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Nov/Dec DESSERT COOKBOOK OF THE MONTH - HOW TO BE A DOMESTIC GODDESS, Nigella Lawson

oakjoan | Oct 31, 200811:15 PM     41

Okay, here we go. I suggest the following threads:

[Links edited in by Chowhound Team at Oakjoans' request]
CAKES and PIES http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/568972
DESSERTS and CHOCOLATE http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/568979
DOMESTIC GODDESS PANTRY http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/568983
CHILDREN and CHRISTMAS http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/568982
BREAD and YEAST http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/568976
COOKIES, SCONES and MUFFINS http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/568974

I had somewhat of a hard time finding Nigella recipes from this specific book online. Her website is down (in the process of redesigning). Any links you all can find would be GREATLY appreciated.

Here are some links, followed by a list of errata/corrections to early edition of the book:

http://www.everydaycook.com/books/dom...

http://www.mumsnet.com/Recipes?call=R...

http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/foo...

http://www.nigella.com/recipes/recipe...

http://viciousange-index.blogspot.com...

http://www.randomhouse.co.uk/minisite...

http://www.recipezaar.com/cookbook.ph...

http://nigella.proboards7.com/index.c...
(This site requires registration and sign-in)

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/st...

List of errata and corrections in early edition of HOW TO BE A DOMESTIC GODDESS

My Mother-In-Law's Madeira Cake
"450g loaf tin" should read "23 x 13 x 7cm loaf tin"

Easy Almond Cake
Baking powder mentioned in the method should be ignored.

Rosemary Loaf Cake
"450g loaf tin" should read "23 x 13 x 7cm loaf tin"

Lemon-Syrup Loaf Cake
"450g loaf tin" should read "23 x 13 x 7cm loaf tin"

Lily's Scones
"25g Trex, in teaspooned lumps (or use another 75g butter)" should read "25g Trex, in teaspooned lumps (or use another 25g butter)"

Strawberry Shortcakes
The recipes makes 8, not 6.

Chestnut Ice-Cream Meringue Cake
The amount of vanilla extract is half teaspoon.

Chocolate Mousse Cake
Only the egg yolks should be beaten with the sugar - the whites are used later.

Soot's Flapjacks
UK Edition
"50g golden syrup" should read "150g golden syrup". The flapjacks should be allowed to cool in the tin before cutting.

US Edition
On page 232 the recipe for Soot's Flapjacks needs these ingredient changes:
It should read:
4 and a half cups rolled oats
Half cup light corn syrup

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