Revolutionary Chinese Cookbook

Revolutionary Chinese Cookbook

Recipes From Hunan Province

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
Representing the finest in cuisine from the Hunan Province of China, introduces a series of recipes--including numbing-and-hot chicken, Chairman Mao's red-braised pork, and a variety of vegetable stir-fries--along with culinary history, lore, and anecdotes.

Norton Pub
Authentic recipes and fascinating tales from one of China's most vibrant culinary regions.
Fuchsia Dunlop is the author of the much-loved and critically acclaimed Sichuanese cookbook Land of Plenty, which won the British Guild of Food Writers’ Jeremy Round Award for best first book and which critic John Thorne called “a seminal exploration of one of China’s great regional cuisines.” Now, with Revolutionary Chinese Cookbook, she introduces us to the delicious tastes of Hunan, Chairman Mao’s home province.Hunan is renowned for the fiery spirit of its people, its beautiful scenery, and its hearty peasant cooking. In a selection of classic recipes interwoven with a wealth of history, legend, and anecdote, Dunlop brings to life this vibrant culinary region. Look for late imperial recipes like Numbing-and-Hot Chicken, Chairman Mao’s favorite Red-Braised Pork, soothing stews, and a myriad of colorful vegetable stir-fries.

Baker
& Taylor

Representing the finest in cuisine from the Hunan Province of China, a taste-tempting cookbook introduces a series of classic, traditional recipes--including Numbing-and-Hot Chicken, Chairman Mao's Red-Braised Pork, and a host of vegetable stir-fries--along with culinary history, lore, and anecdotes.

Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2007, c2006
ISBN: 9780393062229
0393062228
Characteristics: 304 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm

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Feb 14, 2012

I am living in china right now and I cook from this cookbook every single day. Everyone loves what I make, even chinese people!

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