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MALAYSIAN DURIAN DREAM

Cold, wintry times in Australia are a sharp contrast to the warm, humid nights in Malaysia where I recently enjoyed luscious durians with friends and relatives. Durian is the emperor and empress of fruit, regardless of whatever Wikipedia might say about the rambutan being the national fruit of Malaysia. Durian trees usually stand tall and stately....
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Special Christmas Gift Vouchers

It’s the season of giving and what better gift than an experience that’s both fun and educational. This year we have a special ‘Pairs’ Gift Voucher available , it’s just $140 for two for the full tour and all the tastings that come with it. Contact us on 0411 578 641 or 9332 6848 or email leon@vietnamonaplate.com ...
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Chicken Provencale and Stir Fried Vegetables

Here is my version of a dish based on recipes from Huffington Post, Maggie Beer, Stephanie Alexander and also an adaptation from Cook's Illustrated Best 30-Minute Recipes. I have adapted it to suit my own Asian style of cooking, using fresh herbs from my own garden. I like to serve it with lots...
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