A Round-Up of Christmas Cookbooks

Reviewed by Hayley Anderton Christmas is coming and it’s time to start talking about it. The books vying for our money, and a top ten spot, have been released – 505 of them on the 5th of October (super Thursday) alone, a good few more either side of that. The race is on. There are…

Heirloom Knitting- Sharon Miller

Reviewed by Hayley Anderton Sharon Miller’s ‘Heirloom Knitting: A Shetland Lace Pattern Book’ had become almost a book of legend before this reprint made it readily available again (or still least it cost more than I could justify to buy a second hand copy, even though I really wanted to get my hands on it),…

The Cocktail Book

Reviewed by Hayley Anderton My day job is selling wine, spirits, and beer, something I fell into when I became interested in learning more about wine. That was eighteen years ago, and I’m still only scratching the surface. One of the things that keeps the job interesting is the way that changing tastes constantly lead…