Handbook On Japanese Food: Carving Techniques For Seasonal Vegetables by Munehiro ShimataniHandbook On Japanese Food: Carving Techniques For Seasonal Vegetables by Munehiro Shimatani

Handbook On Japanese Food: Carving Techniques For Seasonal Vegetables

byMunehiro Shimatani

Paperback | May 1, 2016

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In this lavishly illustrated book, Shimatani, who won a carving championship in a recent TV show, gives you every step of carving carefully until ordinary vegetable and fruit turn into beautiful creations. His precise techniques can reach outside the cooking domain and convey the delicate Japanese sense of beauty and culture that has been handed down in an unbroken line.
Although the techniques are specially aimed at professional cooks of high-class Japanese restaurants, the techniques themselves are not so difficult as you imagine.
Learn the basics steadily and practice, and you will acquire enough skills before you even know it.

This book covers from basics to applied techniques:
*Carve vegetable into such various shapes as cube, Gingko leaf, hexagon, paper-thin peeling and more
*Change vegetable to such various shapes as cherry blossoms, Chrysanthemum, camelia and other forms of flower, twists, snail, crane, tortoise and more
*Beautiful ideas of fruits displays
Munehiro Shimatanihas been serving as Head Chef at Miyagawa-cho Suiren, Kyoto, since 2012. He was born in 1972 in Nara, an ancient capital of Japan, and right after graduating high school he began his apprenticeship under Yoshio Kurosaki, one of the top chefs at Kyoto Shinto Hotel Matsuhama. He continued his study in Kyoto restaurants ...
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Title:Handbook On Japanese Food: Carving Techniques For Seasonal VegetablesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 8.3 × 5.1 × 0.68 inPublished:May 1, 2016Publisher:Nippan IPSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:4416715307

ISBN - 13:9784416715307

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