About Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver started cooking at his parents’ pub, The Cricketers, in Essex, England, at the age of eight and quickly developed a passion for the craft. Oliver now stars in the Emmy award-winning Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution, is the best-selling author of some two dozen cookbooks, including his most recent title, Jamie’s 15-Minute Meals, and has been responsible for instilling that same passion for food in countless others. Oliver lives in London and Essex with his wife, Jools, and their children. @jamieoliver

A tangle of Japanese cucumber salad, made with cucumbers, mint, cilantro, and an rice vinegar dressing.

Japanese Cucumber Salad

Simple. Surprising. Spunky. Just what we look for in a summer salad. Just what we found in this jumble of cucumbers, vinegar, and ginger.

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A white bowl filled with pappardelle with amazing slow cooked meat, sprinkled with chopped rosemary.

Pappardelle with Slow Cooked Meat

A show of hands, please. Who swoons to meat that’s slowly imbued with wine and aromatics and then tossed atop pasta? Just as we thought.

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Jamie Oliver's Steak Sandwich

Steak Sandwich

Seared steak. Caramelized onions. Warm ciabatta. Sounds like something we’re not going to want to share.

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Warm Arugula Salad

Warm Arugula Salad

Caramelized red onions. Pancetta. Pine nuts. A dribble of balsamic vinegar. Peppery arugula. Convinced yet?

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Two plates with a scoop each of pear sorbet and a mint leaf

Jamie Oliver’s Pear Sorbet

Nothing but fresh pears, sugar, water, and a bit of grappa is what makes this sorbet so refreshing and pure.

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