Taste of Malaysia with Martin Yan

Cultural Confluence of Peranakan

08/18/2021 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

The Peranakan community in Malaysia unites Chinese and Malay (Baba Nyonya) cultures. Martin explores the Melaka branch of Peranakans and explores their customs as well as their food preparation. He visits a Peranakan family at their restaurant and later joins them for a Chinese New Year celebration at home. In the kitchen Martin learns about how Peranakan cooks expertly balances their spices.

Aired: 08/18/21

Expires: 10/11/24

Rating: TV-G

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