Synopses & Reviews
Thai cuisine offers some of the most complex and delicious flavors to be found in the world of food. Often, however, with its myriad of seemingly exotic ingredients and methods, it is impossible to replicate in your kitchen. But take heart! "New Thai Cuisine" shows you how the wonderful tastes of Thailand can be prepared in your own home. Chef Nathan Hyam has studied Thai cuisine for over a decade and has mastered the art of Thai cooking for Western kitchens. With practical tips on how to substitute ingredients to adjust to your palate and how to master Thai cooking techniques, you'll soon find yourself on an exotic journey of the tastebuds.
Thai cuisine has become popular around the world, but for most people, the exotic and delicious flavors are almost impossible to replicate in their own kitchens. Not any longer! With his focus on Eastern cooking for Western kitchens, Chef Nathan Hyam shows you how to create your favorite Thai dishes at home, and even adapt them to your own taste. A detailed list of ingredients demystifies such exotic items as coconut milk and lemon grass, and a comprehensive glossary directs you to supermarkets, specialty food stores, and mail-order services that carry what you need.
Chef Nathan Hyam shows you how to create your favorite Thai dishes at home. Includes a detailed list of ingredients and a comprehensive glossary.