Simple Asian Meals: Irresistibly Satisfying and Healthy Dishes for the Busy Cook by Nina Simonds

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    • Categories: Stocks; Quick / easy; Chinese
    • Ingredients: chicken broth; rice wine; fresh ginger
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    • Ingredients: kelp; bonito flakes
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    • Ingredients: napa cabbage; leeks; fresh ginger; shiitake mushrooms; rice wine; firm tofu; chicken broth; Chinese black vinegar; soy sauce; toasted sesame oil
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    • Ingredients: kelp; bonito flakes; firm tofu; Swiss chard; white miso; scallions
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    • Ingredients: fresh ginger; onions; baby carrots; chicken broth; five-spice powder; snap peas; rice wine
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    • Ingredients: shrimp; rice wine; fresh ginger; toasted sesame oil; angel hair pasta; scallions; garlic; chicken stock; asparagus
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    • Ingredients: lemongrass; shallots; dried red pepper flakes; tomatoes; button mushrooms; shrimp; fish sauce; limes; cellophane noodles; bean sprouts; cilantro
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    • Ingredients: chicken breasts; rice wine; soba noodles; scallions; chicken broth; soy sauce; baby spinach; toasted sesame oil
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    • Ingredients: firm fish fillets; fresh ginger; rice wine; somen noodles; scallions; chicken stock; fennel; holy basil; fish sauce
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    • Ingredients: bok choy; chicken thighs; rice stick noodles; fresh ginger; shiitake mushrooms; rice wine; chicken broth; soy sauce
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    • Categories: Stews & one-pot meals; Quick / easy; Main course; Asian
    • Ingredients: red onions; fresh ginger; Madras curry powder; dried red pepper flakes; chicken broth; chicken breasts; green beans; rice stick noodles; coconut milk; soy sauce; basil
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    • Categories: Soups; Quick / easy; Vietnamese
    • Ingredients: fresh ginger; whole star anise; cinnamon sticks; chicken broth; rice wine; chicken thighs; rice stick noodles; fish sauce; bean sprouts; cilantro; holy basil
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    • Ingredients: ground pork; fresh ginger; scallions; soy sauce; rice wine; toasted sesame oil; Swiss chard; chicken broth; bowtie pasta
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    • Ingredients: garlic; scallions; fresh ginger; whole star anise; cinnamon sticks; dried red pepper flakes; soy sauce; rice wine; stewing beef; whole wheat spaghetti pasta; baby spinach
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    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Pasta, doughs & sauces; Salads; Quick / easy; Main course; Indonesian; Vegan; Vegetarian
    • Ingredients: extra-firm tofu; cucumbers; red peppers; whole wheat spaghetti pasta; carrots; bean sprouts; peanut butter; coconut milk; soy sauce; limes; dried red pepper flakes
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    • Ingredients: tofu; asparagus; soba noodles; toasted sesame oil; white miso; mirin; reduced salt soy sauce; carrots; red peppers; scallions
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    • Ingredients: fennel; red onions; baby carrots; balsamic vinegar; fresh ginger; quinoa; soy sauce; parsley
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    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Quick / easy; Rice dishes; Salads; Main course; Asian
    • Ingredients: shrimp; fresh ginger; rice wine; avocados; lemons; cooked brown rice; soy sauce; rice vinegar; toasted sesame oil; parsley; cilantro
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    • Ingredients: shrimp; rice wine; ground cumin; ground coriander; fennel; oranges; orange juice; rice vinegar; fresh ginger; parsley
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    • Ingredients: sea scallops; rice wine; fresh ginger; baby spinach; roasted red peppers; light soy sauce; rice vinegar; sesame seeds
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    • Ingredients: salmon fillets; toasted sesame oil; fresh ginger; dried red pepper flakes; red peppers; broccoli slaw mix; rice wine; soy sauce; Chinese black vinegar; balsamic vinegar
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    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Quick / easy; Salads; Main course; Asian
    • Ingredients: rice stick noodles; frozen edamame; mangoes; chicken breasts; cilantro; dried red pepper flakes; Madras curry powder; coconut milk; fish sauce; limes
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  • Easy basil chicken salad with soba
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    • Ingredients: snow peas; soba noodles; garlic; scallions; dried red pepper flakes; basil; toasted sesame oil; soy sauce; chicken breasts; light soy sauce; rice vinegar; mirin
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    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Pasta, doughs & sauces; Quick / easy; Salads; Main course; Chinese
    • Ingredients: cellophane noodles; cucumbers; carrots; bean sprouts; chicken breasts; scallions; tahini; toasted sesame oil; soy sauce; rice wine; fresh ginger; chile paste
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    • Categories: Dressings & marinades; Quick / easy; Salads; Grills & BBQ; Main course; Vietnamese
    • Ingredients: pork tenderloin; soy sauce; rice wine; rice stick noodles; Boston lettuce; carrots; bean sprouts; basil; limes; fish sauce; dried red pepper flakes
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  • Fine Cooking

    ...meals that are doable even on weeknights. Clever shortcuts are the name of the game... Her recipes are user-friendly, quick, and delicious. Your takeout menus are about to get dusty.

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  • ISBN 10 1605293229
  • ISBN 13 9781605293226
  • Published Jan 03 2012
  • Format Hardcover
  • Page Count 256
  • Language English
  • Countries United States
  • Publisher Rodale Books

Publishers Text

Once considered exotic, the flavors of Asia are now as close as the international aisle of every supermarket. Using only commonly available ingredients, award-winning cookbook author and Asian-food guru Nina Simonds creates easy, soothing, healthful meals that are masterpieces of simplicity. In Simple Asian Meals, Simonds presents over 100 recipes for accessible Chinese, Japanese, Thai, and Vietnamese specialties—packed with fresh, seasonal ingredients and health-giving benefits from immune support to ease of digestion to cholesterol reduction. Almost all her dishes require only one pot to prepare, and to make meal preparation as manageable as possible, she also provides freezing and storing techniques, recipe variations for convenience and personal taste, and lists of basic staples readers should always keep on hand. Colorful, comprehensive, and informed by Simonds’s own culinary travels and memorable moments in Asia, Simple Asian Meals is every home chef’s guide to creating exquisitely flavored Asian cuisine quickly and effortlessly.

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