Kevin Dundon's Back to Basics

Kevin Dundon's Back to Basics

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Kevin Dundon's Back to Basics is the essential kitchen bible. By explaining and demonstrating core cooking techniques, Kevin opens up a vast repertoire of dishes to every cook. From poaching eggs and making perfect pastry to pan-frying steak and creating the ultimate chocolate mousse, Kevin shows that once you understand the basic technique you can master any dish.

In ultra-clear step-by-step sequences, that are just like having Kevin beside you in the kitchen, he takes you through his tried-and-tested methods and provides lots of hints, tips and insider secrets along the way. Technique by technique the book builds into a comprehensive kitchen bible, with over 100 delicious recipes for everything from Eggs Benedict and Navarin of Lamb to Chicken Noodle Soup, Raspberry Souffle and Chocolate Fondant.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 192 x 252 x 22.35mm | 984.3g
  • MITCHELL BEAZLEY
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1845339851
  • 9781845339852
  • 754,363

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Irish chef Kevin is known for his fresh and rustic approach to eating and this beautiful book will fill you with enthusiasm for his way of working.--Great British Food
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About Kevin Dundon

One of Ireland's best-loved chefs, Kevin Dundon can usually be found busy at work in the Dunbrody Country House kitchens and cookery school. A chef with a love of locally sourced produce, he has cooked for many well-known celebrities during his career, including Queen Elizabeth II, President Bush and Bono.

In 1997, Kevin and his wife founded the Dunbrody Country House Hotel, which has become synonymous with contemporary Irish country house cooking. In 2008, Kevin put his name to MGM Grand's new restaurant venture Raglan Road in downtown Disney, Orlando, and over the past few years has appeared on numerous TV channels in the US, Canada and Ireland. He is the author of Great Family Food, Recipes That Work, Full on Irish and Back to Basics.
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