Silk Road Cooking

Silk Road Cooking

A Vegetarian Journey

Book - 2002
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This book is at once an exploration, a celebration, and a little-known tale of unity. It presents 150 delicious vegetarian dishes that together trace a fascinating story of culinary linkage. As renowned cookbook writer and teacher Najmieh Batmanglij explains, all have their origins along the ancient network of trade routes known as the Silk Road, stretching from China in the east to the Mediterranean in the west. On this highway moved not just trade goods but also ideas, customs, tastes and such basics of life as cooking ingredients. The result was the connecting and enrichment of dozens of cuisines. In Silk Road Cooking: A Vegetarian Journey, Najmieh Batmanglij recounts that process and brings it into the modern kitchen in the form of recipes that are venturesome and yet within reach of any cook. They are intended for vegetarian, partial-vegetarian and non-vegetarian alike-anyone who is looking for balanced, unusual and exceptionally tasty dishes.
Publisher: Washington, DC : Mage Publishers, 2002
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780934211635
0934211639
Call Number: 641.5636 B3212s
Characteristics: 336 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm

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This book is about culinary cultures of Central Asia to connect East Asia and the Mediterranean with recipes like Persian noodle soup garnished with garlic, onion, mint and yogurt.


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