Delia Smith - Quotes

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Food is for eating, and good food is to be enjoyed... I think food is, actually, very beautiful in itself.

Food is for eating, and good food is to be enjoyed... I think food is, actually, very beautiful in itself.

There are people who claim to be instinctive cooks, who never follow recipes or weigh anything at all. All I can say is they're not very fussy about what they eat. For me, cooking is an exact art and not some casual game. ---->>>

A cake is a very good test of an oven: if it browns too much on one side and not on the other, it's not your fault - you need to have your oven checked. ---->>>

Getting into the habit of switching a timer on will, I promise, save you from any number of kitchen disasters. ---->>>

I found in my whole career the best thing that can happen to you is that you hear what people want. ---->>>

Remember, it's very simple to have an oven tested professionally, and it only takes about five minutes. ---->>>

But quite honestly I can't help being a passionate football supporter. If that's my sin, I'm guilty. ---->>>

A measuring jug is also vital when cooking rice, as this is always measured by volume rather than by weight. ---->>>

Good kitchen equipment is expensive, but most items last a lifetime and will pay for themselves over and over again. ---->>>

I sometimes think the chef end of cooking is not the real end of cooking. Cooking is all about homes and gardens, it doesn't happen in restaurants. ---->>>

Memories are fallible and a timer can save a lot of hard work from going out of the window. ---->>>

There are three reasons why this book came into being. First, throughout the 33 years I've been writing recipes - although I'm not vegetarian myself - I have greatly enjoyed creating vegetarian recipes, and cooking and serving them at home. ---->>>

I have always read all the latest cookery books and magazines, from all over the world. ---->>>

The chemicals in the dishwashing process tend not to be good for saucepans. ---->>>

Although a food processor is not an absolutely essential piece of equipment, because you can certainly chop, grate, slice, knead and mix everything by hand, it does do all these things very quickly and efficiently and saves you time and energy. ---->>>

In 35 years of being in the media, I've had all this mud flung at me many, many times. It's not the first time. It's nothing unusual. I've been through it all before and the best way to deal with it is not to read them. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: 06-18, 1941
Birthplace: Woking, Surrey, England
Occupation: Entertainer

Delia Ann Smith CH CBE (born 18 June 1941) is an English cook and television presenter, known for teaching basic cookery skills in a no-nonsense style. One of the best known celebrity chefs in British popular culture, Smith has influenced viewers to become more culinarily adventurous. She is also famous for her role as joint majority shareholder at Norwich City F (wikipedia)