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Travel the world's cuisine through the elements

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<i>Food Safari: Earth, Fire, Water</i> By Maeve O'Meara

Food Safari: Earth, Fire, Water By Maeve O'Meara


From the phenomenally successful Food Safari series comes the new highly anticipated book, Food Safari: Earth, Fire, Water.

Curating the best recipes and stories from last three SBS series (Food Safari Fire, Food Safari Earth and Food Safari Water), acclaimed television
presenter and writer Maeve O’Meara invites readers on a journey around the world of cuisines.

Food Safari: Earth, Fire, Water explores these fares through the prism of these three elements celebrating the skills of passionate home cooks and chefs, from Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East, some following generations-old recipes, others pushing the boundaries of cooking.

The book is divided into three sections, Earth, Fire, Water, each representing an element.

The first section introduces readers to the delicious ways that food from the Earth has been used – from the inspired textural salads of the Middle East to the glorious umami bombs of Japan, Cuba and Morocco.

The second section explores the sensual, elemental world of Fire – discovering authentic recipes for melting Chilean marinated pork belly, tandoori lamb cutlets, Portuguese piri piri chicken, Malaysian satay and Turkish kepabs.

The last section of the book, celebrates Water’s bounty, including the simplest ways to cook seafood to perfection – from fillets to whole fish and elaborate show-stopping dinner party masterpieces like Sicilian salt-baked fish, Spanish fideua, Italian crab pasta, Vietnamese chá ca lã vuong.

With the more than 200 recipes, as well as profiles, tips and stories showcasing the multicultural cooks and chefs of Australia, Food Safari: Earth, Fire, Water will have readers in their element.

About the author

Maeve O’Meara is the presenter of the Food Safari television series enjoyed by food lovers worldwide. Her life revolves around food – tasting, talking, writing, filming and leading her own food tours (gourmetsafaris.com.au). Maeve is an award-winning food author and journalist who has spent many

Food Safari: Earth, Fire, Water by Maeve O'Meara is published by Hardie Grant (Melb, Vic; Nov 2018, Hb; 320pp; RRP A$60.00). It is available at all good bookshops and can be found to purchase online via booko.com.au » 


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