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Martin Yan

Martin Yan  
Martin Yan is the popular and dynamic star of public television's Yan Can Cook, now in its seventh season. This prolific chef, teacher, and entrepreneur is the author of seven earlier cookbooks, including The Chinese Chef, A Wok for All Seasons, and Martin Yan's Culinary Journey Through China.

The two most recent seasons of Yan Can Cook were awarded the prestigious James Beard Awards for Best Television Cooking Show, 1994, and Best Television Food Journalism, 1996. Martin Yan is the recipient, along with Julia Child, of an honorary doctorate from Johnson & Wales University.


Martin Yan's Asia
Favorite Recipes from Hong Kong, Singapore,
Malaysia, the Philippines, and Japan

By Martin Yan
KQED Books & Tapes
Paperback, $19.95
Color pictures throughout
ISBN: 0-912333-32-4
Information provided by the publisher.


Martin Yan's Asia



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