This comprehensive new book provides up-to-date information on many types of Asian prepared foods-their origin, preparation methods, processing principles, technical innovation, quality factors, nutritional values, and market potential. Written by experts who specialize in the field, it includes information on Asian dietary habits and the health significance of Asian diets. Asian Foods also discusses differences in preparations and varieties among diverse Asian ethnic groups and regions, cultural aspects associated with the consumption of the products, and the market status or potential of more than 400 varieties of Asian foods. These foods include products made from rice, wheat, other starchy grains, soybeans, meat, poultry, fish, fruits, and vegetables, as well as functional foods and alcoholic beverages. This timely book will be of interest to food professionals in product development, dieticians interested in Asian diets and dietary habits, business developers seeking market potential for Asian prepared foods, and food science and human nutrition students who need supplemental information.Optimum steaming has been achieved if the bread recovers to its original state after the surface of the steamed bread is gently pressed with an index finger. ... chicken or pork broth) is used for xiao bao (keeping the filling in the refrigerator for 1-2 h can make it firmer for use). ... Sweet fillings include sugar, cooked beans , red bean paste, lotus bean paste, red (or black) jujube date, chopped leaf lard mixedanbsp;...
|Author||:||Catharina Y.W. Ang, Keshun Liu, Yao-Wen Huang|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1999-04-05|