Sean meets the Abboud Al-Suhairy family, which fled persecution in Iraq to live in Australia. Largely overlooked in history books, Mandeaens are a pre-Christian minority of ancient baptists who hold in respect John the Baptist as their principal teacher.
The Le family honour the annual Vietnamese Moon Festival, with a banquet of traditional dishes and Sean Connolly is there to learn how it’s done. Sean joins Tam and her husband Nam Le for the Vietnamese Moon Festival Tet Trung Thu – a day of cooking, feasting and prayer.
Discover the lives, cooking traditions and music of Australian immigrants and their families, seen through the eyes of award winning chef, Sean Connolly.
Britain's visionary chef delivers tested techniques to help you transform your dinners from standard to brilliant!