Ever wonder about the origins of mouth-watering Chinese dishes? Read these books and discover the symbolic meaning of food served during traditional festivals.Find out how Chinese food and culture are inextricably linked and of course, try the recipes and cook up a feast for this Lunar New Year! Gong Xi Fa Cai!

100 quick stir-fry recipes
TX689.5 H763
Complete Chinese cookbook
TX724.5 C5 H763
Dim sum kitchen
TX724.5 C5 D582
Dim sum : traditional favourites and innovative creations
TX724.5 C5 C454
Exploring traditional Chinese festivals in China
GT4883 G292
A taste of home : home-cooked Chinese meals to share with family and friends
TX724.5 C5 L583
A tradition of soup : flavors from China’s Pearl River Delta
TX757 C518
A wok through time
TX724.5 C5 L583

If you need a reason to celebrate and feast, well, this is a good time to do so. Cook up a feast and have a great celebration with your families and friends this coming Lunar New Year. Make it different this year! You can choose to have a theme celebration with all the different recipes you find in these books. Happy reading and Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Arabian nights cookbook : from lamb kebabs to baba ghanouj, delicious homestyle Arabian cooking
TX725 A7 S169
Chatelaine modern classics : 250 fast, fresh recipes from the Chatelaine kitchen
TX714 C492
Eat well, feel well : more than 150 delicious specific Carbohydrate-Diet compliant recipes
TX553 C28 C754
How to eat in
TX731 B993
Jamie does– Spain, Italy, Sweden, Morocco, Greece, France : easy twists on classic dishes inspired by my travels
TX725 A1 O48
Jamie’s Italy
TX723 O48
Nigella fresh : delicious flavors on your plate all year round
TX714 L425
Wheat-free, gluten-free cookbook for kids and busy adults
RM237.87 S247

Deepavali is just around the corner … Let’s get into the festive spirit by sharing a delicious Deepavali meal with family and friends. These recipes will definitely whet your appetite.

5 spices, 50 dishes : simple Indian recipes using five common spices
TX724.5 I4 K12
American masala : 125 new classics from my home kitchen
TX724.5 I4 S243
Complete Indian cooking : 325 deliciously authentic recipes for the adventurous cook
TX724.5 I4 C737
From mom with love – complete guide to Indian cooking and entertaining
TX724.5 I5 B575
Indian cooking made easy : quick, easy and delicious recipes to make at home
TX724.5 I4 P986
Madhur Jaffrey’s quick & easy Indian cooking
TX724.5 I4 J23
Meena Pathak celebrates Indian cooking : 100 delicious recipes, 50 years of Patak’s
TX724.5 I4 P297
Traditional Indian cooking
TX724.5 I4 P224

As we soak up this Lunar New Year’s festive mood, let’s take the opportunity to learn more about Chinese food and culture. Have a great week and Gongxi Facai!

The art of taste : secrets of the Cantonese kitchen
TX724.5 C5 C454
Chinatown, Europe : an exploration of overseas Chinese identity in the 1990s
D1056.2 C55 C555
Chinese art & culture
NX583 A1 T517
Chinese art in detail
N7340 M621
Chinese feasts & festivals : a cookbook
TX724.5 C5 M694
Chinese medicine men : consumer culture in China and Southeast Asia
HF5415.33 C6 C663
Feast of flavours from the Chinese kitchen : a step-by-step culinary adventure
TX724.5 C5 F288
The festive food of China
TX724.5 C5 H873
Food culture in China
TX724.5 C5 N553
Fun with Chinese characters. 1
PL1171 F979
Fun with Chinese festivals
GT4883 A2 C518
The globalization of Chinese food
TX724.5 C5 G562
A materia medica for Chinese medicine : plants, minerals, and animal products
RS180 C5 H491
A new beginning : customs of the Lunar New Year
GT4905 N532
The practice of Chinese medicine : the treatment of diseases with acupuncture and Chinese herbs
R601 M152
Say it right in Chinese
PL1209 S274
Schaum’s outline of Chinese vocabulary
PL1111 L693
Sensations : a tasting menu of Chinese-inspired flavours
TX724.5 C5 L583
A wok through time
TX724.5 C5 L583
Yan Kit’s classic Chinese cookbook
TX724.5 C5 S675

sub_highlights_content_medcommon2Whether you are celebrating Hari Raya Puasa or enjoying the upcoming long weekend with your families and friends, why not get cooking and baking. Try the recipes in these fabulous cookbooks and have a celebration with food! Enjoy a yummy and hearty weekend. And to all our Muslim friends, we wish you “Selamat Hari Raya Puasa Aidilfitri”!

Ainsley Harriott’s fresh and fabulous meals in minutes : 80 delicious time-saving recipes
TX833.5 H312
Asian retro food : dishes of yesteryear
TX724.5 A1 S271
Betty Crocker cooking basics : recipes and tips to cook with confidence
TX714 C938
Betty Crocker delicious desserts : 100 recipes for the way you cook today
TX773 B565
Betty Crocker just cupcakes : 100 recipes for the way you really cook
TX771 C938
Betty Crocker’s guide to easy entertaining
TX731 C938

Betty Crocker small bites : 100 recipes for the way you really cook
TX740 C938
Cooking for beginners
TX714 B974
Martha Stewart’s cookies : the very best treats to bake and to share
TX772 M377