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  • The Complete Asian Cookbook

    Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:37

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    The Complete Asian Cookbook Series finds its origin in Charmaine Solomon's groundbreaking work into the delicious and diverse cuisines across fifteen Asian countries. Heralded as a classic when it was first published in 1976, the influential and iconic The Complete Asian Cookbook covers 800 traditional and contemporary dishes from many nations. For the first time, it has been divided into geographical regions in a beautifully crafted series, with the first three of the series being published this February: India & Pakistan; Indonesia, Malyasia & Singapore and Japan & Korea.

    Written with the home cook in mind, Charmaine's recipes are authentic but simple to follow and work every time. With so many mouthwatering Asian recipes at your fingertips, you'll be desperate to head into the kitchen and give some of them a go! So Hardie Grant Books have teamed up with Kitchen Craft to ensure that you have everything you need in the kitchen to become a whiz at cooking delicious, flavoursome Asian food.

    Bringing a touch of Asia in to the home, Kitchen Craft’s World of Flavours Oriental range brings a fusion of flavours from Asia-Pacific. With a beautiful crisp white design and delicate pink and blue flowers the Oriental collection puts Thai, Japanese, Malaysian, Vietnamese and Chinese dishes on the menu. Made from hard-wearing porcelain, the World of Flavours collection has everything you need to cook, prepare and serve delicious oriental cuisines at home. The range includes dip bowls, serving sets, bamboo steamers, sushi makers, woks and chopsticks, allowing you to create a truly authentic atmosphere whatever the occasion.

    Now, it's your chance to win these great books plus an amazing selection of cooking goodies from Kitchen Craft:

    • Serving Set
    • Set of 4 Dip Bowls
    • Chopstick Set
    • Iron sizzle platter
    • Medium Two Tier Bamboo Steamer and Lid
    • Medium Dim Sum Non-Stick Papers
    • Carbon Steel 35cm Non-Stick Wok
    • Sushi Maker

    Just answer the simple question below to be in with a chance to win. Competition closes 17th March 2014.

    UPDATE -- winner: Francisco Borges

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Adam Adam

    Categories: prize, competition, cookery, Asian cookbook

    Asian Cookbook

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    1. desley horn's avatar desley horn

      looking forward to creating some of these amazing dishes

      Posted Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:29
    2. Richard Licata's avatar Richard Licata


      Posted Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:43
    3. Richard Licata's avatar Richard Licata


      Posted Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:43
    4. Emmanuel Belanger's avatar Emmanuel Belanger

      I hope I win!!

      Posted Sun, 09 Mar 2014 19:09
    5. Marty Pedicini's avatar Marty Pedicini

      This is truly a beautiful set that would inspire me to cook healthy meals.

      Posted Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:48
    6. Ciara Maher's avatar Ciara Maher

      I would love to win this for mum. and since the competition ends on Saint Patricks day lets hope i am lucky cos im irish!!

      Posted Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:29
    7. Ong Jia Hui's avatar Ong Jia Hui

      Would love to get this for my mom!

      Posted Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:46
    8. nancy wallace's avatar nancy wallace

      combining many wonderful asian culinary and experience all together instead of many recipe books that quite have many of the same things

      Posted Wed, 05 Mar 2014 13:57
    9. Jacqui Cruise's avatar Jacqui Cruise

      Competition closes on 17th March - St. Patricks Day. I hope to win as I am Irish and love Asian food. :)

      Posted Wed, 05 Mar 2014 11:10
    10. bronwynne jones's avatar bronwynne jones

      harak mas curry... yummm ... the best beef curry I have tasted in almost 40 years.

      Posted Wed, 05 Mar 2014 10:55
    11. bronwynne jones's avatar bronwynne jones

      I have been cooking with this book for 38 years. it is battered and splattered and due for retirement, but I can't bear to part with it. I'd love to pass these recipes on to my daughter.

      Posted Wed, 05 Mar 2014 10:53
    12. Rosanna Vajio's avatar Rosanna Vajio

      Just started cooking. Hope I win. :) Thanks Book Depository and the Complete Asian Cookbook ^^

      Posted Wed, 05 Mar 2014 06:46
    13. Paris Culley's avatar Paris Culley

      This is amazing! I think all my spare time would be spent cooking

      Posted Wed, 05 Mar 2014 04:42
    14. Theresa Geiran's avatar Theresa Geiran

      'Complete' describes it perfectly

      Posted Tue, 04 Mar 2014 22:24
    15. Te Anawa Bramwell's avatar Te Anawa Bramwell

      Wow i LOVE cooking asian food its so, os good!! would love to win=) it would help me so much thanks heaps!!!!

      Posted Tue, 04 Mar 2014 22:19
    16. david bunce's avatar david bunce

      nice to learn asian cookin

      Posted Tue, 04 Mar 2014 20:53
    17. Robert Kane's avatar Robert Kane

      I have just got back from a year in South East Asia and India! I have moved into my first apartment and could do with the kitchenware, I would love to know how to cook this cuisine for myself and family! I miss it!

      Posted Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:30
    18. Veronica Smith's avatar Veronica Smith

      Would love this collection, for not only my bookshelves but also my kitchen.

      Posted Tue, 04 Mar 2014 07:20
    19. Grzegorz Gurgul's avatar Grzegorz Gurgul

      I am not a great cook but it would be nice to prepare something oriental for my family ;)

      Posted Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:41
    20. Lucy Mumford's avatar Lucy Mumford

      I've been trying to get my youth cook for himself. This prize with book of instructions and equipment may help wean him off takeaways when he goes to university

      Posted Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:48
    21. Sandra Towne's avatar Sandra Towne

      My daughter sure would love for me to cook meals using the recipes in this book. How fun it would be dining with chopsticks as we ate healthy courses.

      Posted Mon, 03 Mar 2014 07:11
    22. Denis Vincent's avatar Denis Vincent

      As my cooking becomes more diverse I am enjoying the delights of Asian cooking, this book looks great

      Posted Mon, 03 Mar 2014 05:55
    23. Aisling Phelan's avatar Aisling Phelan

      Oh, Love to win Asian Books & Equipment on 17th March ...... St Patrick's Day! I'd make everyone else GREEN with envy!! lol! ;-)

      Posted Sat, 01 Mar 2014 19:59
    24. Maxine Starks's avatar Maxine Starks

      can't wait to win, to cook up a storm of health alternatives!!!!

      Posted Sat, 01 Mar 2014 03:25
    25. Natalia's avatar Natalia

      fingers crossed too ;)

      Posted Fri, 28 Feb 2014 20:57

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