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Joy’s Thai Food on Facebook!

  OKAY!! I can’t resist the power of social network. Everyone seems to have this Facebook account so I got mine too! 🙂 Click like on my Joy’s Thai Food page to leave me comments and ask any questions or even suggest me with a new recipe! Post your own cooking Thai dish photo for … Read more

Thai Isaan Food Recipe: Fish and Rice Paddy Plant in Sour and Spicy Soup (Dtom Som Pla Sai Phak Kayang)

Fish and Rice Paddy Plant in Sour and Spicy Soup – Dtom Som Pla Sai Phak Kayang This recipe made of my favorite aromatic rice paddy plant or Finger grass. I’ve got a guarantee from my husband that it has a nice taste. Easy to prepare! Here’s the ingredients for 2 servings. Prepare: 1 whole … Read more

Scent of Hometown: Limnophila aromatica or Rice Paddy Plant or Finger grass

Traditional Thai dancers in Thailand

There are only few aromatic plants that remind you about things in the past or symbolize something. To most people, there could be a scent of jasmine, Thai ice tea, lemongrass or incense sticks that remind them of Thailand. To me, one of those meaningful scent of the past is Rice Paddy Plant! The Rice … Read more

Thai Food Recipe: Shrimps and Fava Beans stir-fried with Shrimp Paste

This recipe is called “Goong Sator Pad Gapi” in Thai. Here’s what you need to prepare for 1 serving. Prepare: 10 big shrimps 100g fava beans 2 tbsp. sliced long red chili 1 tsp. shrimp paste (mix with 1 tbsp water) 1 tbsp. minced garlic 2 tbsp. sliced scallion 2 tbsp. vegetable oil Sauce ingredients: … Read more