Welcome to Eat Your Books!

If you are new here, you may want to learn a little more about how this site works. Eat Your Books has indexed recipes from leading cookbooks and magazines as well recipes from the best food websites and blogs.

Become a member and you can create your own personal ‘Bookshelf’. Imagine having a single searchable index of all your recipes – both digital and print!

Sophie Gray


With seven best-selling books to her name and numerous appearances on national television, radio and magazines; Sophie Gray and the destitute gourmet brand have fast become household names.

“Food is one of life’s greatest pleasures, whether you are cooking for two or the whole clan, dg keeps it enjoyable, healthy and affordable”.

With a background in restaurant cooking, coupled with an interest in health and nutrition, Sophie creates terrific tasting, healthy, inexpensive food. "Our own extremely limited budget meant we had to make serious choices about what we spent in the supermarket so we had money left for some of the other things that gave us quality of life. We know first hand the challenges of living on a tight budget."

dg provides strategies, resources and encouragement to individuals and groups of food lovers from all walks of life. 10 years on the dg lifestyle has helped thousands of households all over the world to live well and spend less.