Thai Cooking Blog

Khao Tom

Rice Soup

Rice Soup or Khao Tom as we call it in Thailand is a simple soup of Chinese origin. It came about during lean times to save money, rice supplies in poor households would go further when made into a soup.

MAMA noodle salad

MAMA noodle salad

MAMA noodle salad or Yum Mama as we’d say in Thai, is not a dish on my Khao Lak cooking class menu but it’s such a quick, easy and fun favourite to cook I had to share it. Here in Thailand MAMA noodles are often used to cook a wide variety of different Thai dishes.

Tamarind sauce ingredients

How to Make Tamarind Sauce

Preparing Tamarind sauce from scratch is a lengthy, overnight process. This is my quick and easy short cut to create a simple, tasty sauce. Sweet and slightly sour.

Hokkien noodles

Hokkien Noodles

As an alternative to the usual dishes I teach at my Thai cooking class in Khao Lak, here is something with a tasty Chinese style.