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4 edition of The pleasures of Chinese cooking found in the catalog.

The pleasures of Chinese cooking

by Grace Zia Chu

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Cornerstone Library in N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Menus,
  • Chinese Cooking

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllus. by Grambs Miller. Foreword by Craig Claiborne
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24941996M
    OCLC/WorldCa1431772

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      Irene Kuo's "Key to Chinese Cooking" (ISBN: ) is probably still the best introduction. It is available used, and I believe that it has been re-issued. This is a Cantonese "view" of Chinese cuisine, so you may want to explore other books later. New York: Simon and Schuster, pp. Quarter-bound in white cloth on red boards; decorated in gilt on the front panel; decorated in red and gilt on the spine; headband; red upper edge; yellow endpapers. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with.

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The Chinese are masters at cutting the ingredients into small pieces for rapid cooking - hence the evolution of the Wok and Chinese cleaver (slicing knife). The recipes are mostly Cantonese, but there are also some Mandarin ones as well. I personally took Chinese cooking lessons from Madam Chu (in her New York apartment) over fifty years ago!/5(12).

This book was written in the early 's, a time when the typical American cook was completely unfamililar with Chinese cooking or cuisine, and when it was near impossible to find Chinese ingredients unless you lived in a big city with a Chinatown/5. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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The Pleasure of Chinese Cooking [Paperback] by Grace Zia Chu; Grambs Miller. by Grace Zia Chu; Illustrator-Grambs Miller; Foreword-Craig Claiborne and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This is a lovely cookbook.

I read it in honor of Judith Jones, who died this week. If you aren't familiar with Judith, she was a legendary editor in New York, famous for discovering Julia Child's manuscript that became the bestselling Mastering the Art of French Cooking. Judith also found a diary by Anne Frank and pushed to get it published in America.4/5.

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The Paperback of the The Pleasures of Chinese Cooking by Grace Z. Chu at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. Grace Zia Chu, the author of "The Pleasures of Chinese Cooking" (), and Cecilia Chiang, the longtime proprietor of the Mandarin restaurant in San Francisco, also were important influences.

A fine introduction for novices, as well as an ample fund of more complicated Oriental delights, this cookbook describes the basic ingredients and where to get them in this country (including mail-order stores), the implements, and the methods involved in Chinese cookery. The recipes range form the perennial favorites&#; chop suey, egg foo yung, fortune cookies&#;to the less common and.

Published: Author: Ching-He Huang Recommended for: fan's of chinese food A very good chinese cooking book that has alot of recipes that taste great. The recipes are easy to make and simple to do, they are very flavourful, smell great.

If you are wanting to try out doing some chinese recipes then this is a great book for you to look at:) The ingredients that are in the recipes aren't hard /5.

This book takes up one of the most important themes in Chinese thought: the relation of pleasurable activities to bodily health and to the health of the body politic. Unlike Western theories of pleasure, early Chinese writings contrast pleasure not with pain but with insecurity, assuming that it is right and proper to seek and take pleasure, as.This book was written in the early s, a time when the typical American cook was completely unfamililar with Chinese cooking or cuisine, and when it was near impossible to find Chinese ingredients unless you lived in a big city with a Chinatown.

Madame Chu wrote this book for the novice, yes, to.THE CHINESE COOK BOOK 3 food, one realizes how delicious it is.

It hasbeensaid that if the Chinesewere as great in otherwaysas in cookingability theywould notably influence other nations. Thestory is told ofayoungChinese couple newlymarried. Thebridegroomwasboasting to a friend of his bride's ability in cooking. The friend was invited to visit.