Tamarind

Sour and Spicy Smoked Dry Fish Soup
(ต้มโคล้งปลากรอบ ; dtohm khlohng bplaa graawp)

May 4, 2010 · 6 comments · Click to listen to the Thai name pronunciation Listen to the Thai name pronunciation

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Here is a rustic sour soup recipe that is very light on ingredients. The broth is made by boiling dried smoked and lightly grilled freshwater fish. It is seasoned to the sour spectrum of the palate with the use of no more than tamarind.  Semi ripe tamarind fruits were used in the early days as […]

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Eggs à la Son In Law
(ไข่ลูกเขย ; Khai luuk kheeuy)

March 12, 2010 · 1 comment · Click to listen to the Thai name pronunciation Listen to the Thai name pronunciation

Eggs a la Son In Law

A fact – Mothers in law can be hard to please. Here is a recipe that, according to the legend, shows the efforts of one young man to please his wife’s mother. Using only the very basic ingredients he could find in the pantry, he put together a plate that cannot fail. From the culinary […]

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Silver Pomfret in Three Flavors Tamarind Sauce
(ปลาจะละเม็ดซอสน้ำมะขามเปียกสามรส ; bplaa chalamet saawt naam ma khaam piak saam roht)

March 22, 2009 · 7 comments · Click to listen to the Thai name pronunciation Listen to the Thai name pronunciation

Silver Pomfret in Three Flavors Tamarind Sauce

A friend and a colleague, who used to live on a boat for 10 years in the British Virgin Islands, told me recently, that they had lots of tamarind trees over there and how much she loves the sauces and jellies made from tamarind. In Thai cooking we love tamarind as well. anyone who is […]

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