Australia's best-loved home cook and original MASTERCHEF, Julie Goodwin is back with the accessible and practical cookbook every family needs.
Looking for the perfect meal for your family?
All you need to make delicious food to feed your hungry loved ones is contained here in one place. Collected here for the first time you can find Julie's essential go-to recipes: from making a great omelette, to roasting the perfect chicken, preparing simple and satisfying soups and salads and baking classic cakes, muffins and desserts that will become family favourites. Whatever ingredients you have in the house, no matter the season or occasion, you can put together a tasty feast that will please everyone, every time.
Julie Goodwin's Essential Cookbook is a terrific collection and I recommend it to home cooks everywhere. - Carpe Librum (blog)
The Masterchef winner and all-round everyday foodie expert shares over 300 recipes, plus tips and tricks, so you won't be short on dinner ideas anytime soon! - Super Food Ideas
Review+Extract It's the book I want my boys to have when they have families of their own. - Australian Women's Weekly
For practical family recipes, look no further than Julie Goodwin's Essential Cookbook It includes the celeb chets top go-to recipes for everything from roasting the perfect chicken and preparing easy weeknight , meals to baking those all-time favourite cakes, muffins and desserts the family can't resist! - New Idea
Julie Goodwin provides a resource that is easy to use, inspiring and tasty. This book makes the perfect gift to give or to keep for yourself. - Reading, Writing, Riesling
Whatever the occasion and whatever ingredients you have in the house, Julie Goodwin's Essential Cookbook will be sure to become your go-to cookbook, a practical cookbook that every Australian family needs in their kitchen. - Weekly Times
Julie Goodwin first came to the attention of the Australian public as the winner of the hit television show MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA in 2009. Formerly an IT professional running a successful family business, Julie Goodwin now writes a monthly column for THE AUSTRALIAN WOMEN'S WEEKLY and is a bestselling cookbook author. Her first cookbook, OUR FAMILY TABLE, was one of the highest selling cookbooks in Australian history and she has since published HEART OF THE HOME, GATHER, JULIE GOODWIN'S 20/20 MEALS and HOMEMADE TAKEAWAY. In 2015 Julie was a contestant on Channel 10's I'M A CELEBRITY ... GET ME OUT OF HERE! A tireless charity worker, Julie lives on the Central Coast of New South Wales with her husband and three sons. Follow Julie online through her website www.juliegoodwin.com.au, www.facebook.com/juliegoodwincooklivelove, www.twitter.com/_JulieGoodwin, and