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I am asked to do a lot of cookbook reviews.

If you are a fan of cooking websites, you are probably a fan of cookbooks too. I certainly am and most of my friends are too.

It’s wonderful to look through a cookbook, whether they are brand new off the shelf or an old favorite.

But how do you tell if a cookbook is one of the best cookbooks, or one you needn’t bother with?

Recommended cookbooks are the way to go, which is why I began this cookbook reviews section of – to review the latest cookbooks and let you know what we think. Is it a “buy” or a miss? What are the pros and cons?

Obviously we all have our individual tastes and what I think is great may not suit you. But I do my best to go through each cookbook and provide you with cookbook reviews you can count on.

Keep coming back, as this section will grow and grow over time as I receive cookbooks to review.

As we become more conscious of healthy diets and dietary needs, I am asked to do more and more health and diet related cookbook reviews, including vegan and vegetarian cookbooks, diabetic recipes and gluten free cookbooks.

If you are looking for diet specific information have a look at the cookbooks in that category.

Cookbook Reviews


What’s New:


Best of Bridge Home Preserving

complete coconut cookbook

The Complete Coconut Cookbook



Health Specific Cookbooks and Healthy Recipes


simply fresh

Simply Fresh

healthy cookbook

500 Best Quinoa Recipes

simply fresh

Healthy Slow Cooker
(Gluten Free Recipes)


easy gluten free recipes

150 Gluten-Free Muffin Recipes

gluten free baking book

Gluten-Free Baking Book

Gluten Free Every Day

 Gluten Free Every Day


gluten free bread recipes

125 Best Gluten-Free Bread Machine Recipes

natural sugar desserts

175 Natural Sugar Desserts


The Complete IBS Health & Diet Guide


healthy cooking recipes

 500 Recipes for Lifelong Wellness



Vegetarian and Vegan Diets


vegan muffin recipes

150 Best Vegan Muffin Recipes

vegan family meals

Vegan Family Meals

vegan cooks bible

The Vegan Cook’s Bible


vegetarian cookbook

The Best 30-Minute Vegetarian Recipes


Cuisines of the World


Complete Curry Cookbook

The Complete Curry Cookbook

Complete Thai Cookbook

Complete Book of Thai Cooking

taco recipes book

300 Best Taco Recipes


Barcelona Cookbook

The Barcelona Cookbook

mod mex

Mod Mex


All Round Great Cookbooks


simply fresh

300 Best Stir-Fry Recipes

i love meatballs

I Love Meatballs!

best chicken recipes

125 Best Chicken Recipes


Best of Bridge fan fare

Fan Fare

poor girl gourmet

Poor Girl Gourmet

Best Casserole Recipes

300 Best Casserole Recipes


Home Preserving Favorites

250 Home Preserving Favorites

new book of soups

The New Book of Soups


autumn in the country

Autumn in the Country

500 best sauces

500 Best Sauces, Salad Dressings, Marinades and More

easy artisan breads

200 Fast and Easy Artisan Breads


ready steady spaghetti

Ready, Steady, Spaghetti

barbecue and grilling cookbook

Big&Bold Barbecue & Grilling Recipes

Americas Best BBQ

America’s Best BBQ


Holiday and Entertaining Cookbooks


christmas cookie jar

The Christmas Cookie Jar Cookbook

entertaining encyclopedia

The Entertaining Encyclopedia: Essential Tips for Hosting the Perfect Party

new thanksgiving table

The New Thanksgiving Table: An American Celebration of Family, Friends, and Food

best of bridge holiday classics

Best of Bridge Holiday Classics

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