Madhur Jaffrey

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Madhur Jaffrey

Past Event: Tuesday, November 19, 2013

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Regarded by many as the world authority on Indian food, Madhur Jaffrey is an award-winning actress and bestselling cookbook author.

She has appeared in over 20 films, including Merchant Ivory’s Heat and Dust, written over 15 cookbooks, and is author of Climbing The Mango Trees, a memoir of growing up in India. Her next book, Curry Nation, will appear this October.

Selected Works

My Kitchen Table: 100 Essential Curries (2011)
Curry Easy (2010)
At Home with Madhur Jaffrey: Simple Delectable Dishes from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka (2010)
Simple Indian Cookery (2005)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Ultimate Curry Bible (2003)
From Curries to Kebabs: Recipes from the Indian Spice Trail (2003)
Madhur Jaffrey Indian Cooking (2003)
Foolproof Indian Cooking: Step by Step to Everyone’s Favorite Indian Recipes (2002)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Step-by-Step Cooking (2001)
The Essential Madhur Jaffrey (1999)
Madhur Jaffrey’s World Vegetarian (1999)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Complete Vegetarian Cookbook (1998)
Madhur Jaffrey Cooks Curries (1996)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Illustrated Indian Cookery (1996)
The Madhur Jaffrey Cookbook: Over 650 Indian, Vegetarian and Eastern Recipes (1996)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Quick & Easy Indian Cooking (1996)
Cookbook Food for Family and Friends (1995)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Flavors Of India: Classics and New Discoveries (1995)
Entertaining With Madhur Jaffrey (1994)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Indian Recipes (1994)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Spice Kitchen (1993)
A Taste of the Far East (1993)
Indian Cooking (1989)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Cookbook: Easy East/West Menus for Family and Friends (1989)
A Taste of India (1988)
Eastern Vegetarian Cooking (1983)
Madhur Jaffrey’s Indian Cooking (1973)
Madhur Jaffrey’s World of the East Vegetarian Cooking (1981)
An Invitation to Indian Cooking (1973)

Climbing the Mango Trees: A Memoir of a Childhood in India (2006)
Robi Dobi: The Marvelous Adventures of an Indian Elephant (1997)
Market Days: From Market to Market Around the World (1995)
Seasons of Splendour: Tales, Myths, and Legends of India (1985)


Curry Nation: Madhur Jaffrey interview
Madhur Jaffrey, a life through food