luxury is knowledge, whether times are hard or not, so get kitchen smart and smash the recession.

Jamie's 15-Minute Meals

Jamie's 15-Minute Meals

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/09/2012

Offering super quick, tasty, nutritious food that you can eat everyday of the week, this book arms you with the skills to create wonderful meals, shockingly fast. It features recipes such as classic chicken, steak and pasta dishes, looking at Asian-inspired street food and brilliant Moroccan flavours, putting together great salads.

Jamie's Great Britain

Jamie's Great Britain

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/09/2011

Shortlisted for the Galaxy Food & Drink Book of the Year Award 2011. Over the years, British food culture has embraced flavours and influences from all the people who came and made Great Britain their home. This title includes recipes some of which are classics, and some the author's versions of the classics.

Jamie's 30-minute Meals

Jamie's 30-minute Meals

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/09/2010

  Shortlisted for the Galaxy Food & Drink Book of the Year 2010.   There really is no excuse for sending out for fast food – here’s Jamie Oliver showing how to organise a complete meal in 30 minutes. Easy enough for beginners to follow, the recipes take you through the whole meal and as long as you’ve got the shopping right and done the prep then it’s 30 minutes to sit down.  There are 50 menu plans to choose from and most will cost less than their readymade equivalent and taste miles better. It’s well presented, offers a choice of great food – it’s been on TV – no wonder it’s top of the bestseller charts, a seriously good cookbook.Like for Like ReadingReal Fast Food, Nigel SlaterHow to Feed Your Whole Family a Healthy, Balanced Diet with Very Little Money, Gill Holcombe   The Lovereading view... This book is as practical as it is beautiful, showing that with a bit of preparation, the right equipment and some organization, hearty, delicious, quick meals are less than half an hour away. You’ll be amazed by what you’re able to achieve. You’ll find 50 brand-new meal ideas that are exciting, varied and seasonal.

eBooks of the Month
Jamie Does

Jamie Does

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/04/2010

  May 2010 Good Housekeeping selection.Jamie Oliver returns with a bright and breezy look at food from our favourite holiday destinations. Jamie Does… will help you recreate everything from a Spanish paella to a Moroccan tagine or Greek salad.

Other books by Jamie Oliver

Jamie's Dinners

Jamie's Dinners

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/04/2019

This beautiful new hardback edition of Jamie's Dinners is a collection of simple, modern family favourites 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith Packed with a huge array of recipes, from very humble classics to exciting new flavours, this is the perfect cookbook for both beginners and pros alike, and with loads of recipes that the whole family will love. With chapters on Sarnies, Salads, Soups, Vegetables, Pasta, Meat, Fish and Desserts, as well as a section on 5-minute wonders and kitchen tips & tricks, this really is a comprehensive cookbook for everyone. Delicious recipes include: * PARMESAN FISH FILLETS with AVOCADO and CRESS SALAD * Awesome SPINACH & RICOTTA CANNELLONI * Summer CHICKPEA SALAD * Super-tasty SPANISH ROAST CHICKEN * STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING ____________ Celebrating the 20th anniversary of The Naked Chef Penguin are re-releasing Jamie's first five cookbooks as beautiful Hardback Anniversary Editions - an essential for every kitchen. The Naked Chef The Return of the Naked Chef Happy Days with the Naked Chef Jamie's Kitchen Jamie's Dinners '20 years on . . . Does it stand the test of my kitchen? The answer is a resounding yes. Jamie's genius is in creating maximum flavour from quick, easy-to-follow recipes . . . It hasn't dated at all' Daily Telegraph on The Naked Chef _____________

Jamie's Friday Night Feast Cookbook

Jamie's Friday Night Feast Cookbook

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 15/11/2018

Discover super-indulgent, show-stopping food for the weekend with Jamie Oliver, featuring the very best recipes from the hugely popular Channel 4 TV series Friday Night Feast! 'Oliver always delivers and the recipes are hearty and straightforward' The Independent With behind-the-scenes action shots of the famous cafe on Southend pier, Jamie is beside the seaside, cooking and eating fantastic food, along with his celebrity guests. It'll be that 'love at first bite' feeling when you treat your family and friends to: * FEARNE COTTON's Mexican fish tacos with all of the trimmings - sweet charred pineapple salsa, chunky guacamole, garlicky sour cream and jalapeno-spiked slaw * DAVID TENNANT's Croatian-style cuttlefish risotto with chilli-spiked parsley oil * MARK HAMILL's roast sirloin and Yorkshire puddings served with epic beef-bone gravy * SCARLETT MOFFATT's Scotch eggs with fresh herbs and a spicy kick * JAMIE's epic poached chicken and dumplings with mustard sauce and fiery horseradish And much, much more! With oodles of fun, fresh feasts for all your family and friends, JAMIE'S FRIDAY NIGHT FEAST COOKBOOK makes the perfect indulgent treat to kick off your weekend. Order it now and start cooking like the stars!

Super Food Family Classics

Super Food Family Classics

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/07/2016

Freshen up your meals with Jamie's essential collection of healthy and delicious recipes for the whole family Let Jamie teach you how to make healthy eating a part of everyday family life with Super Food Family Classics. With easy-to-follow, tried and tested recipes, Jamie has created a cookbook that will allow you to add more fruit and veg to your family's plates, without sacrificing any flavour - or your time. With these tasty recipes, you can . . . * Sneak in extra veg onto their plate with Squash Mac 'N' Cheese * Enjoy a no-arguments family dinner with Chicken Fajitas, Smoky Dressed Aubergines & Peppers * When you need a no-fuss meal on the table fast try Chicken Goujons or Pasta Pesto * Get ahead with freezer-friendly Jumbo Fish Fingers or Proper Chicken Nuggets * Use ingredients your family already love with Sweet Potato Fish Cakes or Chocolate Porridge With valuable advice on everything from cooking with kids and tackling fussy eaters, to good gut health and how to budget, Jamie's Super Food Family Classics is the kitchen companion every family needs. In Jamie's extensive collection of internationally loved and trusted cookbooks, this is the one about healthy food for all the family 'Brilliant recipes' Mail on Sunday 'Our failsafe foodie of choice' Sunday Times 'Jamie Oliver is great - I'd put him in charge of the country' Guardian

Happy Days with the Naked Chef

Happy Days with the Naked Chef

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Cook simple recipes for classic, wholesome food that's packed with flavour in Happy Days with the Naked Chef Jamie is one of Britain's best-loved chefs who has made cooking interesting and accessible, not only for a new generation but for all those who love good food. He believes in getting the most out of ingredients and making tasty, easy, sociable food with the minimum of fuss. Happy Days is filled with fantastic recipes for different occasions. By keeping it simple, it is perfect for those who want to give it a go in the kitchen. Happy Days with Naked Chef contains loads of classic, easy recipes like fluffy pancakes USA style, Jamie Oliver's ultra-simple pukka pineapple with bashed-up mint sugar, and his old man's superb chicken. Genius. 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith 'Great, fabulous. Just enjoy yourself, get stuck in, happy days' Spectator

Jamie's Kitchen

Jamie's Kitchen

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Jamie's Kitchen guides you through tried and tested methods for classic food that's full of flavour This is the ultimate guide for people who love great food and want to cook. It's packed with clear, no-nonsense advice and inspiration, as well as over 100 brand new recipes from the cookery course and the restaurant. Jamie's Kitchen walks you through techniques like poaching, braising and pot-roasting and gives you the skill you'll need to create beautiful, feel-good food. From delicate Citrus Seared Tuna with Crispy Noodles, Herbs and Chilli to succulent Barolo poached Fillet Steak with Celeriac Mash, there are dishes for every occasion. Jamie's approach is honest and easy - this is not a heavy duty 'cook like a professional' book, weighed down with facts, figures and techniques. Jamie guides you through different cooking methods - from poaching and boiling, to char-grilling and pot-roasting. Jamie Oliver encourages you to have confidence, a sense of independence, a laugh and - importantly - to be the boss in your own kitchen. 'Jamie should be given the Victoria Cross' The Times 'Jamie offers lots of his chunky, hunky dishes for feeding the hungry, and lathers the whole lot with ladlefuls of encouragement' Daily Telegraph

The Return of the Naked Chef

The Return of the Naked Chef

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Jamie Oliver's bestselling The Return of the Naked Chef is filled with all the techniques and tips you'll need to become a pro in the kitchen and produce delicious, healthy food The Return of the Naked Chef guides you through basic techniques for making a variety of breads and pasta, and shares some of Jamie's favourite recipes including a light Prawn and Pea Risotto with Basil and Mint and seared Beef Carpaccio with roasted Baby Beets, creamed Horseradish, Watercress and Parmesan. Jamie Oliver has captured the heart of the nation with his passion for simple, delicious, home-cooked food. The Return of the Naked Chef is filled with fresh ingredients, 'pukka' recipes and boundless enthusiasm. Get stuck in with Jamie Oliver! 'Simply brilliant cooking, and Jamie's recipes are a joy' Nigel Slater 'There's a joyously clear, no-nonsense desire here to create simple but delicious food' Heat

Jamie's Italy

Jamie's Italy

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Explore Jamie's Italy - travel on a culinary tour with Jamie Oliver Ever since working at the River Cafe for Ruth Rogers and Rose Gray, Jamie Oliver has had a serious passion for Italian food. Now, ten years later, Italy and its wonderful flavours continue to have a major influence on his food and cooking. In Jamie's Italy, Jamie travels this famously gastronomic country paying homage to the classic dishes of each region and searching for new ideas to bring home. The result is a sensational collection of Italian recipes, old and new, that will ensure Italy's influence reaches us all. On the menu is an array of magical ingredients and Mediterranean flavours all combined in Jamie Oliver's inimitable way. From Parma ham to Parmesan, from Pannetone to Panzanella, Jamie's Italy will transport you to Italy or at least bring Italy home to you. 'Brilliant, fabulous. The best of Italian cooking ... a truly inspirational Italian cookery course, teaching you everything from perfect pasta to sensational sea food' Daily Mail 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith

The Naked Chef

The Naked Chef

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Jamie Oliver's classic bestselling book, with simple recipes that combine bold flavours and nutritious fresh ingredients The Naked Chef teaches you how to make beautiful dishes from scratch, whether you're cooking for guests or simply enjoying good food with your family. Host a dinner party your friends won't forget with light Vegetable Tempura, followed by melt-in-the-mouth spiced Slow-Cooked Lamb Shank. Or why not try the Chilli, Tomato, Oregano and Pancetta Pizza; perfect for getting the family stuck in. This book has something for everyone - from those who want great food but want to keep it simple, to those who work for a living and don't have time to spend all evening cooking. The Naked Chef is all about giving people confidence and getting them to feel at ease in the kitchen, with the help of Jamie Oliver, even if they have never tried cooking before! 'Simply brilliant cooking, and Jamie's recipes are a joy' Nigel Slater 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith

Jamie's America

Jamie's America

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/09/2009

Join Jamie on the ultimate culinary road trip across America 'America - A country of many contrasts. For me, it presented the ultimate food trip to explore places, ingredients, food culture & traditions. I wanted to get to the heart of great American food, to get past the junk and super-sized portions. I set off on what I knew would be a completely inspiring trip. I wasn't wrong. . . from New York to New Orleans, the energy of Los Angeles to the big skies of Wyoming, I found what I was looking for: some of the most diverse and delicious recipes I've ever come across! And with 120 of them in this book, I'll show you the quick and easy way to put a little slice of America on your dinner table. What a trip!' - Jamie Discover exciting new recipes from New York to the Wild West, including crispy Fish and Corn Salsa, fiery Shrimp Cocktail and, for when you're feeling decadent, delicious Churros with homemade Hot Chocolate. 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith

Cook with Jamie

Cook with Jamie

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/07/2009

Jamie Oliver will share everything he's learned as a chef as he invites you to Cook With Jamie Whether you're a student, a young couple, an established cook or a novice, Cook With Jamie takes you through a whole load of simple and accessible recipes that will blow the socks off your family and any guests you might have round for dinner. There's information on Jamie's recommended kitchen equipment, advice on how to recognize and cook loads of different cuts of meat, as well as on how to get the best value and quality when you're out shopping. Cook with Jamie guides you through creating meals from scratch, including simple instructions for making your own pasta and gnocchi and even how to tackle preparing a fresh crab, lobster and squid. Learn to mix beautifully balanced dressings and mayo for the perfect addition to Jamie's recipes, like the warm Smoked Bacon and Jerusalem Artichoke Salad. From light starters to deserts with a twist, like moreish Bread and Butter Pudding with Marmalade Glaze and Cinnamon and Orange Butter, Cook with Jamie has recipes for every occasion and taste. Jamie shares classic dishes, new creations and some of the bestselling recipes from his award winning restaurants. Cook With Jamie is the perfect companion to anyone looking to improve their cooking and have fun in the kitchen. 'You know what ... if you're going to eat three times a day for the rest of your life, you might as well learn to cook properly and enjoy it! So, roll up your sleeves and let me help you. Now is the time for you to get stuck in and reclaim your fantastic cooking heritage!' - Jamie 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith

Jamie's Ministry of Food

Jamie's Ministry of Food

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 03/10/2008

New to cooking? Not sure what you're doing? Let Jamie help with step-by-step guidance on the basics of cooking nutritious, scrumptious food without too many ingredients . . . By guiding you through the basics of home cooking, Jamie will show you that wholesome, tasty food is not only simple and quick to prepare but can be done by anyone. With chapters on Simple Soups, Quick Pasta, Easy Curries, Family Roasts, Classic Fish And Sweet Things, as well as a selection of delicious meals that you can make in just 20 minutes, this is an indispensable first cook book. Learn how to master delicious staple meals including: - SPAGHETTI BOLOGNAISE and LASAGNE - SALMON FISHCAKES and FISH PIE - THAI GREEN CURRY and BUTTERNUT SQUASH ROGAN JOSH - PERFECT ROAST CHICKEN and RICE SALAD If you're a complete beginner in the kitchen, Jamie's promise to you is that you'll be making some great dinners from the moment you dip in. A little knowledge, a small store cupboard and a few basic tools can go a long way, and this book is your first step . . . In Jamie's extensive collection of internationally loved and trusted cookbooks, this is the one for beginners who want to learn the basics of cooking. 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith

Jamie at Home

Jamie at Home

Author: Jamie Oliver Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/09/2007

Discover the art of cooking simply and naturally with Jamie Oliver's bestselling Jamie at Home 'This book is very close to my heart. It's about no-nonsense, simple cooking with great flavours all year round. When I began writing it, I didn't really know what recipes I would come up with, but something began to inspire me very quickly... my vegetable patch! I came to realise last year that it's not always about looking out at the wider world for inspiration. Being at home, feeling relaxed and open, can also offer this. I love to spend time at home in the village where I grew up, working with the boss, Mother Nature, in my garden and seeing all my beautiful veggies coming out of the ground.' - Jamie Jamie at Home has a seasonal piece of veg as the star of each chapter and shares Jamie's favourite recipes for fresh ingredients you can grow in your own back garden. Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for a friend (why not try Jamie's beautiful chutneys, pickled veg or homemade ketchup) or a healthy meal the whole family will enjoy like creamy Courgette Carbonara followed by Rhubarb and Custard Souffle, Jamie at Home has something for everyone. Inside Jamie at Home you'll find over 100 new recipes from Jamie Oliver, plus some basic planting information and tips if you fancy having a go at getting your hands dirty as well! 'There is only one Jamie Oliver. Great to watch. Great to cook' Delia Smith 'Simply brilliant cooking, and Jamie's recipes are a joy' Nigel Slater