Tom Moggach runs City Leaf, an urban gardening company in London, and teaches people of all ages to grow and cook their own food. As a food journalist, he has written for the Guardian, Daily Telegraph and Financial Times and has reported for The Food Programme (Radio 4). He lives in London with his wife and daughter.
A fun, quirky guide that not only offers 150 recipes that you actually want to try, but plenty of practical advice for growing in a small space. * The Edible Garden * Great for gardening beginners, it takes different fruit, vegetables, herbs and even edible flowers, and tells you how t grow them, including tips and recipes for cooking with your home-grown bounty. * Grazia * He aims to revolutionise the way we cook and believes that with a few unusual finishing touches of exotic herbs, busy folks can make instantly interesting meals. * Metro * I loved this book: the tone is encouraging and enthusiastic, the recipes mouth-watering and the photos by Laura Hynd are beautiful, making this the ultimate edible gardener's guide. * BBC Gardens Illustrated * Tom Moggach offers a lesson on how to make greens exciting for children - with help from his mouse melons. * Evening Standard * Tom has captured his knowledge, vast experience and infectious passion for growing and cooking in this exciting new book for urban gardeners. He shows that even the smallest of outdoor spaces can be productive and hugely rewarding. -- Joe Swift, garden designer and broadcaster Chillies on the window ledge and mouse melons on the patio. Tom Moggach sees food growing potential everywhere and shows you how to turn it into imaginative meals.' -- Lindsey Bareham, food writer