Adam Liaw's Asian Cookery School
By Adam Liaw
Even if you've never picked up a wok before, ADAM LIAW'S ASIAN COOKERY SCHOOL is your simple guide to learning Asian cuisine.
ADAM LIAW'S ASIAN COOKERY SCHOOL is your guide to simple and traditional Asian home cooking.
More than just a recipe book, it will teach you about the ingredients and techniques of the Asian kitchen for a complete understanding of how you can create authentic Asian flavours. Each chapter in this beautifully designed and exquisitely photographed cookbook is a lesson that will improve your cooking, with practical recipes designed to try out your new skills.
Adam explains the heart and soul of Asian cuisines through hundreds of tips and insights and the kind of small wisdoms passed down from generation to generation that you would never find in a recipe alone. With his help, it won't take long for homemade Dumplings, Pad Thai, Crispy Skin Chicken, Lemongrass Beef and Green Tea Ice Cream to become your new everyday family favourites.
If you love Asian food, this is the cookbook you need in your home kitchen.
Adam Liaw is a cook, author and television presenter also well-known as the winner of MasterChef Australia. A former lawyer, Adam worked in the corporate world for more than a decade and is acutely aware of the challenges facing the working cook. His best-selling debut cookbook, TWO ASIAN KITCHENS and its follow-ups, ASIAN AFTER WORK in 2013 and ADAM'S BIG POT in 2014 and ADAM LIAW'S ASIAN COOKEREY SCHOOL were praised by critics and food lovers alike. His latest release, THE ZEN KITCHEN, is a beautifully designed cookbook that makes Japanese meals easy for the family cook to prepare. A regular contributor to numerous publications, including THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD, FEAST magazine and the WALL STREET JOURNAL's SCENE ASIA, Adam also hosts the popular SBS television food and travel series DESTINATION FLAVOUR, DESTINATION FLAVOUR: JAPAN and DESTINATION FLAVOUR: SCANDINAVIA. He lives with his family in Sydney, Australia. For more information visit http://adamliaw.com/
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25 Jan 2018
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The ex-MasterChef star covers it all — New Idea
TBC — Country Living Magazine
Author mention — Melville Times
Review — Courier Mail
more than just a recipe book; it's a complete guide to traditional Asian home cooking + GIVEAWAY — The Weekly Review
But, aside from the mouthwatering dishes, what stood out is Liaw's approach to Asian cooking - simple recipes that bring family and friends to the table for a shared, cultural experience. And, most important for the home cook, with ingredient lists that won't send you running for the hills. — Weekly Times
Review — The Australian Writer
Adam shares some small wisdoms passed down from generation to generation — SA Life
For lovers of Asian food, this is the cookbook needed in the home kitchen — Mildura Midweek
To come — Herald Sun Home Magazine
Recipes are easy and well organised, covering a range of Asian cuisines with an emphasis on Japanese. — Canberra Times
Adam Liaw's best book yet, stripping back the misconceptions of Asian Cooking and presenting an easy to follow, informative and beautifully shot guide to mastering Asian dishes at home. — Booktopia
Recipes are easy and well-organised, covering a range of Asian cuisines with an emphasis on Japanese. — APN Network
Naturally, the Asian stalwarts are all here: pad thai, dumplings, crispy-skin chicken, and lemongrass beef. Adam also has tips on preparing and maintaining your wok and understanding the importance of texture in Asian cooking. — Herald Sun
Filled with all the need-to-knows of Asian home cooking — Modern Home