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Simply Ming; Soy Sauce/ Tomatoes


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Simply Ming
Soy Sauce/ Tomatoes
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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: Michael Chiarello Have you ever thought of combining Asian cuisine with Italian cuisine? That is exactly what Ming accomplishes in this episode when he uses soy sauce and tomatoes to create Asian Spaghetti, Snapper Americaine en Papillote, and Tomato Carpaccio with Vinegar-SoySyrup. Guest chef Michael Chiarello of Entertaining with Michael Chiarello, and Napastyle infuses his own style into our combination of ingredients when he creates a Spuma di Tonno and Heirloom Tomato"Short Stack" in his beautiful Napa home.

Recipes: Asian Spaghetti Striped Snapper ‘Americaine’ en Papillote Tomato Carpaccio with Soy-Vinegar Syrup Michael Chiarello's Spuma di Tonno and Heirloom Tomato “Short Stack"



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Finkel, Hilary (Series Producer)
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