From China to Vietnam: A Food Journey Down the Mekong River


Join Luke Nguyen as he journeys down one of Asia’s most famous rivers, the Mekong. To tie in with Luke’s popular SBS series Greater Mekong, From China to Vietnam tells the stories, experiences and recipes from the TV show. Luke immerses himself in the cultures and communities of the countries he visits, learning stories and histories from each region as well as sampling and recreating local cuisines.

Luke’s travels start in China where he explores the centuries-old traditions of the Yunnan Province. His journey takes him to Myanmar where he uncovers some of the country’s unique flavours, and then on to Northern Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and finally Vietnam,
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ISBN:

9781742709895

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

272

Dimensions:

27cm x 22cm

Weight:

1220g

RRP:

$40.00

Category:

Food

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 April 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Luke Nguyen

Luke Nguyen is a renowned Vietnamese-Australian chef, best known for his television series Luke Nguyen’s Vietnam, Luke Nguyen’s Greater Mekong and more recently Luke Nguyen’s France.Born in a Thai refugee camp after his parents escaped their homeland in Vietnam, Luke’s family eventually made their way to Australia where Luke was raised in Sydney’s vibrant and storied Vietnamese quarter. His parents opened and ran a