An evocative collection of Christine Manfield's classic recipes, inspired by her lifelong passion for food and insatiable appetite for travel. Lantern is proud to publish many of Australia's most celebrated cooks and chefs. Lantern Cookery Classics gathers timeless recipes from these much loved authors in this new series of indispensable books for your kitchen bookshelf. Soon you'll be whipping up your favourite dishes from Stephanie Alexander, Maggie Beer, George Calombaris, Manu Fieldel, Guy Grossi, David Herbert, Belinda Jeffery, Kylie Kwong, Christine Manfield, Karen Martini, Gary Mehigan and Matt Moran.
Christine Manfield is one of Australia's most celebrated chefs - a curious cook, a perfectionist inspired by the culinary melting pot of evocative flavours and textural nuance, and a writer whose successful books, Tasting India, Fire & Spice, Stir, Spice, Paramaount Desserts and Paramount Cooking have spiced up the lives of keen cooks everywhere. Her professional culinary life shas culminated in three ground-breaking, award-winning restaurants- Paramount in Sydney from 1993 to 2000, East@West in London from 2003 to 2005, and Universal in Sydney from 2007 tp 2013. An inveterate traveller, Christine continues to broaden her global food interests, working alongside respected chefs around the world and hosting gastronomic tours to exotic destinations including India, Spain, Morocco, Tunisia, Bhutan and France.