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The concepts and purpose of food in Asian societies is discussed and well a the butchering of chickens and fish. I particularly like the ‘translation’ guide for American readers: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Add to my collections. Indispensable as a cook’s reference, the book also features great food writing; it would be a mistake not to read the vivid descriptions of meals and people in each section’s introduction.

I’ve used this book for over thirty years. Covers each Asian country with many traditional and some more modern or non traditional recipes. Books by Charmaine Solomon. A sentimental favourite which I still use from time to time and probably always will. Several winners from this book are: Thirteen different countries are represented. Tim suen jeung 2. More than recipes from 16 countries are clearly presented in step-by-step instructions.


The Complete Asian Cookbook (New edition)

But some last forever. Be the first to ask a question about The Complete Asian Cookbook. I like the way it makes the recipes clear and precise even for a novice. But the book is almost like an encyclopedia of Asian cooking.

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Published first published September 1st Recipe and chapter introductions give valuable information about how local dishes are prepared and served, while the comprehensive glossary explains unfamiliar ingredients which are steadily more commonplace in supermarkets today. Tastes have changed, and so have cookbooks.

It’s a great reference. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem?

Paperbackpages. Trivia About The Complete Asia Julia rated it really liked it Oct 13, Add onion, garlic and ginger and fry gently until onions are soft and golden.

I’m also surrounded by Asian and Indian supermarkets and grocery stores which makes it even easier. These observations pertain only to the Hardie Grant recent revised hard cover edition of this book. View all 3 comments. compllete

You have ciokbook me for more than solomob years in my culinary fumblings, with deftness, grace, flavour, spice, imagination and mouth-watering deliciousness. Introduction Read this Chapter Using desiccated coconut Using fresh coconut. As an example of what she does so well, try this: Insane amount of information this books is over pages. I simply have enough good specialist books in the area, thinking now of Indian food in particular. She started her career in food as a reporter and feature writer for an English language newspaper in Sri Lanka, where she ran a cooking column cookboo recipes and food ideas with flair.


Each chapter begins with a foodie introduc recipes from 18 countries Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Your subscription has expired. About Charmaine Solomon Charmaine Solomon comes from a family of exceptionally good cooks. Isinya lengkap dengan resep masakan-masakan khas Asia: Sep 26, notgettingenough rated it really liked it Shelves: Oh, Charmaine, where would my curry dinners have been without you? Overall, a great addition to the cookbook shelf, giving me lots of ideas for new and unusual dishes to try out solomkn family and friends.

Everything I needed to know regarding Asian and Pacific Rim cuisines. Furthermore, it goes to show that I need to revisit this forgotten jewel. The book is concise comprehensive and a cookbooj.

This is an excellent book and I have forgotten about it till now while searching for a recipe for Laksa.