Author(s): Sean Wainer
For many people a homemade lunch usually means a cheese or ham sandwich or a simple salad. But here are 60 recipes, including many vegetarian options, that will change all that and show you how to fill your lunchbox with delicious, elegant, home-cooked comfort. Featured are dishes such as Spanish tortilla, Thai fishcakes, Mediterranean couscous, Mexican burritos, French lemon tart and Small World's famous carrot cake. Author Sean Wainer owns Small World, a popular lunch cafe and something of an institution in Amsterdam, which has featured in numerous magazines and travel guides. Sean's book includes all of the Small World menu favourites - salads, soups and dishes you can serve as a more elaborate Sunday lunch or even dinner. The recipes have all been tried and tested - they work and they're delicious. It's never been so easy to liven up your lunchbox.
Sean was born in Melbourne and travelled the globe, working in restaurants in various countries before settling in Amsterdam. After working in a few cafes and restaurants he started his own catering business called Small World, and quickly added a tiny lunchroom. The place has become very popular and his catering business is considered to be one of the best in the city. His clients come from all over the globe and the place is packed each and every day, with locals and tourists alike.