A Taste Of Britain
Travel around Scotland, Wales and the regions of England through the pages of the books in our 'A Taste of ...' series, and discover the delicious variety of our traditional dishes, as well as some of the stories behind the recipes. Your journey is given added flavour by delightful period images from The Francis Frith Collection, showing the people and places of these regions in past times. Each title in the series explores a particular region, featuring some of its cities, towns and villages in glorious period photographs, with a selection of the local food and recipes that the area is known for.
There are 15 books in this series. Scroll down for what to expect in your A Taste Of Britain book.
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Books in this series
What to expect from a A Taste Of Britain book.
Read on for a little more information about our A Taste Of Britain books, and see sample pages from some of them.
Mouth-watering traditional recipes
Rediscover traditional, locally-inspired dishes. Throughout this series of books you'll find mouth-watering recipes using some of the fine local produce that Britain is famous for - here are just a few...
Local History, Folklore & Facts
Each book is peppered with topic boxes of snippets and information about regional dialect, words and phrases, traditional customs and local trivia such as:
- The story of the local hero behind the recipe for Stargazy Pie, from A Taste of the South-West.
- The peas that saved the people of Blackpool from starvation, from A Taste of the North-West.
- The cake traditionally eaten on Mothering Sunday, from A Taste of The West Midlands.
- A delicious meat-free sausage recipe from Wales - Glamorgan sausages - from A Taste of Wales.
Personalise your Book
Most of our books are printed individually to your order, allowing you to 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.
There is simply nothing like receiving a gift that has been specially chosen with you in mind. Our individually printed, personalised books are the perfect way to show you care and are ideal for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and leaving or retirement occasions.
Poetry Books and those in our 'Stock Books' category cannot be personalised. Available in paperback or hardback as specified.
Free Mounted 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.
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