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October 3, 2013
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I never unequivocally have to be asked twice if we wish to do a cookbook review.  As we know we venerate cookbooks.   My sign is “You can never have as great many cookbooks.”  Todd begs to differ.  He moans each time an one more one arrives.  He is not, however, inauspicious to indulging himself in the fruits of those unequivocally same books.  He cooking unequivocally great indeed!

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He was roughly as anxious as we was when this ultimate one forsaken by the post box.  The Toddster is a cake afficionado.  A great pie, delectable or sweet, is one of his prime of all meals.

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Pie is the tenth cookbook by the award-winning Global Baker and pâtissier Dean Brettschneider and it includes recipes and minute instructions for over 80 mouth watering pies.

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Hearty meat pies, seafood pies vegetarian pies, not-quite-pies (including chocolate whoopie pies!) and a collect up of sweet pies have been accompanied by overwhelming photography throughout.

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Nearly each recipe is accompanied by a beautiful sketch which, for me, is a pass member in engaging me to try a new recipe.   we do so adore food photography and find it so many some-more engaging to glance over a cookbook with great photos.

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There is a territory on elementary recipes from sweet and reduced pastries to smoke fritter and many importantly, consummate descriptions and photographs to assistance we along, and tips on decorating for formulating which uncover interlude finish!

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I haven’t been means to find a recipe in this tasty book which we do not wish to try.  Seriously.  It is certain to spin a fast prime in my cookbook library.   The explanation is in the eating however, and so . . .

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I unequivocally longed for to collect a recipe to have from the book and we do not thoughts revelation we we was unequivocally hard pulpy to collect one.  This tasty seeking spin on the traditional Shepherd’s Pie unequivocally prisoner my eye however and we knew it would be something which Todd would unequivocally enjoy!

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The instructions were transparent and obvious and the recipe was unequivocally elementary to execute.  Not usually did it demeanour unequivocally great when it was finished though it tasted tasty as well!  we consider which many people would be means to cook this and the other recipes demeanour only as easy.  And to be honest, his instructions and the photography have been simply so great done, we can’t see any one carrying a complaint at all.  we give this book a resounding 10+ out of 10!

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*Untraditional Shepherd’s Pies*
Serves 4
Printable Recipe  

A tasty spin on an aged classic from Global Baker Dean Brettschneider! 

1 TBS olive oil
1 vast onion, peeled and chopped
2 middle carrots, peeled and diced
2 TBS solid flour
500g gaunt minced lamb or beef (a inexhaustible pound)
2 TBS chopped tomatoes puree
1 TBS uninformed thyme leaves
(I used 1/2 TBS dried)
a inexhaustible dash of Worcestershire Sauce
500ml beef batch (2 cups)
salt and peppers to taste 

For the Crispy Herb Potato Topping:
800g potatoes, scrubbed purify (1 3/4 pound)
2 TBS olive oil
2 cloves garlic, peeled and finely chopped
1 TBS chopped rosemary
(I used 1/2 TBS dusty rosemary, dejected in the morter and pestle)
1 TBS uninformed thyme leaves
(I used 1/2 TBS dried, dejected along with the rosemary)
salt and peppers to taste
4 TBS chopped uninformed chives
100g clever cheddar cheese, grated (scant cup)

Heat the olive oil in a middle saucepan and supplement the onion and carrot.  Cook, stirring for a couple of minutes.  Add the flour and cook for a couple of mins longer, while stability to stir.  When the carrots have been soft supplement the chop and spin up the heat.  Brown, stirring to safeguard all the chop is damaged up in to unsound bits.

Add the chopped tomatoes puree, thyme and Worcestershire sauce. Fry for  couple of some-more minutes, afterwards supplement the stock.  Bring to the boil, afterwards revoke to a cook and cover.  Simmer on low for about 40 minutes, uncovering after twenty mins and stirring from time to time.  Season to ambience and keep hot while we hope for the crispy potatoes. 

Wash and dumpy the potatoes.  Cut in to halves or buliding and afterwards bring to bring to boil in copiousness of pickled H2O only until al dente.  You wish them organisation as we have been starting to grill them.  Drain and cold a tiny prior to slicing in to tiny severe cubes.  

Heat the oil in a complicated formed saucepan.  Add the garlic, potatoes, rosemary and thyme.  Fry until frail and golde brown.   Season with a little salt and pepper.   Toss with half of the chives.
Spoon the hot chop in to 4 preserving jars, dividing it similarly amongst them.  (You will need 4 X 500ml preserving jars/2 crater jars)  Top the chop with a great shower of the grated cheddar and the rest of the chives and the tip with the crispy herve potatoes.  Lightly deteriorate again and offer immediately.  (I combined an one more shower of cheddar on tip and a couple of chives, only because!)

First published in New Zealand in 2012, this 224 page hardback book will be accessible in the UK on the 17th of Oct 2013 published by Jacqui Small LLP. You can pre-order it right away from Amazon at a ignored price. 

Book: Pie: Delicious Sweet and Savoury Pies and Pastries, From Steak and Onion Pie to Pecan Tarts
Author: Dean Brettschneider
ISBN: 9781909342187
Publication Date: seventeen Oct 2013
Cover: Hardback
RRP: £25 

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