The cuisines of Asia are as varied and exciting as the vast continent itself. Many of the recipes in this book are familiar in the West � Peking Duck, Sushi, and Balti Lamb Tikka. Others, such as Sukiyaki Beef, may be less well-known, but offer an exciting chance to experiment with new tastes and exotic ingredients. Step-by-step photographs make following the recipes simple, and each dish is superly photographed. Whether you want a full Chinese banquet or a speedy Balti curry, a fragrant Thai salad or an elegant Japanese dinner party, this beautiful, yet practical book is a must for every adventurous cook .