By Brook Turner. First published in SMH and The Age, Good Weekend, 1st December 2018. Photography by Peter Brew Bevan.
She was one of our top cooks long before anyone started talking about getting more women in the kitchen. She fused East and West before most realised it was a thing. Now Christine Manfield is at the forefront of another culinary trend: that of the chef with a global footprint and no fixed address.