Tag Archives: Lao food

Tom Khem, Sweet Salted Pork Stew With Hard Boiled Eggs…

Since I first started writing this blog, one of the most requested dishes from my followers (believe it or not, I do have a following!) is Tom Khem, loosely translated as Sweet Salted Pork Stew with Hard Boiled Eggs. I … Continue reading

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Sticky Rice Pancake…

One of the things I like about cooking sticky rice and having it for meals is actually planning to have some left over. There are many things you can do with it. Below are some ways to use up the … Continue reading

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Dangerously Good Green Papaya Salad…

Until the early eighties, I was raised in Vientiane, the capital city of Laos. I was just about ten then, but I still vividly remember so much about my childhood and my favorite things to do and eat. Meals were/are … Continue reading

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