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Thai Three Flavors Fish,

Thai Three Flavors Fish, 'Pla Lat'


A traditional treatment for fish that simply contrasts sweet, hot and sour flavor elements. This is traditionally cooked in a large deep wok, though unlike pla jian it is cooked at very high heat. The

Thai Sweet and Sour Fish,

Thai Sweet and Sour Fish, 'Kraphong Khao Priao Wan'


This is prepared from steaks of kraphong khao (sea bass), but you could easily use another fish (it works very well with shark steaks). You can cook the fish in a electric deep frier if you wish (high

Stir-Fried Squid in Chile,

Stir-Fried Squid in Chile, 'Plamuk Pad Namprik Pao'


Roasted chile paste, or "prik pao" is one of Thailand's most common staple food items, and we're certain you'll enjoy this distinctive recipe.

Stir-Fried Fish in Red Curry,

Stir-Fried Fish in Red Curry, 'Pad Ped Pla'


This is a versatile recipe that can be made with any good quality fresh fish, we suggest a meaty fish such as halibut, salmon or cod.

Thai Steamed Fish with Ginger and Mushrooms,

Thai Steamed Fish with Ginger and Mushrooms, 'Pla Nung Khing Sai Het'


Traditionally this is prepared with the fish known in the West as a pomfret, but any similar (flat) fish will do.

This is steamed, and as such is best done in a bamboo steamer, because in a metal ste

Thai Steamed Crab,

Thai Steamed Crab, 'Bu Ja'


This is traditionally made from whole fresh crabs cooked in boiling water. This recipe can easily be made with crab meat that you purchase, however. The food should be steamed in a bamboo steamer to a

Thai Spicy Catfish,

Thai Spicy Catfish, 'Pad Ped Pladuk'


Note the oil for cooking should be *HOT*. In view of this it is a good idea to cook this in a skillet with a lid.

Thai Sour Fish Soup,

Thai Sour Fish Soup, 'Kaeng Som Phak Bung Phrik Sod Kab Pla'


This is a simple hot and sour soup, made with the fish of your choice. In Thailand the vegetable is generally cabbage, kale, or even broccoli can be used.

Curried Squid,

Curried Squid, 'Plamuk Pat Phet'


This dish is supposed to be hot. However as always you can reduce the heat in cooking it.

Thai eggplants (makheua pro) are a yellowish green fruit the size of a golfball. If you can't get them, then y

Thai-Style Crab & Onion,

Thai-Style Crab & Onion, 'Bu Pad Hom Yai'


This is a simple stir fry that shows that not all Thai dishes are laden with spices and chili!

Catfish Coconut Soup,

Catfish Coconut Soup, 'Tom Kha Pladuk'


There are two staple soups in Thai cuisine: tom yam is a hot spicy clear soup with elements of sweet and sour flavors added. Tom kha is a milder soup with coconut milk and galangal (kha) dominating ra

Baked Mussels in Soybean Sauce

Baked Mussels in Soybean Sauce


Mussels complement Thai flavors very well. In Washington State we can buy 5 lbs of fresh Penn Cove mussels for about $12, and we're always experimenting with them to create tasty Thai recipes. This one

Thai Red Curry Oysters and Coconut Cream

Thai Red Curry Oysters and Coconut Cream

Just a few ingredients, and very little time is needed to prepare this lovely plate of seafood. The recipe can be made with any fish--we've enjoyed this recipe using halibut and snapper, but it's a grea

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