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Simply Ming; Tropical Fruit Salsa

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Simply Ming
Tropical Fruit Salsa
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Ironically, Americans tend to complicate their lives in an effort to simplify them. In SIMPLY MING, chef Ming Tsai helps make the yearning for a more manageable lifestyle a reality. Tsai, experienced in classical French, new American and Pan-Asian cuisine, first introduced viewers to his unique blend of global culinary traditions in his Food Network series, East Meets West With Ming Tsai. In this new series for public television, Tsai provides a repertoire of very simple recipes which viewers can integrate into numerous dishes. Each of his flavor-packed sauces, salsas, pastes, rubs, stocks, syrups and doughs consists of fewer than seven ingredients, and each requires no more than 20 minutes to prepare. Guest include Martin Yan, Todd English, Jody Adams, Gordon Hamersley, Jasper White and others. 2004. Series release date: 2004

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Guest Chef: Ana Sortun

Tantalizing the taste buds, Ming elevates the traditional concept of salsa for a luscious dessert creation, Tropical Fruit Salsa. To learn more about how to pick the perfect fruit, Ming takes viewers to the Verrill Farms in Concord, Massachusetts, to see how melons are grown. Back at the studio, Ming makes a delightful Tropical Fruit Yogurt Parfait, Tropical Fruit Granita and Frozen Tropical Fruit Martinis. Then, guest chef Ana Sortun prepares the exotic Shredded Phyllo with Sweet Cheese and Tropical Fruit Salsa.

Recipes Tropical Fruit Salsa Tropical Fruit Yogurt Parfait Tropical Fruit Granita Ana Sortun's Shredded Phyllo with Sweet Cheese and Tropical Fruit Salsa Frozen Tropical Fruit Martinis

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Finkel, Hilary (Series Producer)
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