Flora & Fauna
Samoa cookbook a recipe for success
22-05-2014 - RNZI.
A cookbook that celebrates Samoan cuisine has won a top international award.
New Zealand chef Robert Oliver's Mea'ai Samoa - Recipes from the Heart of Polynesia won the Gourmand Award for best TV chef cookbook in the world for 2013.
The Gourmand Awards handed out in a ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday are considered the Oscars for cookbooks. This year there were finalists from 187 countries.