Archive for the 'Thai food' Category

Thai Food: Tom Yam Soup

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
Tom Yam Soup with Prawns from Thailand

Tom Yam or Tom Yum? Either way it’s very tasty No visit to Thailand should be marked complete without tasting some Tom yum soup. I’m not a great fan of Thai food and I’m soup lover at all. But credit where credit is due Tom Yum soup is one of the most delicious soups in… Continue reading more »

Thai food: Chiang Mai Sausage (Sai ua)

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
Chiang Mai Sausage

Chiang Mai Sausage It’s not often in South East Asia I come across a substantial amount of pure meat. Granted sausage isn’t technically that either but it can be very tasty and meaty if you know what to look for. In this case head to North Thailand and seek out Sai ua. Or, as it… Continue reading more »

Thai food: Mango Sticky Rice

Thursday, May 29th, 2014
Mango sticky rice in Thailand

Is mango sticky rice the best dessert in Thailand? Maybe. It’s certainly one of the most common. From street food vendors to 5 star resort restaurants mango sticky rice is easily found everywhere. While chilling in the air-conditioning of a restaurant with a small plate of mango and sticky rice is nice, there’s nothing like… Continue reading more »

Pork in peanut sauce: Thai food

Thursday, February 13th, 2014
Pork in peanut sauce in Thailand

Pork in peanut sauce is really red curry goodness I’m not a huge fan of peanut sauces. They’re usually either too sweet or too bitter (W.Africa) for my liking. Not being a huge fan of Thai food either I wasn’t expecting much. But I was surprised. Very surprised at how good this dish is in… Continue reading more »

Food from Thailand: Thai Green Curry

Thursday, July 7th, 2011
A bowl of Thai Green Curry

Thai Green Curry is one of the better currys in Bangkok I’ve always liked Thai green curry over many other Thai dishes. I’ve eaten it outside of Thailand on many an occasion. And, so long as it’s not the fishy kind, I’ve always enjoyed it. How will authentic straight from Thailand Thai green curry match… Continue reading more »

Food from Thailand: Pad Thai

Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Close up of Pad Thai from Thailand

Pad Thai, or Phat Thai is one of Thailand’s national dishes Pad thai sounds good, many people rant about it, and it is one of Thailand’s national dishes, so I was excited to try it. Not being a huge fan of Thai food, I really hoped this one would pull Thai food up in my personal rankings.… Continue reading more »