Sally Butcher

Sally Butcher

Writer

https://foratasteofpersia.co.uk
Sally Butcher is an accidental and accident-prone shop-keeper, and before that that she was an accidental and accident-prone chef. But both experiences have given her a lot to laugh about and even more to write about. When she is not writing books in the back room, she blogs and tweets prolifically, helps her husband run their corner-shop/cafe, Persepolis, and organises all sorts of extra-curricular pop-up stuff. She is what is known in the trade as 'a bit of a busy body

Sally's favorite cookbooks

They Draw and Cook

They Draw and Cook

An anthology of graphic recipes assembled by Nate Padavick and Salli Swindell. It is all kinds of ace. AND I BET YOU'VE NEVER HEARD OF IT!!!

Available on ckbk now
Floyd on Fish

Floyd on Fish

By Keith Floyd

Keith Floyd rocked as it was he who first showed me that irreverence in the kitchen is cool. I slept with this book by my bed when I worked in a fish restaurant in the 80s.

Coming to ckbk soon
Kitab Al-o Tabaikh

Kitab Al-o Tabaikh

Specifically Charles Perry's translation thereof - it is a work of genius, and the first ever Middle Eastern cookbook.

Greek Food

Greek Food

By Rena Salaman

I travelled to Greece a lot as a child, and my mother was an adventurous cook so we would come back and try to recreate those magical taverna moments with this book by our side.