Peter Sidwell

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Peter Sidwell is the author of Simply Good Taste, Simply Good Bread and Simply Good Pasta.  He is the presenter of the Channel 4 Cookery series, Lakes on a Plate, a celebration of his passion for the Lake District and its food, and his Simply Good Taste cookery school is based in Cumbria.

Peter Sidwell

Books by this Author

Simply Good Family Food
Simply Good Pasta
Simply Good Bread
Simply Good Taste


Peter Sidwell talks Simply Good Bread

Chef Peter Sidwell discusses how to know when your bread is cooked

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. simplicity is the key to success

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. Jim Morrison
Jimmy Hendrix 

John Lemon 

what an awesome dinner party that would be !  

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Richard Branson

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. writing my first book as i am dyslexic

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. on a mountain top skiing in the french alps