Down to earth advice and great-tasting recipes fr new cooks of any age. There's no mystery to good cooking and this book proves it to you. If you're looking for just one book that will tell you everything you need to know for recreation or inspiration - from a simple supper to a special dinner party - then you need look no further. This useful book contains a guide to food terms, useful equipment, stocking a store cupboard, planning a menu, food hygiene and basic cooking skills and techniques. Down to earth recipes which won't fail to impress. You won't be disappointed.