HANDMADE is a cookbook that takes you on a journey of amazing food shared through the stories of 34 women – their struggle, hope & strength as they rebuild their lives after a 30 year conflict.

Accompanying these stories are their recipes that celebrate a rich food tradition, that speak of live and pulsate with resilience, that nourish, are filled with hope and in their making display a resourcefulness and ultimately survival.



Where do we ship to?

This site ships to Australia only for now.

If you are based in the US, Canada or Europe, please email [email protected] if you would like to purchase a copy.

For UK and all other countries please email us at [email protected]


HANDMADE in the News

NPR: https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/10/09/496867198/cookbook-tells-the-story-of-sri-lanka-s-civil-war-through-food
SBS: https://vimeo.com/150989550


HANDMADE in videos

Book teaser: https://vimeo.com/147540615
Our Launch: https://vimeo.com/149899168