Lesley is famed for her engaging style and stunning food combinations. Cooking For Friends delivers failproof entertaining with sensational lip smacking flavours. If you love food, you'll love Lesley's approach to dining.

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By Lesley Waters


Lesley Waters is one of Britain's best loved celebrity chefs. Well known for her cookery books and television appearances on Ready Steady Cook (BBC), Great Food Live (UKTV) and This Morning (ITV). Highlights include working for Prue Leith's restaurant and later as Head Tutor at Leith's School of Food & Wine, London.

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6 Exclusive Recipes

30 Cinematic Tutorials

Chocolate Polenta cake with Espresso Syrup

Warm Cheese Pots with Walnut & Thyme Scones

Gremolata Chicken, Spinanch & Aioli

Pink Duck, Pomegranate, Puy Lentils & Orange

Vanilla Creams with Rhubarb & Raspberry Dressing

Gin and Tonic Salmon with Beetroot Hash

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