Hutton [...] offers an approachable text that informs and entices you into the kitchen. -- Associated Press, January 24, 2005
The book is clearly illustrated and has buying tips and recipes for scores of vegetables in 11 categories. -- New York Times, January 19, 2005
About the Author
Wendy Hutton wrote Periplus Editions Green Mangoes and Lemon Grass and Handy Pocket Guide to Asian Herbs and Spices.
Photographer Award-winning photographer Masano Kawana is one of the leading lifestyle photographers in Asia today. His recent books include Periplus' Tropical Asian Cooking and The Food of Korea.
Illustrator Sui Chen Choi is a Malaysian artist who specializes in drawing botanical subjects.