Garuda Indonesia Colours Magazine March 2019 - Page 64

62 Explore | Flavours FEEDING THE NATION Bubur: Sensational Sweet or Savoury Words by Vikaria Lestari Photography by Helen Yuanita Vikaria Lestari Vikaria Lestari, Javanese by birth, is a writer and translator whose passions are travelling, food and reading. Her hobby, amongst others, is observing the unique characteristics of different cuisines and places, which she shares later in her writing. Her published works include translated novels written by bestselling American authors, as well as travel and lifestyle articles. Penulis dan penerjemah berdarah Jawa, Vikaria Lestari memiliki minat khusus dalam bidang pelesiran, kuliner dan membaca. Salah satu hobinya adalah mengamati keunikan kuliner serta destinasi wisata, yang dirasa cukup menarik untuk dibagikan lewat tulisan. Karya yang telah dipublikasikan antara lain, sejumlah novel terjemahan dari penulis laris Amerika serta beragam artikel mengenai pelesir dan gaya hidup. 1 A bowl of Bali’s nutritious bubur mengguh, with lots of vegetables and shredded chicken.