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Nothing beats good home cooking, with delicious dishes made from local produce using traditional recipes - just like Granny used to make! Flavours of London contains a selection of recipes, some traditional, some modern and reflecting local produce that the area is famous for, and some linked to historical characters or events. Discover the wonderful variety of traditional dishes and regional produce, and find out about the stories behind some of the recipes, as you use this book to cook up a true flavour of London.

Illustrated with nostalgic historical black and white photographs from the world famous Francis Frith Collection, this book is a delightful dip into the flavours and food of the region.

  • Free optional inscription available!
  • 64 pages
  • ISBN 978-1-84546-967-2
  • Printed to order
  • Size 190 x 268 mm (approx. 7.5" x 10.5")
  • Part of our Flavours Of... series of books.
Previously published as small hardback pocket books, they are now available in these bigger Large Print editions, making them a lot easier to see and enjoy.

Free Mounted Photo Print with this book!

A Frith photo print

These books include a voucher for a free Frith Photo Print. Turn to the back of your Frith book and find a voucher for a free mounted print of a Frith photo of your choice. Simply choose any photo from the book, return the completed voucher with a small payment for P&P. We will then print it in sepia and mount it for you in our Medium Standard mount.

The perfect, personalised gift

Add a dedication to the title page

Add a personal dedication to the title page - free of charge. Most of our books are printed individually for your order. You can add a personal message when you buy that will be printed on the title page at no extra cost, making our books a great gift or keepsake. Available in both hardback and paperback. This is a great option for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and leaving or retirement.

Recipe List

The following recipes appear within this book:

  • London Particular
  • Crispy Fried Whitebait
  • Eel Pie
  • Omelette Arnold Bennett
  • Minted Summer Peas
  • Watercress Spread
  • Bubble and Squeak
  • Boiled Beef and Carrots
  • Beefsteak and Kidney Pudding
  • York Club Lamb Chops
  • Coronation Chicken
  • Queen of Puddings
  • House of Commons Pudding
  • Cherry Pie
  • Boodles Orange Fool
  • Chelsea Buns
  • Maids of Honour
  • St Clement’s Tartlets
  • Gingercake Biscuits
  • English Muffins
  • Banana and Walnut Teabread