Delia Smith

Back to the Future for the UK Food Scene

Christine Hayes | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Christine Hayes

Today we have swagger in the kitchen. We appreciate the instinctive flair of Nigel Slater... Slater's relaxed cooking style and the seasonal, straight-from-the-garden, food he champions chimes with our increased desire to use ingredients when they are at their best.

Delia Got It Wrong: I Am a Master Chef

Stephen M. Baker | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Stephen M. Baker

Last week, cooking legend Delia Smith made some rather bold claims in the Radio Times; suggesting that people can't cook anymore and that TV shows such as MasterChef are intimidating, rather than inspirational. As an amateur home cook, food lover and cookery show watcher, I beg to differ.

Masterchef Judges Undermine Aspiring Chefs With Criticism, Argues Delia Smith

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Cookery queen Delia Smith has taken a swipe at MasterChef for undermining the confidence of aspiring cooks. Smith, 71, who now runs an online cooke...

Cookbook Recipes 'Too Complicated And Expensive' Says Survey

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.03.2013 | Home

Almost half of those glossy new cookbooks bought as Christmas presents will go unread, according to a survey that shows home cooks are being put off b...

The Next Big Thing? Interview: Dan Howell (danisnotonfire)

Alex Perry | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK Comedy
Alex Perry

Dan Howell is a London-based, 21-year-old YouTube vlogger. When watching his videos, you can't help but like him. And it seems like lots of people feel this way; Dan has 115,000 Facebook likes and 211,000 Twitter followers

Downton Abbey: Meet The Lead Characters Modern-Day Equivalents

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

While the 1920s might seemly impossibly glamourous to middle-class mortals in 21st century Britain, every generation has its Downton Abbey stars. J...

Things I Wish I'd Known When I Was A Fresher

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

As everyone loves saying, hindsight is a wonderful thing. And although you may scoff at your older siblings' advice, or your learned friends' wise ...

Stealing Her Recipes? Delia Smith Amongst Celebs Named As 'Phone Hacking Targets'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK

Celebrities, politicians and victims of terrorist attacks are among those whose phones were allegedly hacked by the News of the World, the CPS has sai...

Jamie Oliver Is Christmas Number One

Posted 19.02.2012 | Home

Jamie Oliver has won the celebrity chef Christmas bestseller battle for the second consecutive year with Jamie's Great Britain, which sits on top of t...