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Momofuku

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  • Posted January 23, 2010

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    David Chang:Up Close, Personal & the Recipes!

    I bought this book for my husband, a chef (we own & operate a restaurant ourselves) because we were hoping to repeat the magic that David Chang creates in his unique restaurants. If you don't live in NYC or don't read the food critics, you might not know about David Chang. He has won countless awards for his creativity & innovation. He's been featured in countless food shows & magazines. But perhaps the greatest accolades come from the NYC chefs who flock to his restaurant after they finish their shifts. His food is sublime,simply delicious & totally satisfying! We savored his Pork Buns, among other treats, when we were in NY last year & we wondered how he did it. How great to find a cookbook to let us in on the secrets! My husband just made David's Pork Belly... the buns are yet to be created since we live in Vermont & don't have a local Asian purveyor but the pork is so wonderful! It's been rendered so that a lot of the fat is gone & only the wonderful flavor remains...similar to duck confit...it's like bacon confit. I can't tell you how fantastic it is! I'm not a cook but I thank my stars for marrying one...but I do believe these recipes are possible for most food-loving people. The book itself is full of anecdotes, fantastic photos & easy instructions about how to do things. I love a cookbook with photos because they make me want to have that item & this book is so full of mouth-watering photos that you come away drooling. It's also a book for people in the restaurant business because David discusses the the work of feeding his customers & the process of creating & building his restaurants...the ideas, ideals, menus, glitches, etc. It's a great read even if you're not a cook.AND the photos will leave you salivating. I feel fortunate to have tasted David Chang's food at his Noodle Bar & Ssam Bar because it has given us the desire to re-create his magic here in Vermont. Buy this book! It will inspire you!

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 13, 2010

    Fun; tasty

    Interesting and fun to read, and the recipes I've tried are great. Some ingredients can be hard to find. Lots of cursing, so be warned.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2010

    Fun food porn

    Insight into his creativity. Great food porn.

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 28, 2009

    Great!

    I found Momofuku cookbook to be an interesting read. David Chang shares his wisdom and experience on creating great exciting foods! I gave it as a gift to several foodie people this christmas in hopes they will enjoy it as much as I have!

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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