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Spicy Glass Noodle Salad or Cellophane Noodle Salad for lunch. It is made the same way as Lao green papaya salad using shrimp paste, fish sauce, sugar, tamarind, and lime juice...

Tam Khao Piak (Spicy Noodle Salad) for dinner at Center Point Juice Bar, in Vientiane, Laos. My cousin Khek decided to treat me and the rest of the family members to...

Lao Friendship Salad or Tam Ruam Mit. The salad is an alternate version to the typical Lao Green Papaya Salad and using noodles and vegetables with meatballs instead of just shredded...

For breakfast today, I bought four Khao Jie Pate (Lao Sandwich) to share with the three grandmothers at the Morning Market in Luang Prabang, Laos. This sandwich stall by the name...

After having Kaeng Nor Mai, Mok Pa, Tam Mak Hoong, and Khao Karm for lunch, I was told to go hide from the heat and take an afternoon nap. A few...

Lunch in Luang Prabang, Laos with Kaeng Nor Mai (Bamboo Shoot Soup), Mok Pa (Steamed Fish in Banana Leaf) and Tam Mak Hoong (Lao Green Papaya Salad). For dessert, it was...

Breakfast at the Morning Market in Luang Prabang, Laos with the three grandmothers that I have made friends with during my visit to the World Heritage Town.

I was in Luang Prabang, Laos in April for Boun Pi Mai Lao or Lao New Year Celebration. It was my third visit to Luang Prabang since 2010 and I’ve made...

Tofu Noodle Soup and Mango Shake for lunch in Luang Prabang, Laos. I had fruits and Khao Tom for breakfast and was thinking about having something warm to go with the...

Breakfast in Luang Prabang, Laos with strong brew of Lao Coffee and Khao Nom Khou or Pa Thong Ko at Pasaneyom Coffee Shop. This place is very popular and very well...

There are all types of Lao dessert available at Luang Prabang Market Fair next to Nam Varn stalls. You can choose Khao Thom, Woon, Fried Banana, Coconut Ball, Egg Custard, and...

After spending a couple of hours strolling at Luang Prabang Market Fair I was thirsty and hungry and went to my favorite Fruit Shake stall for something refreshing. The mother and...

Nam Varn stalls at Luang Prabang Market Fair for Lao New Year or Pi Mai Lao celebration. The Market Fair opens at 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM and everyone in town...

There were plenty of food and drinks available at the Mekong River Beach during Lao New Year Celebration in Luang Prabang for a reasonable price. Most of the food vendors were...

It has been six weeks as of last Sunday since I’ve eaten green papaya salad. I finally treated my self to a plate of green papaya salad with fried mushroom and...

Jeow Nor Mai Som

Jeow Nor Mai Som (Spicy Sour Bamboo Shoot Dipping Sauce) at the Morning Market in Luang Prabang, Laos. I was walking around and looking for something to eat for breakfast when...

Eggplant and Noodle Wraps

Mee Koy Phan for lunch in Luang Prabang, Laos. I don’t know much about this dish and my relatives in Vientiane just refer to it as Miang Maak Khua (Eggplant wraps)...

I saw Carpaccio at the meat store while looking for ideas for Easter Dinner. I’ve seen Carpaccio on menu at restaurant which is made up of very thinly sliced raw meat...