Pan Asian cuisine spans all of the southern countries in Asia.
It encompasses the delicious flavours of Thai, Malaysian, Philippines, Southern Indian and Japanese cooking and transforms ordinary ingredients into mouthwatering "fusion" dishes.
With just a few ingredients you can turn a simple staple like frozen prawns into a hearty noodle curry that combines the flavours of Thailand and Vietnam.
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The key is to balance a fusion of ingredients by thinking about how combined flavours and textures will complement each other.
Feel free to play with flavours by mixing sweet, sour, spicy and bitter to taste.
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