The Chinese Kitchen Garden: Growing Techniques and Family Recipes for a Classic Cuisine
- 01 Mar 2017
- Timber Press
- 240 pages - 228 x 177 x 16mm
A beautiful introduction to growing and cooking a classic cuisine!
Wendy Kiang-Spray’s family has a strong culinary and gardening tradition. In The Chinese Kitchen Garden, she beautifully blends the story of her family’s cultural heritage with growing information for 38 Chinese vegetables - like lotus root, garlic, chives, and eggplant - and 25 traditional recipes, like congee, dumplings, and bok choy stir-fry. Organised by season, you’ll learn what to grow in spring and what to cook in winter. Throughout, you’ll learn how to improve soil, make compost, sow seeds, and more.