Rose Apples (Mountain Apples or, in Thai, “Chompoo”)

Thailand rose apple is called 'chompoo' si dang for the red ones.

Rose Apples (Thais say ‘Chompoo’) If you’ve never had ROSE APPLES, this is one Thai fruit you have to try when you visit! These Thai fruits are one of my Thai food favorites. It’s not just grown in Thailand and Thai food, but it’s all over Asia. I first had these “apples” when I was … Read more

Thai Banana Dessert | Gluay Buad Chee

Gluay Buad Chee – Banana Dessert Prepare: 10 Pisang Awak banana (half-ripe) if you get the one that is too ripe, the result you get will be too soft ( I like it like that though!) 3/4 cup sugar 1 tsp. salt 1/2 thickest coconut cream 3 cups of coconut milk Thai Banana Dessert Cooking … Read more

Thai Dessert: Kao Niao Piak Lumyai

Thai Dessert: Kao Niao Piak Lumyai (Sticky Rice with Lumyai and Coconut Milk) Prepare: 1 cup uncooked sticky rice 2 cups lumyai meat (longan) or as much as you like 2 cups coconut milk 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 tsp. salt 2 pandanus leaves (cut 1 inch) Cooking Instruction: 1. Cook sticky rice in boiling water. … Read more