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How to Run a Thrifty Kitchen

Product Code: RMTB2


OUT NOW! No.2 in the Retro Metro Technobooks series.

With this information-packed little 60-page book, you can reclaim the power to feed yourself and your family on the tightest of budgets – and do so deliciously! Overflowing with advice from eras including the Great Depression, WW2, and the three-day week of the 1970s, this priceless little collection gives you all the information and tools you need to transform your kitchen into a money-saving powerhouse.


With comprehensive hands-on advice on setting up your kitchen for thrift, on fuel efficiency, minimising waste, making full use of leftovers, preserving, making your own bread, wine and beer – and even on feeding your animals – this collection will prove essential in every home. With a wealth of tasty low-budget recipes, also included are full instructions for setting up a pantry, including plans for making traditional slatted shelves.


Beautifully illustrated with vintage photos, and printed on 100% post-consumer recycled paper. 60pp A6 softback.




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