The domestic goddess, is back with this great cookbook for people on the run. Nigella Express comes up with quick solutions for all the meals of the day. The focus is on fast foods, time savers and quick and easy meals that will appease the family and last minute guests.
Inspired by her series Nigella Express, the chapters of the book follow the shows in the series. The easy to follow recipes are generally limited to six steps and offer tips and ideas for changing the recipes to suit your own tastes. With the addition of some beautiful photography, it’s hard not to want to cook these enticing recipes.
The collection of easy everyday recipes includes mustard pork chops and naan pizza while the store cupboard SOS chapter provides solutions for those nights when you just can’t get to the supermarket. Simple last minute solutions include as chicken-alla-cacciatora and sausages with haloumi and peppers s.
Nigella, has also come up with a series of quick solutions to entertaining on a tight time frame. The workday winners and razzle dazzle chapters offer recipes such as potato cakes with smoked salmon and steak slice with lemon and thyme.
"On the Run" was one of our favourite episodes and the recipes to accompany it do not disappoint. The crunchy salad with hot and sour dressing was an office hit, as was the Spanish omelette.
Title: Nigella Express
Author: Nigella Lawson
Hardback, 390 pages
Published November 2007