Delia Smith too wordy? New Twitter cookbook gives recipes in just 140 characters

Delia Smith too wordy? New Twitter cookbook gives recipes in just 140 characters

Delia Smith too wordy for you New Twitter cookbook gives short and Tweet recipes in just 140 characters

5:54 PM on 8th August 2011

Compilation of “twecipes” – micro-recipes that describe how to cook a meal in a single paragraph

Short and Tweet: The Tweet Pie cookbook was compiled from recipes submitted by Twitter users in 140 characters or fewer Little pizzas from the Twitter cookbook

Short and Tweet: The Tweet Pie cookbook was compiled from recipes submitted by Twitter users in 140 characters or fewer, and illustrations were also supplied and chosen via the microblogging site

Another speed read recipe, this time for a hearty soup Cookies in 140 characters or fewer - no mean feat

Group effort: Twitter users supplied not only the recipes for the Twitter cook book, but also the colourful illustrations for the book

A chilli-inspired treat from the Twitter cookbook Salad from Twitter cookbook

Democracy: The Twitter recipes were chosen from thousands submitted and edited down to a book of just 50

@custard_jim – portobello mushrooom, soft goats cheese, spring onion chopped & a little grated cheddar. pinch dry thyme&black pepper. Grill,

Joanna Parker – Tartiflette grill bacon and layer with sauteed potates, cover with double cream and cheddar cheese, cook until reduced.

@wishgirl123 Pizza toast. cheese, onion, chilli”s tom pure oregano, pile on top of toast and place under grill, top with herbs.

Dianne Preece – SMOKED MACKEREL PATE – Blend pk SM with lem juice, tub Philadelphia, bl pepper, paprika. Serve on hot toasted bread.

Jenny HG – Honey Apricot Chicken: rub 3T mustard/apricot

@clarateddy – sautee mush, asparagus, garlic add to cooked spaghetti and drizzle with chilli oil serve with garlic bread

@abigailandrews – Salmon with ginger, garlic, chilli, lime, soy, toasted sesame oil + tomatoes. Cook for 15 mins in foil. Serve with rice + yoghurt.

@JohnnyA10 – Toad in the Hole – batter – egg,milk,s-r flour, salt / bake sausages in oven 20 mins b4 turning / add batter & bake for 25 more.

@theboywhobakes – 650gApples/2tspLemn/1tspCinmon/150gSugar Add 2 dish 130gFlour/65gSugar/65gButter/25gOats rub 2gether, add on top aples [email protected] 45mins

@fussfreeflavour – Hot Fudge Sauce – equal amounts cream butter & soft brown sugar. Simmer and stir until thick and golden brown

@meshigener_hobs – 6 Muffins 50gSugar,150gSRFlour,1/2tspBakPwdr.Beat1egg,+120ml milk& 50gButter meltd.Mix,add 60gDrkChoc,60gRaspbry.200C for 20 min.

@celia_cole – icecream: whip 1 carton whipping cream, fold in one carton condensed milk + flavor of your choice (vanilla/ginger/fruit). freeze!