Browsing Category : Thai

Pad Kee Mao (Drunken Noodles)


One of our favorite dish at the Thai restaurant is Pad Kee Mao. It is spicy, sweet, sour, and has the distinctive fragrance of the Thai Basil. This is my first attempt at Pad Kee Mao. EK and Hanna gave thumbs up; so its worthy of a post :). Incidentally, while doing research, I also found out that this is Read More

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Pad Thai


One of my favorite dish when visiting a Thai restaurant is Pad Thai. I like its sweet, salty, and tangy taste. The sprinkle of ground peanuts also gives this tasty, chewy noodles a little crunch. One important note is that you need to serve this dish immediately; all that tasty, yummy sauce gets soaked up by the noodles quickly if Read More

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Fusion Fresh Spring Rolls with Three Dipping Sauces


  I saw the the above at Trader Joes last weekend. It redefined carrot = orange for me. I found out that Carrots Used to Be Purple Before the 17th Century. What a discovery! This big bag of multi-color carrots has been sitting in the refrigerator for one week. What am I going to do with it? I have left Read More

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Thai Spring Rolls


I learned to make Thai Spring Rolls with Jirayu Peoter of Mama Thai Cooking Club.The first time I made this was for the ‘Flower’ theme gourmet club event. I used a package of edible flowers as garnish then. I made spring rolls again for today’s Gourmet Club ‘Yum Yum Vote’ club event. My fellow club members have voted this as Read More

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BBQ Chicken Wings


Tried this recipe last weekend at a BBQ gathering. Prep Time: 15 Minutes Cook Time: 20 Minutes Ingredients: 4 lbs party wings Marinade 4 Tbsp minced garlic 1 Tbsp black pepper 1 Tbsp ground coriander 2 stalks lemongrass, trimmed and cut into small segments, minced 2 red thai chillies, seeded, minced 4 Tbsp fish sauce 3 Tbsp yellow curry powder Read More

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Thai Fried Rice with Crab Meat


  If you have left over jasmine rice, this is a quick dish to fix and very tasty. Prep Time: 15 Minutes Cook Time:15 Minutes Ingredients: 4 cups cooked rice, cook rice the night before, loosen the rice and chill in refrigerator overnight 1 cup crab meat 4 tsp minced garlic 1 cup yellow onion, sliced 4 stalks of green Read More

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Thai Spring Rolls


I was treated to a class at Mama Thai Cooking Club. One of the dishes we prepared was Thai Spring Rolls. I realized that using coconut oil to cook the ingredients really gives the spring rolls that special taste. Made this for the Flower theme Gourmet Club event. Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 15 mins Serves: 3 Ingredients: 6 Read More

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Mango with Sticky Rice


One of my favorite Thai desserts. Try mixing white and black glutinous rice to give it a twist. Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cook Time: 20 Minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked white glutinous rice ½ cup uncooked black glutinous rice 1 1/2 cups coconut milk 3/4 cup palm sugar ( 6 table spoons) 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon tapioca Read More

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