Grandma’s Surprise? Thai Spicy Red Ant Egg Soup!

One of Thailand's most unique delicacies, Thai red ant egg soup.

Do People Really Eat Ant Egg Soup? Believe it or not, Thais and people all over Asia eat red ant eggs. It’s like eating fish eggs, but they are smaller and less juicy. Red Weaver Ants (Oecophylla smaragdina) are the best eggs to eat with soup, salads, or as an addition to whatever you happen … Read more

Tom Yum Gai (Spicy Tom Yum Chicken Soup)

Tom yum gai soup - chicken Tom Yum spicy soup.

Tom Yum Gai – Spicy Thai Chicken Soup If you’re looking for Tom Yum Goong (Shrimp) It’s here > Tom Yum Ingredients Preparation 1/2 pound Chicken Breast1 cup straw Mushrooms1 cup Water1 Lemongrass (cut 2 inches)4-6 Kaffir Lime leaves3 small Red Onions cut into quarters2 medium to large Tomatoes2 pieces Galangal2 tbsp. Fish Sauce4 tbsp. … Read more

Thai Food Recipe: Gaeng Liang Mixed Vegetables

Thai Food Recipe: Gaeng Liang (Mixed Vegetable Soup) Gaeng Liang (Mixed Vegetable Soup) Gather: 1 cup shrimp or chicken 1 cup guard (cut 12-15 pieces) 1/2 cup pumpkin (cut 10 -12 pieces) 1/2 cup baby corn (cu t diagonally) 1 cup green vegetable 1/4 cup sweet basil 4 cup stock soup 2 tbsp. fish sauce … Read more

Thai Food Recipe: Soft Bone Spicy and Sour Soup

Prepare: 300 g. soft bone from pig (ribs) 2 tbsp. stock powder 2 branches lemongrass (diagonally sliced) 2 tbsp. sliced galangal 1 handful kaffir lime leaves 1 liter water 3 tbsp. fish sauce 2 tbsp. lime juice 1 tsp. dry chili powder 2 tbsp. sliced coriander and scallion 1 tbsp. sliced sawtooth coriander 1 crushed … 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

Thai Food Soup: Gang Som Cha Om Kai

Thai Food Soup: Gang Som Goong Kai Cha-om – Shrimp and Fried Egg Sour Soup Prepare: 1 cup shrimp (big size, cut, de-veined) 1 cup tamarind juice (non-dried tamarind + hot water) 1 cup Leguminosae (see picture below) 2 eggs 1 cup sliced raw papaya 1 tbsp. fish sauce 2 tbsp. olive oil 2 cups … Read more

Khanom Jeen Nam Ya Pa – Thai Spicy Curry Noodles Recipe

Khanom Jeen Nam Ya Pa Prepare: 5 pieces thin sliced galangal (2mm) 10 Kaffir lime leaves 2 lemongrass (cut into 7cm long and crush them roughly) 1 handful of small red (purple) onions 8 cloves garlic 10-15 dried red chili peppers (this amount could burn your lips) 1 cup sliced scallion (1inch long) fermented fish … Read more

Thai Food Recipe: Gaeng Om Moo (Isaan Style Pork Soup)

Isaan Style Pork Soup – Gaeng Om Moo Gather: 5 peppers 5 red onions (lightly pounded) 3 garlic 1/2 cup lemongrass cut finely 1 and 1/2 cup pork 1 cup pumpkin (cut small) 3 eggplants (cut 4 each) 1 cup parsley 1 group scallion 1/2 cup basil 1 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. fish sauce 4 … Read more