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ISBN-10: 1401341284

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"Starting with charred fried rice and finishing with flaky pineapple truffles, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan takes us alongside on a private trip that the majority can simply fantasize about--an exploration of relations heritage and tradition via a mastery of home-cooked dishes. Tan's delectable schooling during the panorama of Singaporean food teaches us that meals is the tie that binds."
--Jennifer eight. Lee, writer of The Fortune Cookie Chronicles

After transforming into up within the so much food-obsessed urban on the planet, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan left domestic and kinfolk at eighteen for America--proof of the rebelliousness of daughters born within the 12 months of the Tiger. yet as a thirtysomething model author in ny, she felt the Singaporean dishes that outlined her formative years starting to name her again. used to be it too overdue to profit the secrets and techniques of her grandmothers' and aunties' kitchens, in addition to the tumultuous relations historical past that had stored them hidden earlier than In her quest to recreate the dishes of her local Singapore via cooking together with her family members, Tan discovered not just adored recipes yet long-buried tales of earlier generations.

A Tiger within the Kitchen, such as ten actual recipes for Singaporean classics corresponding to pineapple cakes and Teochew braised duck, is the fascinating, fantastically written tale of a Chinese-Singaporean ex-pat who learns to infuse her big apple way of life with the wealthy classes of the Singaporean kitchen, finally reconnecting together with her kinfolk and herself.

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