Eating in Shanghai

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Edited by Shanghai Daily

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The Images Publishing Group
Territory: World excluding Japan, South Korea, North Korea, and South East Asia
Size: 240 mm x 190 mm
Pages: 280
Illustrations: 350 colour

RRP £23.00

  • Edited by Shanghai Daily, the most popular English newspaper in China, this book combines a tour guide of Shaghai's top-trending restaurants with recipes and cultural history
  • Contains first-hand reviews of restaurants in Shanghai's growing multinational food scene
  • Delves into the history behind signature dishes and beverages

Prepare to enter Shanghai's vibrant food and drink scene! As a lively metropolis Shanghai is home to an ever-evolving gourmet industry. Readers will tour the trendiest venues across this dynamic city, and gain a wider appreciation of the unique cultural histories behind signature dishes and beverages, which are often influenced by regional Chinese cuisine.

Interesting anecdotes from Chinese history make this more than just a foodie-book. Many of the stories combine practical recipes with cultural content, while others give the reader clear guidance for sampling the tastiest food in Shanghai. The book also features first-hand restaurant reviews of the multinational food scene in Shanghai, including a world-famous restaurant which spread its wings to find a new home in this remarkable city.

As a member of Shanghai United Media Group, Shanghai Daily was launched on 1 October 1999. It is the oldest local English-language daily newspaper on the Chinese mainland, and the primary source of information for English readers in Shanghai and the Yangtze River Delta Region.