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The Flavour Thesaurus
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The Flavour Thesaurus (Hardback)
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Ever wondered why one flavour works with another? Or lacked inspiration for what to do with a bundle of beetroot? The Flavour Thesaurus is the first book to examine what goes with what, pair by pair. The book is divided into flavour themes including Meaty, Cheesy, Woodland and Floral Fruity. Within these sections it follows the form of Roget's Thesaurus, listing 99 popular ingredients alphabetically, and for each one suggesting flavour matchings that range from the classic to the bizarre. You can expect to find traditional pairings such as pork & apple, lamb & apricot, and cucumber & dill; contemporary favourites like chocolate & chilli, and goat's cheese & beetroot; and interesting but unlikely-sounding couples including black pudding & chocolate, lemon & beef, blueberry & mushroom, and watermelon & oyster. There are nearly a thousand entries in all, with 200 recipes and suggestions embedded in the text. Beautifully packaged, The Flavour Thesaurus is not only a highly useful, and covetable, reference book for cooking - it might keep you up at night reading.

Food & DrinkReference & Research >> Encyclopaedias & reference works >> Reference works Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 21/06/2010 ISBN-13: 9780747599777  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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This is a wonderful book for anyone who loves food and is a reasonably experienced cook. I keep buying this as a present for foodie friends. It's my go-to when I've got a new ingredient I've not worked with before, or looking for new ideas with seasonal favourites. Also just to browse through and read for fun as it's very entertaining, and to make a mental note of mix'n'match ideas or delicious recipes for future reference.

- 11/06/2014 Report this Review
 
 
 

Great book - both to leaf through and to seek inspiration if you've got some ingredients but not quite sure what to put with them. Segnit writes informatively and humorously. Having been given the book a couple of years ago I've since bought it as a gift for several other relatives and friends.

- 21/01/2014 Report this Review
 
 
 

An interesting book but more a collection of notes than anything else. You won't find any recipes in here but there are pointers on how to use the ingredients with each other. Probably best suited to the cook who enjoys going off-piste but would like a nudge in the right direction.

- 06/03/2013 Report this Review
 
 
 

Well presented and thorough.

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