Previous Terms

Second Term:
Perfect Eggs

Fourth Term:
Bread for

First Term: How to
make Perfect Cakes

Third Term: Pastry,
Flour Based Sauces
and Batters

Video Techniques:

Tins and

Weighing and

Choosing Fats for Cakes

Storing and Freezing Cakes and Biscuits

Welcome to the Delia Online Cookery School with Waitrose:
First Term: How to Make Perfect Cakes



Recipes and Ingredients:

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Take a trip to Greece

Our August Menu of the Month has a definite Greek influence to it. Fried Halloumi Cheese with Lime & Caper Vinaigrette, Moussaka with Roasted Aubergines & Ricotta and finally Pistachio ice Cream.

Menu of the Month

Thai Fish Curry with Mango

August In Season...

Soft fruits are plentiful and at their best this month, look out for raspberries, strawberries, redcurrants and peaches. Vegetables to shop for are carrots, broccoli, broad beans, aubergines, peas and peppers and for fish-lovers, how about halibut for Delia’s lovely Thai Fish Curry with Mango.

Recipes to cook in season for August can be seen by clicking on the link below.

August in Season


Summer desserts

The glorious combination of cream and fruits conjure up the British summer, browse our collection of desserts using both.  Summer on a plate.

Cream and fruit desserts


Summer Barbecue for 8

We have selected Delia's recipes for a three-course barbecue for 8.  Don't worry if it ends up raining, they can all be made in the kitchen!

A Summer Barbecue for 8

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Delia Online Textiles

 A new range of textiles to smarten up your kitchen has joined our Delia Online bakeware and pans.

A Cook’s Apron, Double Oven Gloves and a Tea Towel, they would all make a great wedding or new home present.

Find out more by clicking on the link below.

Delia Online Textiles

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Cooking for One?

Cooking for one person, doesn't mean you need to compromise on choice.

Delia's book One is Fun is still popular today, and we have a selection of recipes taken from it as well as some newer ones that have appeared on the site over the years.

Boboutie, Frying-pan Paella, Kedgeree with Kippers, Butterscotch Bananas and Michael's Mango Fool are all in the collection plus many more, all very easy to follow, so have a browse and choose something nice to make for yourself.

Cooking for One

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