Steamy Kitchen's Healthy Asian Favorites: 100 Recipes that are Fast, Fresh, and Simple Enough for Tonight's Supper

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Ten Speed Press, 2013 - Cooking - 229 pages
Steamy Kitchen creator Jaden Hair, top Asian cooking blogger, gives a healthy and truly inspired overhaul to more than 120 classic Asian recipes, making them accessible and easy for home cooks.

As the creator of the beloved blog Steamy Kitchen, Jaden Hair knows how to make Asian food accessible—and exciting—to home cooks. Now, with humor and a can-do attitude, Jaden presents this collection of her quick and flavorful recipes for healthy Asian dishes, most of which are naturally gluten-free and light on meat. With her infectious passion for cooking, Jaden teaches you how to shop for the best Asian ingredients, stock your pantry to streamline weeknight meals, and master delicious Asian cooking at home.

Featuring good-enough-to-eat photography shot by Jaden herself, this book speaks to a new wave of healthy eaters without sacrificing flavor, ease, and fun. Jaden makes Asian foods seem approachable, not intimidating, and also offers new material for experienced Asian cooks looking to expand their repertoires. Doing away with gloppy sauces, oily stir-fries, and high calorie counts, these vibrant and unquestionably unique dishes are inspired makeovers of authentic dishes from China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Thailand, and Vietnam. Recipes such as Chicken-Mango Lettuce Cups, Seafood Curry Noodle Soup, Vietnamese Summer Rolls with Grilled Tofu, Korean Tacos My Way, and a Thai-inspired Peach and Basil Smoothie are perfectly suited for everything from casual dinners to impromptu parties and gatherings.

Jaden's conversational style will make you feel as if you have a knowledgeable friend in the kitchen, guiding you through the process. With Jaden on your side, you can learn to cook fast, fresh, tasty Asian dishes that family and friends—from seasoned foodies to picky kids—will enjoy and request time and time again!
 

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I like this book... it is a paperback format with very attractive photographs. Most of the 100 recipes have less than six (6) ingredients which makes for fast & easy preparation. Contents include ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
8
Section 2
19
Section 3
29
Section 4
41
Section 5
45
Section 6
49
Section 7
50
Section 8
51
Section 13
96
Section 14
100
Section 15
102
Section 16
134
Section 17
145
Section 18
162
Section 19
191
Section 20
192

Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
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Section 12
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Section 21
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Section 22
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JADEN HAIR is the creator of the award-winning blog, Steamy Kitchen, which specializes in fast, fresh, and flavorful Asian food. She s been featured on the Today Show, Martha Stewart Living Radio, Oprah.com, and in Parents magazine. Jaden has also been named one of the best food bloggers by Forbes.com, Babble.com, and The Daily Meal. Her recipes are featured on TLC s Parentables blog and in the Tampa Tribune. You can watch her cook on the syndicated television show Daytime on 120 stations nationwide. Her first cookbook, The Steamy Kitchen Cookbook, was published in 2009.

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