Our top five picks for books set in China. Spanning from imperialism to communist rule and into the modern day, all five illustrate the dynamism of this Asiatic culture from the view point of both fictional and non-fictional stand-points.
From entrancing Chinese folklore to the importance of tradition in a world obsessed with western culture, these novels are our favourite tales set in Asia.
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There aren't many chefs that split their time between working as cabin crew and the kitchen, but somehow Sabir Karim, patron chef of Salaam Namaste in Bloomsbury, and Namaaste Kitchen in Camden, manages to do just that. After working in [...]
French chef Mickael Weiss has been head chef at the renowned London City-based restaurant, Coq d'Argent for more than a decade. Before taking up the position in 2000, Weiss worked at some of the most notable kitchens in the UK, including, [...]
While the US and European economies flounder, Asia, particularly South Korea, continues to boom. As is often the case, booming economies can transform the international food scene; the growth in the Latin American market and the opening of [...]