TV Celebrity Chef and Britain’s food and drink Ambassador Alan Coxon`s latest cookbook has won the “British Food and Travel” category book award and is now shortlisted for the “World Gourmand Book Awards 2016”.
The book is part two of a five-series travelogue entitled “ From Birmingham to Bombay”.
The publication was the shortlisted British entry in the food and travel category of the World Gourmand Awards and is now a finalist for this prestigious award alongside other titles from around the world.
For this project, Alan Coxon travelled to various regions of India with food and travel photographer, Moe Kafer. Each book sets out to give an account of their travels to a specific Indian region, supported by stunning photographs of their visit and Alan’s interpretation of recipes from the area.
The books design and layout of the publication, was provided by Graham and Lisa Childs from the Artisan Food Trail and Dawn Minagh editor from Dotting and Crossing.
On learning of the book’s success, Alan Coxon said:
“I am delighted to have been successful and now representing Britain in this stage of the World Gourmand Awards. I decided to self- publish a series of mini books due to financial constraints and it is fantastic to see the hard work of Moe, Graham, Lisa and Dawn pay off in this way.”
“India is such a vast place, with stark contrasts from north to south. I felt that covering the entirety of India in one large cookbook would not do the country, its food or its people the justice they deserved.”
Along with Alan’s recipes and musings on his travels, the book contains recipes from Indian guest chefs that won’t be found in traditional Indian cookbooks or on the menu at most restaurants.
The first two parts of Birmingham to Bombay are now available from www.booksbyalancoxon.com
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