Cookbook Feature - Friday Favourites

We at The Amazing Blog love to experiment in the kitchen. Whether it’s for entertaining dinner party guests or making treats for our loved ones, we’re always trying to improve our repertoire. For those of you who love to cook and bake just as much as we do, we’ve come up with a few exciting new recipe books for you to take a look at!


As the weather warms up, so does our sweet tooth! The Clandestine Cake ClubA Year of Cake by Lynn Hill is the perfect way to experiment with a variety of delicious confections.

The drool-worthy cookbook is organized month-by-month and filled with delectable images of cakes that suit every holiday. It also features seasonal ingredients and recipes served with a little slice of history that reveals stories and traditions about the occasions that inspired them. To give you a little taste of what’s included, the book illustrates recipes for traditional cakes like Toffee Apple Gingerbread and Strawberry Pimm’s, but also includes exotic ones like Yogurt & Pecan cake as well as Canadian Maple Syrup & Bacon cake.

Fire up your oven and start practicing for the holidays with “A Year of Cake” here for £20.


If you’re craving some colourful dishes, we would recommend flipping through NOPI: The Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi and Ramael Scully—a collection of over 120 recipes from Yotam’s celebrated Soho restaurant.

This spectacular cookbook combines Yotam’s Middle Eastern influences with Scully’s Asian background and delivers a truly unique set of original, flavor-packed dishes. If you’re a fan of the restaurant, you’ll love learning the secrets to your favourite courses, and if you’re a cooking enthusiast, you’ll love discovering new recipes to inspire and delight. This book is chock-full of things for every occasion, from simple starters to complex main courses and puddings. As a bonus, the book itself is absolutely beautiful just to display on your shelf. The hard cover has a creamy white texture and the pages are gilded in gold.

Whether you’re looking to impress a dinner party or serve yourself a quick meal, this book is a gem to add to your collection. It’s available here for £28.


Biscuits are the quintessential English snack, so it’s only fitting that we feature a recipe book focused entirely on biscuits. Introducing Bee’s Brilliant Biscuits, a book filled to the brim with original, colourful, and flavourful unique treats for you and your loved ones.

The recipes range from classic shortbread, to cookies you can bake with your kids, to treats for you pooch, and everything in between! It even includes a page of tear-out templates to add to the fun.

You deserve better than to dunk a plain digestive into your tea. With 80 recipes to choose from, Bee’s Brilliant Biscuits has got you covered. Buy it here for £12.08.