Author(s): Callum Hann
Moving out of home? Setting up house with a few mates? Or just looking for inspiration to to get started in the kitchen? The Starter Kitchen will help you set up your kitchen, and then use it to create food you and your friends will love. Learn how to roast a chicken, cook the perfect steak and make the most of a few lonely eggs. From super-quick chicken satay and homemade pizza, to coconut panna cotta, The Starter Kitchen is packed with simple tips on buying fresh produce, using the right equipment, shopping on a budget, and basic cooking skills. You'll find simple flavour-filled and satisfying recipes, using ingredients readily available in the supermarket. 2010 MasterChef Australia runner up Callum Hann challenges young people, and those of us not so young, to start to develop their skills and love of cooking. Callum serves up an easily digestible mix of kitchen tips, over 60 cheap, cheerful and super-quick recipes, and a handy collection of menu plans for all occasions. The Starter Kitchen will set you up for a life of good food.
After watching the poor diets and cooking habits of his friends, Callum Hann has developed a recipe book that caters to students and beginner chefs. Callum nabbed the second-place spot in the 2nd series of MasterChef Australia and, despite being all of 20, wowed the judges and the viewers with his exceptional cooking. He is now travelling around Australia, sharing his love of food and passion for cooking with young people all over the country.