Southern Thai Gaeng Som Recipe (Sour Spicy Fish Curry)

Southern Thai food

Gaeng som (also sometimes spelled kaeng som แกงส้ม) in Thai means sour curry or sour soup. In Thailand you’ll find a number of different variations of gaeng som, sour curry, but I’ll be sharing the distinct southern Thai recipe for this delicious dish. In this post I’m going to share my mother in laws recipe for gaeng som… [Read More]

Thai Fish Curry Recipe with Rice Noodles (วิธีทำ ขนมจีนน้ำยา)

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One of the most loved dishes in southern Thailand is khanom jeen nam ya (ขนมจีนน้ำยา), a coconut milk minced fish curry. I’ve eaten khanom jeen nam ya (ขนมจีนน้ำยา) at many restaurants and street food stalls in the south of Thailand, but I still haven’t found a version better than my mother in-law’s. Formerly, she sold this dish… [Read More]

Khua Kling Recipe – Thai Dry Meat Curry (วิธีทำคั่วกลิ้งหมู)

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Khua kling (คั่วกลิ้ง) is one of the pillars of southern Thai cuisine, a dish that you’ll find throughout the south of Thailand, and in every restaurant serving southern Thai food within Thailand. It’s basically a dry meat curry, and though I’ll be making this recipe with pork, you can really use any type of meat you’d like… [Read More]

Southern Thai grilled chicken at Gai Yang Jirapan (ไก่ย่างจีระพันธ์)

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Gai Yang Jirapan (ไก่ย่างจีระพันธ์), in Bangkok, is famous for their southern Thai style grilled chicken (gai yang ไก่ย่าง). What’s the difference between the regular Bangkok Thai gai yang recipe, like they might serve at Sabai Jai Gai Yang? That lies mainly with the use of kamin (ขมิ้น), fresh turmeric root, which is commonly associated with southern… [Read More]