Padma Lakshmi is an award-winning cookbook author, an internationally renowned actress and model, and the host of Bravo TV's highly acclaimed Top Chef. She is the author of Easy Exotic, recipes for a delicious low-fat diet. She lives in New York.
"Padma Lakshmi's thoughtful collection of recipes in Easy Exotic reestablishes the allure of the world's diverse cuisines. Her simple yet effective treatments of unique and exciting flavor combinations speak directly to the sensibilities of the modern American palate." -- Rocco DiSpirito "Truly sensual food ... from the world's most sensual cookbook author! Delicious." -- David Rosengarten