Countryman's Cooking

Leslie Phillips reads from WMW Fowler's definitive cookery manual for men.

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AR01Of Pigeon And Pastry *2008033120090922

First sold 40 years ago by Willie Fowler in his local pub and recently rediscovered in a charity shop, these joyfully wicked musings retain a surprising relevance today.

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

Willie Fowler's joyfully wicked musings retain a surprising relevance today.

AR02Rook, Cormorant And Christmas20080401

A recipe for an alternative roast dinner.

AR03Of Poultry And Poison *2008040220090923

Willie realises that the jolly, bucolic animal-loving Farmer Giles is a myth.

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

AR04Salmon And The Salad Queen20080403

Willie considers salad, one of those hurdles which clutter up everyone's path through life.

AR05 LASTOf Gin And Soft-soap *2008040420090924

Willie reveals why kissing the pastry-maker too early can be disastrous.

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.