Posts Tagged ‘Main’

Cochinita Pibil – Roast Pork & Black Bean Tortillas

Cochinita Pibil – Roast Pork & Black Bean Tortillas In episode 6 of “Around the World with Manu” I had an amazing opportunity to spend a day with Elias, a Mexican American cook who welcomed me into his home. He

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Chanko Nabe – Sumo Soup

Chanko Nabe In episode 5 of “Around the World with Manu” I had a wonderful opportunity to join a Sumo training session in Tokyo. These guys were so welcoming — both in the ring and afterwards for a meal, even

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Tsukemen – Dipping Ramen

Tsukemen – Dipping Ramen In episode 5 of “Around the World with Manu” I hunted down some of the best ramen in Tokyo. Ramen is a gift to the universe, that beautiful thick soup so full of flavour, loaded with

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Pan Fried Groper with Prawn Boudin & Bisque Sauce

Pan Fried Groper with Prawn Boudin & Bisque Sauce In episode 4 of “Around the World with Manu” I was honoured to prepare one of my signature dishes, prawn boudin with a rich bisque sauce, for the top chefs at

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Vada Pav – Indian Potato Burgers

Vada Pav – Indian Potato Burgers In episode 3 of “Around the World with Manu” I made Vada Pav, also called Wanapow, to sell on the train from Mumbai to Kolkata. An Indian version of a burger, the fragrant potato

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Roasted Pigeon with Celeriac Puree & Truffle Cabbage

Roasted Pigeon (Squab) with Celeriac Puree & Truffle Cabbage In episode 2 of “Around the World with Manu” I cooked a VIP lunch at At.mosphere restaurant in the Burj Khalifa. The main, a roast pigeon breast (also known as squab)

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Herring with Potatoes & Tomato Sauce

Herring with Potatoes & Tomato Sauce While filming episode 1 of “Around the World with Manu” I went out on a fishing boat off the coast of Cornwall. The segment was cut from the final show but I simply had

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Steamed Hake with Cannellini Beans & Olive Oil Mayonnaise

Steamed Hake with Cannellini Beans & Olive Oil Mayonnaise In episode 1 of “Around the World with Manu” I worked the pass in Rick Stein’s restaurant at Sandbanks in exchange for a lunch. This hake dish was one of the

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