Cookbook Giveaway - The Haven's Kitchen Cooking School

The Haven's Kitchen Cooking School: Recipes and Inspiration to Build a Lifetime of Confidence in the Kitchen by Alison Cayne is not another run of the mill book devoted to the basics of preparing a meal. It is a cookery course teaching techniques and perfecting skills in the hope that the reader develops their own style and instinct - all geared to to building confidence in the kitchen.

For more information on this cookbook, please see our review post which shares a recipe for a beautiful Summer Panzanella salad.

We are pleased to offer three copies of this title to our EYB Members in the US.  One of the entry options is to answer the following question in the comments section of this blog post.

Which recipe in the index would you like to try first?

Please note that you must be logged into the Rafflecopter contest before posting or your entry won't be counted. Please be sure to check your spam filters to make sure you receive our email notifications. Prizes can take up to 6 weeks to arrive from the publishers. If you are not already a Member, you can join at no cost. The contest ends at midnight on August 31, 2017.



  • sarahawker  on  7/26/2017 at 8:36 AM

    Huevos divorciados

  • Rosesrpink50  on  7/26/2017 at 8:50 AM

    I would love to try the Apple Beignets.

  • dbielick  on  7/26/2017 at 8:53 AM

    Apple beignets

  • lpatterson412  on  7/26/2017 at 1:34 PM

    I keep seeing great reviews on this cookbook! I would love to give the tomatillo salsa a try! I am quite sure my husband would love it!

  • annmanning  on  7/26/2017 at 1:41 PM

    Spring Pea and Mint Salad!

  • daniellespinato1  on  7/26/2017 at 3:47 PM

    Farro risotto with mushrooms -- three of my favorites in one dish!

  • PennyG  on  7/26/2017 at 4:29 PM

    Always looking for an easy but tasty version of Bibimbap!

  • kitchenclimbers  on  7/26/2017 at 4:50 PM

    apple beignets

  • lauriesk  on  7/26/2017 at 4:51 PM

    The first recipe I would try is the thai inspired bowl.

  • abihamm  on  7/26/2017 at 5:43 PM

    Chilled vermicelli salad with sweet chili sauce

  • Yarnia  on  7/26/2017 at 8:26 PM

    bibimbap. I got this book from the library and bookmarked so many recipes, I knew I just needed to get my own copy.

  • ravensfan  on  7/26/2017 at 9:05 PM

    Jose's black beans

  • Cipai  on  7/27/2017 at 3:41 AM

    Eggs Benedict - One of my favourite dishes

  • feliciakw  on  7/27/2017 at 5:38 AM

    Goat Cheese Tart any day!!

  • laffersk  on  7/27/2017 at 8:01 AM

    Apple beignets sounds perfect for fall

  • Siegal  on  7/27/2017 at 9:02 AM

    I want to make a roasted whole fish!!

  • laney_cooks  on  7/27/2017 at 9:59 AM


  • Rrrjr3912  on  7/27/2017 at 10:00 AM

    Apple beignets

  • bookishheather  on  7/27/2017 at 10:05 AM

    I would love to try the Northern Italian Inspired Bowl... yum!

  • lgroom  on  7/27/2017 at 11:09 AM

    I'll try the Northern Italian Inspired Bowl first.

  • motherofpearl81  on  7/27/2017 at 11:19 AM

    This book looks fantastic! I would love love love to add it to my collection. I would try the falafel recipe first.

  • rchesser  on  7/27/2017 at 3:14 PM

    Spicy coconut mussels

  • LaurenE  on  7/28/2017 at 10:03 AM


  • sgump  on  7/28/2017 at 11:44 AM

    The spring pea and mint salad looks refreshing!

  • stargirl  on  7/28/2017 at 4:45 PM

    garbanzo feta salad!

  • EmilyR  on  7/28/2017 at 5:57 PM

    Lemon curd tart 🍋 Lemons are magic. Always.

  • lengel  on  7/29/2017 at 7:35 AM

    Clafloutis - I tried another one once but it didn't work out, so I'll try this recipe instead!

  • elysek  on  7/29/2017 at 10:39 PM

    I think the recipe for Summer Panzanella looks delicious. I am definitely going to try it.

  • bbybrwneyez34  on  7/30/2017 at 12:17 AM

    I would try the garbanzo feta salad first

  • matag  on  7/30/2017 at 11:54 AM


  • rusthawk  on  7/31/2017 at 6:56 PM

    Beet slaw - and risotto too.

  • mpdeb98  on  7/31/2017 at 7:41 PM

    Thai inspired bowl

  • Julia  on  8/1/2017 at 2:06 AM


  • HMSHoney24  on  8/3/2017 at 12:43 AM

    I love Panzanella so definitely the Summer Panzanella recipe. I saw this cookbook at the bookstore today and didn't want to out it down so I'd love to win it for my kitchen! Thanks so much for the opportunity !

  • kpoole  on  8/3/2017 at 1:59 PM

    Quinoa broccoli patties!

  • ktwalla  on  8/3/2017 at 2:12 PM

    Crispy sautéed mushrooms.

  • boulder42  on  8/4/2017 at 5:16 PM

    Spring pea and mint salad

  • choppergirl  on  8/4/2017 at 8:18 PM

    Thai cabbage slaw

  • Joy001  on  8/5/2017 at 7:51 AM

    Lamb kofta

  • fbrunetti  on  8/5/2017 at 9:46 AM

    Belgian moules

  • epicone  on  8/6/2017 at 6:30 AM

    Apple beignets

  • allthatsleftarethecrumbs  on  8/6/2017 at 1:27 PM

    Lamb kofta.

  • BuenProvecho  on  8/6/2017 at 5:06 PM

    Thai Cabbage Slaw

  • RSW  on  8/6/2017 at 7:01 PM

    Haven's kitchen staff meal bowl

  • Ordinaryblogger  on  8/7/2017 at 6:30 AM

    lamb kofta. LOVE lamb!

  • skipeterson  on  8/7/2017 at 4:30 PM

    Green curry with chicken

  • Shana.  on  8/8/2017 at 9:56 AM

    Garbanzo feta salad.

  • Stenerson  on  8/8/2017 at 1:28 PM

    The Mussels OMFG!!! Yes. This book is Goals!

  • love2chow  on  8/9/2017 at 10:04 AM

    Haven's kitchen staff meal bowl

  • dmflis  on  8/9/2017 at 11:37 AM

    The multi-grain breakfast porridge sounds like a great way to start the day. This is the recipe I would make first!

  • Jenamarie  on  8/9/2017 at 12:51 PM

    Everything sounds amazing, but the autumn bowl is something I'd like to try soon.

  • WSMcHarge  on  8/10/2017 at 2:23 AM

    Everything looks absolutely delicious but if I had to pick I'd choose the Northern Italian Inspired Bowl first!

  • BlackStang1011  on  8/10/2017 at 2:48 AM

    I'd try to cook the Risotto for my girlfriend first.

  • hibeez  on  8/10/2017 at 9:22 AM

    Since apple season is coming, I'd go with Apple beignets (along with many other users!)

  • t.t  on  8/13/2017 at 11:15 PM


  • Karla123  on  8/14/2017 at 8:02 AM

    Pears are one of my favorite fruits to eat, and this recipe for "poached pears" is begging my attention.

  • klrclark  on  8/14/2017 at 4:46 PM

    Ras el hanout

  • klrclark  on  8/14/2017 at 4:50 PM


  • kmn4  on  8/16/2017 at 9:58 AM


  • JuneHawk  on  8/16/2017 at 10:27 PM

    Apple beignets

  • Scotsman61  on  8/18/2017 at 10:34 PM

    Goat Cheese Tart any day

  • auntietina  on  8/22/2017 at 5:25 PM

    Farro risotto with mushrooms

  • orchidlady01  on  8/24/2017 at 12:19 AM

    Thai-inspired bowl

  • dna  on  8/24/2017 at 3:55 AM

    Jose's black beans

  • lils74  on  8/25/2017 at 9:52 AM

    The staff meal bowl sounds pretty neat

  • KarenDel  on  8/26/2017 at 12:43 PM

    I'd like to try the Autumn bowl

  • Suzw  on  8/26/2017 at 6:16 PM

    Roasted root vegetables with brown butter

  • kathay708  on  8/27/2017 at 11:12 AM

    I would try Bibimbop, I always gravitate to Korean recipes as we have no Korean restaurants close to us and Korean food is my favorite!

  • gbherons  on  8/27/2017 at 6:25 PM

    In the Instapot cookbook, I can't wait to make the Double Chocolate Cheesecake.

  • stephanieyee  on  8/27/2017 at 11:10 PM


  • Katiefayhutson  on  8/28/2017 at 3:22 PM

    Lamb kofta

  • AnnaZed  on  8/31/2017 at 1:41 AM

    Thai-inspired bowl (page 42)

  • robynsanyal  on  8/31/2017 at 9:03 PM

    Apple beignets

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