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Happy 80th birthday, Delia Smith! 10 lessons she has taught us - from eggs to lemon zesters

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

The queen of cookery has shown the British public how to make toast, eat spaghetti and conjure up a lovely salsa verde - while acknowledging the importance of cheating Delia Smith - cook, author, phenomenon, dictionary entry , Norwich City superfan - turns 80 this week. Over five decades, she has taught several generations to cook countless recipes, including certain puddings that have since become almost extinct. Hardly anyone in Britain doesn't have at least one book by Delia in their kitchen. Even if very little of it rubbed off on many of us, some important things stuck. Here are the...
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