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Thai Food Recipe: Som Tam Bla Rah!

Thai Food: Som Tam Bla Rah! – Spicy papaya salad with fermented fish/crab sauce Gather: 5 peppers 3 garlic 1 tomato (sliced) 1 eggplant (sliced) 1 fermented crab 1 handful chopped papaya 1 tbsp. fish sauce 3 tbsp. fermented fish juice (Bla rah) 2 pieces lemon 1 tsp. sugar or palm sugar   Som Tam … Read more

Thai Food Vegetables: Thai Basil

Thai Food Vegetables: Thai Basil This is Thai basil (Gapow in Thai)! We use this in curry, soup, stir-fry and many other dishes. One of our favorites at the house is “Gapow Moo” which is stir fried pork with onion, green beans, Thai basil and sometimes baby corn. Our spices and herbs are always fresh. … Read more

Thai Food Vegetables: Chili Peppers

Thai Food Vegetables: Chili Peppers! Thai food: Chilis! These are green and red chili peppers that we use in our Thai food dishes on this web site. It is very difficult to tell which chilis are going to be medium spicy and which chilis are going to be “hurting your ears” spicy. There are different … Read more

Thai Food Recipe: Shrimp and Cashew Nuts Stir Fry

Thai Food Recipe: Shrimp and Cashew Nuts Stir Fry Prepare Pad Thai sauce: For 2 servings 2 big tbsp. of palm sugar 3 tbsp. concentrated tamarind juice 3 tbsp. fish sauce 2 tbsp. oyster sauce Prepare: 10 big shrimps (cooked) 1/2 cup baby corn (cut whichever way you like) 1/2 cup sliced onion 1/2 cup … Read more

Thai Ginger Chicken Recipe | Gai Pad King

Gai Pad King! (Chicken and Ginger Stir Fry) Here is a video you can watch first or as you cook if you have a laptop computer you can put in your kitchen… this Thai food video is about 6.5 MB to download. If you have a fast connection it will take just minutes. If you have … Read more

Thai Iced Coffee! Gafe Yen! (Thai food)

Thai Iced Coffee! Gafe Yen! A Thai food favorite Gafe Yen means “Coffee – Cold” but we call it “Thai Iced Coffee”. When I first got to Thailand I drank the coffee from the shops. I avoided Thai Coffee since I hadn’t tried coffee from a different country that I ever liked except Canada… which … Read more

Tom Yum Soup (Goong, Talay, Pla-Meuk)

“Tom Yum” Soup (Goong, Talay, Pla-Meuk) Spicy Tom Yum Soup is one of my all-time favorites and perhaps my favorite Thai food when it comes right down to it! This soup is a little bit of effort but the reward is truly something to behold. When I first had this soup at a restaurant on … Read more

My Favorite Thai Food Meals!

My Favorite Thai Food Meals! I thought I’d write today about my favorite Thai food. Unfortunately my wife is on holiday in Isaan and won’t be back until this Saturday. But, I’ll write it now and we’ll edit it to add the Thai names of the food later. One meal I like at a Thai … Read more