The Food of Thailand

Cooking
$9.95
Current Stock:
SKU:
9780794607920
Publisher:
Periplus Editions (HK) Ltd.
ISBN:
9780794607920
Format:
Paperback
Date Published:
03/14/2017
Illustrations:
72 recipes; over 50 full-color photos
Number of Pages:
112
Trim Size:
8 1/4 X 11

Learn about the culture and history of Thai cuisine and learn to cook 72 delicious Thai dishes with this illustrated Thai cookbook.

Thai cuisine is unique, having drawn inspiration from such diverse sources as China and India, Persia and Portugal. The Food of Thailand presents a cross-section of Thai recipes from all regions of the country—as prepared in private homes, street stalls and even palace kitchens.

Produced and photographed entirely in Thailand, this Thai cookbook offers an in-depth look at the unique cultural origins and influences behind Thai cuisine, and provides recipes for universal favorites such as Tom Yang Goong and Pad Thai, as well as numerous sauces, dips, salads, snacks and desserts.

Featured recipes include:
  • Green Chicken Curry with Basil and Eggplant
  • Mussaman Beef Curry
  • Spicy Prawn Soup with Lemongrass
  • Grilled Pork With Chili Sauce
  • Stir-fried Squid with Garlic
  • And many more!


About the Author:
Luca Invernizzi Tettoni, an internationally acclaimed photographer, lived and worked in Asia from 1973 until his death 2013. Among his many books on Asian culture are Tropical Asian Style, Thai Style, and Filipino Style.