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Yum Mama | Instant Noodle Salad

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Yum is a spicy dish with explosive flavor in a mix of fresh delicious things. Yum in Thai Language basically means mixing so I think it is equivalent to salad dishes, except, you know, Thai Salad is spicier and more pungent than most salad dishes out there. In school, I used to live on Instant noodles.

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Satay Fish Cakes with Thai Papaya and Carrot Salad

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I miss street food in Thailand so much I can’t even begin to explain it. After school, strolling around the streets and eat on the side of the road was nothing less than a lifestyle. I loved meatballs on skewers which were drenched in sticky sweet and spicy sauce, delightful mini crepes filled with coconuts

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Yum Pla Tu

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Yum means “mixed” in Thai. It’s a kind of salad that loaded with chilies, fresh herbs, and punchy flavors of lime, sugar and fish sauce. It’s balance, but bold, and out of this world delicious. Salad in Thailand is not a regular goodie healthy salads you are used too. Most of them are protein-base while

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Fish and Rice Rice Vermicelli Salad with Sweet Soy Sauce Dressing

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Summer is the time when I miss Thailand the most. It’s been so long I have gone home, and I hope sometimes in August we could go spend sometimes travelling all over Thailand again. Summer back home is fun and vibrant. Every corner of the country seem to have those little colorful stalls selling shave

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Chinese Five Spice Poached Chicken Salad

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One of the reasons I love dining out and restaurant menu tasting is because the new dishes I’ve been exposed to inspire me to do better in my kitchen. They give me ideas in terms of flavors, techniques and the art of plating and even introducing me to the new ingredients and style of serving. Last

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Dried Shrimp Salad

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Do you like the smell of dried fish? I love it. I grew up eating different types of dried fish. In Thailand, we have tons of different kinds of dried seafood that you would just want to dive in, if you love dried fish that is. Here in India, I get these dried shrimp. It’s different

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Tofu and Noodle with Sticky Plum Sauce

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Noodle is my comfort food. There are so many ways to whip it up. It doesn’t need a lot of time to cook, and it can go with anything. From a simple stir fry to a bowl of steamy noodle in hot broth, every kind of noodle dishes is so comforting, and I love them

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Tofu Salad with Sweet and Spicy Peanut Dressing

Cooking tofu is an easy but also a challenging job. Tofu is like a blank canvas in art class, it’s up to you to paint it subtle or vibrant. The texture can be developed and the flavour can be enhanced within the delicate smoothness. My favourite way of preparing tofu is stir frying. I love the

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