A Thai Cookbook for Making Your Favorite Thai Dishes in the Time It Takes to Order Takeout There are few cuisines that harness the balance of sweet, sour, salty, bitter, and spicy flavors better than Thai. Yet when it comes to enjoying Thai food at home, most think their only option is takeout. However, with only a few key ingredients and basic techniques, you can cook quick, delicious Thai meals that the whole family will love. From the kitchen of her family's Thai restaurant to her mother's homemade Thai food, Danette St. Onge knows how to make Thai food accessible to anyone with the right ingredients, a little time, and a reliable Thai cookbook (hint: it's this one!). In The Better-Than-Takeout Thai Cookbook, Danette makes it simple to try new ingredients and learn essential techniques. As you work your way through this Thai cookbook, you'll become more comfortable with the fundamentals of Thai cooking. The clear explanations and tried-and-true recipes offered in The Better-Than-Takeout Thai Cookbook make it easier than ever to create your favorite Thai dishes. With The Better-Than-Takeout Thai Cookbook, you'll find: More than 100 recipes that can be made in under an hour--most requiring just 30 minutes or less Tons of tips for saving time with easy-to-find ingredients, plus recipes for making staples like curry pastes at home Menus and instructions for how to prepare multiple dishes simultaneously--because no one orders just one dish for takeout You'll enjoy the Thai dishes you love without the hassle of waiting for overpriced delivery with The Better-Than-Takeout Thai Cookbook.
Stop ordering out and make awesome Thai food at home! ***BLACK AND WHITE EDITION***Thai cuisine has a character all its own. It is easily distinguishable from Chinese and other Asian cuisines. Thai cooking balances sweet, sour, salty, bitter, and spicy in its own unique way. This recipe book will help you prepare your favorite recipes, in your home. Most are easy to make without losing that takeout feel. Cooking at home may take more work than ordering out, but it's always healthier and more fun.Bring the delicate flavors of Thailand food in your kitchen. This book will show exactly how. You will learn how to prepare Thai food like takeout restaurants do and make you an expert at handling Thai ingredients and blending the flavors that make Thailand recognized worldwide for its excellent cuisine.Inside find:* A brief history of Thai takeout food* Ingredients used in Thai cooking, cooking methods and cooking equipment used to prepare the perfect Thai meal.* Delicious appetizers like the Fresh Summer Rolls with Tamarind Sauce* Heartwarming soup recipes like the Quick Coconut Soup (Tom Kha)* Refreshing salad recipes like the Papaya Salad (Som Tum)* Easy to prepare noodle and rice recipes like the Chicken Pad Thai* Classic chicken recipes like the Easy Chicken Coconut Green Curry* Wholesome pork recipes like the Thai Lemongrass Pork Chops* Delectable beef recipes like the Massaman Beef Curry* Delightful fish and seafood recipes like the Andaman Shrimp Cake* Great vegetarian recipes like the Steamed Mixed Vegetables and Tofu* Tasty desserts like the Banana FrittersPlease note that for this edition of Thai Takeout Recipes, all images are in BLACK and WHITE Let's get cooking! Scroll back and order your copy now!
Author: Rhonda Lauret Parkinson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2011-04-18
When it comes to take-out, two things are true: People like it fast and they like it cheap. Luckily for you, this cookbook gives you the to ability to make your favorite take-out dishes at home--for $5 or less per meal! With 200 recipes that feature pizza, Mexican, Chinese, or Thai food, you will be able to make favorites such as Pad Thai, Fire-Baked Six-Cheese Pizza, Pan-Fried Chimichangas, Traditional Mu Shu Pork, and Tandoori Chicken. After all, eating out is expensive, but you shouldn't have to give up the foods you love just to save some dough!
Author: Weight Watchers International
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2003-04-02
Presents more than 150 versions of some of America's favorite take-out dishes, including chicken enchiladas, Reuben sandwiches, pizza, and nachos supreme, all presented at a fraction of the fat and calories of the originals.
Pizza. Huevos Rancheros. Pad Thai. Enchiladas. Some of America's most-craved foods aren't "American" in the traditional sense—they're the international foods we love to order at restaurants or have delivered to our homes. But most renditions of these beloved ethnic dishes are full of fat and calories. How can dieters get the flavor they crave, without buying one of those reduced-calorie frozen meals that are full of salt and other preservatives? Now, with The Biggest Loser Flavors of the World Cookbook, you can have your lasagna and eat it too! With more than 75 recipes for favorite ethnic staples as well as legendary regional American cuisine created by Chef Devin Alexander and The Biggest Loser contestants, healthy eating has never been more exciting. Discover how former contestants reinvented favorite dishes from their own cultures and regions to fit into their healthy new lifestyle, and how to cut the calories and fat from America's most-loved ethnic foods. And Chef Devin Alexander's reliably decadent creations save both money and calories, as any of these dishes can be made at home for a fraction of the cost of a restaurant or take-out meal. The book will include recipes for meals, snacks, dinners, and desserts, and will cover a wide range of cuisines, from the down-home Southern classics to delicious Asian dishes, Mexican favorites, hearty Italian meals, and many others. The book also includes cooking tips from Chef Devin, weight loss advice from the contestants and trainers, and an overview of the Biggest Loser food plan. The Biggest Loser Flavors of the World Cookbook shows you how to expand your culinary horizons—without expanding your waistlines!
Author: Kelly Jaggers
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2015-07-12
Forget takeout--you can make healthy Asian meals at home! Whether you're craving a Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, or Thai favorite--or in the mood to try something new--The Everything Easy Asian Cookbook teaches you all you need to make the most popular Asian cuisine meals right at home! Featuring classic, flavorful dishes like: Wonton Soup Hot Hunan Beef Pad See Ew with Chicken Prawn and Scallion Egg Rolls Tofu Salad with Ginger Miso Dressing Sweet Sticky Rice with Mango You'll learn how to make your favorite dishes in the comfort of your own kitchen, without overly complicated instructions or hard-to-find ingredients. And best of all--no more waiting for the delivery person or shelling out cash for an easy weeknight meal!
Author: Jet Tila
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
Release Date: 2017-06-27
Authentic Asian Cooking Made Simple for Everyone Jet Tila knows a thing or two about authentic Asian cuisine. From a kid growing up in LA in a Thai and Chinese family to a prominent chef, restaurant owner and judge on Cutthroat Kitchen, he brings his years of experience and hard-earned knowledge together in this breakthrough book. Step inside Jet’s kitchen and learn the secrets to making your favorite Asian dishes taste better than takeout. Here are some of the recipes you’ll learn to master: -Korean BBQ Short Ribs on Coke -Jet’s Famous Drunken Noodles -Beef Pho -Miso Roasted Black Cod -Panang Beef Curry -Vietnamese Banh Mi Sandwich -Sweet Chili Sriracha Hot Wings And if you haven’t made your own Sriracha yet, Jet’s killer recipe will change your life. All in all, you get Jet’s 101 best Asian recipes to impress your friends and family, not to mention all sorts of chef-y tips on flavor, technique, history and ingredients that will make you a better cook. Time to kick ass with your wok, Jet Tila–style!
Author: Kelly Kwok
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
Release Date: 2016-11-08
Named one of the best cookbooks of 2016 by the Washington Post. Faster, Easier, Tastier and Healthier Than Takeout Kelly Kwok, founder of Life Made Sweeter, provides great new flavors to try in your slow cooker. These simple and delicious recipes will have your favorite Asian dishes waiting for you right when you get home. With the press of a button, you can make authentic dishes that are healthier and tastier than their restaurant counterparts. You'll experience a wide variety of flavors; choose spicy, vegetarian, noodles or rice. There are even recipes that have 5 ingredients or less. Extra long day? Kelly’s fuss-free one-pot and skillet recipes will have dinner on the table in 30 minutes or less—and with only one pan to wash, cleanup will be a breeze. Whether you're in the mood for General Tso's Chicken, Pad Thai Noodles with Chicken, Beef Chow Fun, Panang Curry, Mapo Tofu or Tom Yum Hot and Sour Soup, you can have fast, delicious meals every day of the week the easy way.
In this much anticipated cookbook Sydney-based Thai chef Sujet Saenkham shares his family recipes for the fresh flavors of regional Thai cooking so you can enjoy authentic Thai food at home Leave the Thai takeaway menus in your kitchen drawer, as you learn how to make restaurant favorites such as Sujet's signature stir-fried crispy pork belly with basil, roasted red duck curry with eggplant, tomato and pineapple, and crispy prawn and lemongrass salad, as well as traditional classics like pad Thai, fishcakes, and a massaman beef curry from scratch. Throughout, Sujet offers practical advice on finding the ingredients and mastering the cooking techniques you need to create your own Thai feasts at home. Includes metric measures.
Wildly popular food blogger and critically acclaimed author of The Ancestral Table returns with over 200 weeknight-friendly recipes that taste so good, you'll finally throw out that emergency stack of takeout menus hiding in your kitchen drawer. Despite knowing full well that most restaurant and take-out foods are churned out at a rapid pace using unhealthy ingredients laden with chemicals and additives, most of us can't seem to shake the desire for even just a taste. Not to mention that nothing is easier than picking up takeout, hitting the drive-thru, or ordering delivery, but at what cost? Paleo Takeout: Restaurant Favorites without the Junk delivers much healthier but equally satisfying alternatives, offering delectable recipes that mimic the flavors of our drive-thru and delivery favorites—Paleo style! Russ Crandall teaches you step-by-step how to prepare each meal in under an hour—leaving no sacrifice of taste or time. In Paleo Takeout, Crandall re-creates everyone's favorite takeout meals using wholesome ingredients and some seriously inventive techniques giving you the opportunity to revisit your favorite restaurant classics, with all of the gratification and none of the regret! Inside Paleo Takeout, you'll find over 200 recipes inspired by beloved restaurant experiences: Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Indian, Italian, Mexican, Greek, and American cuisines are all represented. Looking to re-create your local Chinese joint's best dishes? Choose from over 25 takeout favorites, like Sweet and Sour Chicken, Beef and Broccoli, Egg Foo Young, Char Siu, Chow Mein, and Spring Rolls. In the mood for curry tonight? Take your pick among your favorite Thai, Indian, and Japanese curry dishes. How about game-day wings made in 20 different ways, pizza that's better than delivery, or quick and easy burrito bowls? We've got you covered and then some. Using the same simple techniques that he learned while working in the restaurant industry, Crandall teaches you how to build a full-course meal in less than an hour. Simply put, Paleo Takeout: Restaurant Favorites without the Junk proves that eating right in a way that satisfies even the choosiest of healthy eaters is not only possible, but also a lot of fun!
Let Julie Goodwin, Australia's favourite family cook, show you how to make your favourite takeaway dishes - at home, from scratch! Cheaper, healthier, and even faster than waiting for your order! Feel good about enjoying takeaway and save money at the same time. Julie Goodwin is back with Homemade Takeaway. In this beautiful new fully illustrated cookbook, Julie will teach you how to make all your best loved takeaway meals. Whether it's the local bakery or the corner store, chicken shop or your favourite Thai or Indian takeaway, Julie has it covered. There's no need to go out for comfort food or family favourites like Chilli Chicken with Cashews or Lamb Shank Pie. They're all here - over 150 recipes that use fresh, seasonal produce to bring you the takeaway food you love. Feel good about enjoying takeaway with the family, and save money at the same time with Homemade Takeaway.
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Author: Tom Kime
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Release Date: 2017-08-23
Thai Food Made Easy takes you on a culinary adventure, building your store of essential Thai ingredients and making your own curry pastes and marinades. From there, on to classic Thai staples such as Pad Thai Fried Noodles, Thai Stir Fry Beef and Coconut Fish Curry - authentic dishes that are the go-to recipes for Thai food fanatics who love delicious, healthy food that is easy to cook and impressive to serve. The myth of Thai cooking is that its exotic secrets are hard to master, out of reach for the everyday cook. We instead settle for cheap takeaway which is usually disappointing. Cooking really good authentic Thai food is actually relatively simple. There is a bit of prep to do but the cooking process is not that hard. What is vital is to get a balance of taste, so hot, sweet, salt and sour are in balance. Let Tom Kime show you how.
A James Beard Award-winning collection of elegant, healthful meals that can be ready in 45 minutes or less, with complete shopping lists for each. Now with a new jacket! There is plenty of inspiration to rescue weekday fare from the doldrums in this eclectic collection of more than 250 recipes and 80 dinner menus, each one featuring an entree and one or two simple side dishes. Though recipes like Hot and Spicy Stir-Fried Shrimp and Pickled Carrot Salad and ethnic specialties like Chinese Garlic Steak and Oriental Peanut Noodles don't sound like fast food, each one can be prepared in 45 minutes or less. Gassenheimer provides complete shopping lists for each menu and a simple timetable for preparation.