Minced Pork Salad (Larb Moo; ລາບໝູ; ลาบหมู) and Pork Soup with vegetables (Kaeng Moo; ແກງຫມູ; แกงหมู) made made by my aunt for dinner in Vientiane, Laos.

minced pork salad

pork soup

We had a full house with two cousins from Savannakhet and five other relatives from Pakse visiting us in Vientiane this afternoon. My aunt used the biggest mixing bowl to make Larb Moo and the biggest cooking pot for the pork soup.

minced pork salad

vegetables for larb

sticky rice

No one went hungry with plenty of freshly steamed glutinous rice or sticky rice (Khao Niao; ເຂົ້າໜຽວ; ข้าวเหนียว), herbs and vegetables served on the side with the main two dishes.