Delia's How To Cook

March 2020

Season 3 Episode 8 - Party Food

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Delia Smith rounds off her series with essential advice on party planning and stress-free entertaining. From menus to checklists, she has plenty of tips for perfect parties and gatherings.

Season 3 Episode 7 - Starters

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Delia turns her attention to perfect first courses. She recommends simple, fresh, seasonal produce. Favourite starters are smoked fish, eggs and salads, soups and patés, all of which are easy to prepare in advance and burst with flavour.

Season 1 Episode 6 - Cakes And Biscuits

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Aspiring cooks with a sweet tooth will love this episode, as Delia demystifies cakes and biscuits. Home-made varieties contain no preservatives or E numbers.

Season 3 Episode 6 - Low Fat

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With most of the Western World on a diet these days, Delia Smith takes up the challenge of low-fat cooking - is it possible to eat well but stay slim? If anyone can come up with delicious, waist-watching recipes, Delia can.

Season 3 Episode 5 - Hot Puddings

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Delia Smith extols the joys of the good old British pud. Comfort food, beloved of schoolboys, traditional hot British desserts, are currently enjoying a resurgence of popularity in trendy dining circles.

Season 3 Episode 4 - Preserving

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Delia explains the essentials of preserves, chutneys, jellies, and pickles. Arguing how much better home-made jams and pickles taste than shop-bought ones, she encourages viewers to get preserving and gives top tips on making the perfect preserves.

Season 3 Episode 3 - Pulses

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The humble bean is given a makeover as Delia turns her attention to the world of pulses.Though often dismissed as the poorest of meals, pulses are a cheap and delicious form of protein.

Season 3 Episode 2 - Gadgets

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Delia Smith gives her top tips on kitchen gadgets, with advice on which ones to bin and which ones she considers invaluable. There are hints and tips on whisks, food processors, blenders, breadmakers, and blowtorches.

Season 1 Episode 5 - Pastry

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Delia gives an easy first lesson in the art of making pastry with a shortcrust flan and flaky pastry. Demonstrating just how easy it is to create simple but delicious meals, she bakes a smoked fish quiche, her own version of pumpkin pie and a bite-sized alternative to mince pies - caramelised mincemeat ravioli.

Season 3 Episode 1 - Equipment

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Delia takes viewers through knives, saucepans, frying pans and scales, with words of wisdom on surviving the commercial jungle and making sure consumers get good-quality equipment.