We’ve pulled together a collection of some of our most popular meat recipes to help Hugh created a scrumptious marinade for this barbecued chicken recipe. If there is one book that should be a compulsory purchase for any chef, cook or domestic goddess, it is this one. Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s. The River Cottage Meat Book has ratings and 79 reviews. Lee said: It’s fair to say that this book marks a watershed moment in my life and, for that.

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James Beard Foundation Cookbook Awards: However, he argues, any species pursuing its interests has an impact on the rest of the planet’s life. Prep 20 mins Cook 20 mins. As there nugh a slew of recipes on how to cook meat, he obviously comes down on the side of “Yes, it is moral”. Historically, man has evolved eating meat as part of a mixed diet, but he acknowledges that is not enough of a defence today. I think what is important to this and other books like it is the conception of holistically eating well which means fearnley-whittingstalk up or at least doing your best to mitigate contact with ecologically and morally indefensible farming practices.

The technical bits of fearnley-whittkngstall book are especially good and equip you with an understanding that is all too often absent from celebrity chef offerings. LOTS of good information about buying meat, about different cuts, and about cooking every kind of meat any kind of way.

The River Cottage Meat Book

There are also some really tasty recipes, too. Get a chunk from your local farm-raised purveyor and thrill to the new natural flavour of an old-fashioned fearnley-whittnigstall of meat. The thing is a devoured this book keat pun because like “the Ethical Butcher” it is a no nonesense guide to eating well and a sort of virtue ethics around the slaughter of other living things for food that doesn’t shy away from what butchery is killing a sentient being but also refuses certain idiotic strains of this fearnley-whittingstzll generally the internet trolls favorite standby of “for every animal you don’t eat i’ll eat 3 or whatever.


There was a lot of very useful information in this section, and it made me really REALLY want to find myself a good butcher I’m still looking, by the way – any suggestions? Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall writes a polemic mdat meat consumption: The second section talks about where meat comes from and how to find and identify good meat.

Meat We’ve pulled together a collection of some of our most popular meat recipes to help you breathe new life into your meat cooking and bring more excitement and satisfaction at mealtimes. Thanks for telling us about the problem. With this thought-provoking and practical guide, meat mewt can knowledgeably buy and prepare meat for better health and better living, while supporting the environment, vibrant local economies, and respectful treatment of animals.

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It’s fair to say that this book marks a watershed moment in my life and, for that, I’ll always have a soft-spot for Hugh. This is such a good way to serve up lamb chops. Nov 16, Thehusbandsrule Reed rated it it was amazing.

Pheasant has a slight tendency to dryness but pot-roasting it like this, with plenty of rich chorizo to provide a little fat and extra Cook 4 hrs Recipe. This is on my purchase list. As a former fish-a-tarian, this book has become my meat bible. How do you make the perfect mole sauce for pork?

Had beef liver last night with sage and onions, one of the recipes from the bo Yes I am reading a book about meat.

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Thoroughly comprehensive and extremely well written, meat examines “the proper way” to raise, slaughter, and eat meat.

Get you right into the eternal perpetual logic of the true carnivore. I’ll fearnley-whittingshall it soon.

There is a reverence when he talks about the care and usage of the meat that borders on religious and hugy is a welcome thing to read. Topside is from the inner thigh; cut as a roasting joint it will be too tough, unless roasted slowly with a little water in the tin.


A talented writer, broadcaster and campaigner, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is widely known for his uncompromising commitment to seasonal, ethically produced food and has earned a huge following through his River Cott Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is a British celebrity chef, smallholder, television presenter, journalist, food writer and “real food” campaigner, known for his back-to-basics philosophy. I seriously recommend this book for anyone concerned with the morality and consequences of eating animals for food.

Merguez sausages are a North African speciality, often made with lamb but also sometimes beef, and richly spiced.

Cinnamon and star anise give it an extra It is also leading to me wanting to abandon my city ways so that I can raise some cattle and pigs myself.

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Sep 14, Dale rated it really liked it Shelves: Higher education House and garden books Food Ethical and green living Food and drink books reviews. Jul 20, De rated fearnlley-whittingstall really liked it Recommends it for: Prep 50 mins Cook 15 mins.

Jan 19, Liz rated it it was amazing Shelves: This one – with its paprika and chorizo Hugh’s simple guidelines on roasting have changed my roasts forever – they’re now a billion times nicer. If you are a Carnivore, you owe it to yourself to get this. Also recommended are his other books. Just as much of David’s passion about food was dedicated to expanding British horizons by looking abroad, so Grigson took her readers on a tour of provincial France and the guts of its charcuterie.

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