The Little Saigon Cookbook: Vietnamese Cuisine and Culture in Southern California's Little Saigon

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Rowman & Littlefield
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Im Vietnamese and got married 3 years ago to a Vietnamese guy and we love VN food! I bought many different VN cookbooks but this one is the best and most authentic.Recipes are simple and authentic. I also enjoyed the different stories and reading our culture. Its a great wedding gift too. = Read full review

Contents

A Primer on Ingredients Techniques and Equipment
3
How We Eat
5
Cooking Tools
9
Preparation Techniques
14
The Basics
15
The Vietnamese Markets
29
The Asian Garden Mall and MomandPop Restaurants
41
Phō Hū Tiču and Mě Houses
67
The Lazy Susan
125
Tet The Vietnamese New Year
141
Bakeries and Coffeehouses
157
Ingredients in Vietnamese Cuisine
175
Resources and Links
187
Sample Menus
191
Metric Conversion Tables
194
Index
195

The Buddhist Temples
87
The Fish Markets
103
About the Author
206
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