Queer in the Kitchen

Por Gay's The Word

Por Gay's The Word

Here are some LGBTQ+ cooks and cookbook writers to keep you company in the kitchen. 

Flavour: Eat What You Love

Ruby Tandoh

25,00 € 23,25 €

This is Erica's go-to cookbook for the kitchen. Ruby Tandoh's writing style is a joy and her recipes are accessible, delicious, and fun to make.

Ottolenghi FLAVOUR

Yotam Ottolenghi y Ixta Belfrage

27,00 € 25,11 €

Ottolenghi's 2020 release is, of course, resplendent.

The Flavor Equation: The Science of Great Cooking Explained + More Than 100 Essential Recipes

Nik Sharma

26,00 € 24,18 €

Nik Sharma's second book after Season, all focused on flavour, science, and great recipes.

Leon: Ingredients & Recipes

Allegra McEvedy

26,00 € 24,18 €

The original LEON cookbook by chef Allegra McEvedy. Erica recommends the 'Not-so-spicy chicken cous cous with garlicky tomatoes'...

Tasty Pride: 75 recipes that celebrate good food, love and acceptance

Buzzfeed's Tasty

22,00 € 20,46 €

'Food has the unique power to connect, nourish and inspire. Cook your way through this book and share in the stories of love, acceptance and pride within these pages' - Jesse Szewczyk, Food Editor, Tasty.

The Little Library Christmas

Kate Young

15,00 € 13,95 €

Kate Young's third book for festive seasons big and small...

Vegan (ish): 100 simple, budget recipes that don't cost the earth

Jack Monroe

16,98 € 15,79 €

From Breakfast Muckmuffins to Beet Wellington, and Kinda-Carbonara to Bakewell Tart, Jack's easy, vibrant home cooking is tasty, tempting and surprisingly uncomplicated.

Greenfeast: Autumn, Winter (Cloth-Covered, Flexible Binding)

Nigel Slater

22,00 € 20,46 €

The second half of Nigel Slater's season-led vegetable cookbook for Autumn and Winter. If you're looking for a gift idea, you can also pair with his memoir, Toast.

Greenfeast: Spring, Summer (Cloth-Covered, Flexible Binding)

Nigel Slater

24,00 € 22,32 €

The first half of Nigel Slater's season-led vegetable cookbooks for Spring and Summer.

Season: Big Flavors, Beautiful Food

Nik Sharma

25,00 € 23,25 €

Nik Sharma's first book is sumptuous and a beautiful gift for anyone interested in Indian cooking with influences from California, the American South, and family.

The Little Library Year: Recipes and reading to suit each season

Kate Young

25,00 € 23,25 €

Kate Young's second book in the Little Library series...

Moomin Comfort Food

6,99 €

This one was too irresistible to miss and on the recommendation of the newest queer bookshop in the UK, The Bookish Type in Leeds!

Liam Charles Second Helpings: 70 wicked recipes that will leave you wanting more

Liam Charles

22,00 € 20,46 €

Who doesn't love Liam? The second cookbook from the star of Liam Bakes...

One Tin Bakes: Sweet and simple traybakes, pies, bars and buns

Edd Kimber

17,98 € 16,72 €

Recommended twice over during our call out for queer cookbooks on Twitter, this is the second book from Edd Kimber, the first winner of GBBO.

Tin Can Cook: 75 Simple Store-cupboard Recipes

Jack Monroe

6,99 € 6,50 €

Beautifully designed with accompanying quirky hand-drawn illustrations, this book is for you if you've struggled to make a dish because the recipe calls for an exotic ingredient you've never heard of.

The Little Library Cookbook

Kate Young

25,00 € 23,25 €

The original Little Library Cookbook--100 recipes from your favourite stories--from Kate Young, recommended by Charlie Morris (Read It Queer First on Bookshop UK).

Ottolenghi SIMPLE

Yotam Ottolenghi

28,00 € 26,04 €

One to read or cook from while listening to Yotam's Desert Island Discs interview...

Feed the Resistance: Recipes + Ideas for Getting Involved

Julia Turshen

10,99 € 10,22 €

Community and activism is at the heart of everything Julia Turshen does, and this book is no different.

Antoni in the Kitchen

Antoni Porowski

20,00 € 18,60 €

Watched Queer Eye and wondered if Antoni can cook? Well, here's the proof!

Liam Charles Cheeky Treats: Includes recipes from the new Liam Bakes TV show on Channel 4

Liam Charles

22,00 € 20,46 €

Liam's first cookbook following his appearance on GBBO in 2017 and his Channel 4 show, Liam Bakes.

Kristen Kish Cooking: Recipes and Techniques: A Cookbook

Kristen Kish y Meredith Erickson

35,00 € 32,55 €

Kristen Kish won internet hearts when she won Top Chef in the US... From the publisher: From one of the most exciting young chefs in America today, a cookbook with more than 80 recipes that celebrate impeccable technique and bridge her Korean heritage, Michigan upbringing, Boston cooking years, and more.

My First Cook Book

David Atherton y Rachel Stubbs

14,99 € 13,94 €

One for the whole family--or nieces and nephews--to cook from, an illustrated cookbook from the 2019 GBBO winner.

Hang Fire Cookbook: Recipes and Adventures in American BBQ

Samantha Evans y Shauna Guinn

15,00 € 13,95 €

An American BBQ cookbook from partners in life and at the grill...

Eat Up: Food, Appetite and Eating What You Want

Ruby Tandoh

8,99 € 8,36 €

A follow-up manifesto from Ruby Tandoh, to eat what you love...

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking

Samin Nosrat y Wendy MacNaughton

35,00 € 32,55 €

Ok, ok, Samin isn't queer...but she is a fantastic ally AND Erica loves cooking from this book and listening to her lockdown podcast, Home Cooking, so that counts, right?? Check out her granola and panzanella recipes to start with...

Cooking With The Bears: Healthy Recipes by Hairy Men

Angelo Sindaco

30,00 € 27,90 €

Uli says, 'If you go into the kitchen tonight, you're in for a big surprise!'

Short and Sweet

Dan Lepard

25,00 € 23,25 €

Collecting together Dan's best recipes - and mixing science with old-fashioned kitchen wisdom - Dan has tried and tested almost every baking technique out there.

Love another cookbook by an LGBTQ+ chef or cookbook writer? Get in touch with Gay's The Word bookseller Erica Gillingham to talk cookbooks via Twitter or Instagram.