Posts tagged "Prawn"
Trader Vic's Sunday Brunch Spread - Bangkok, Thailand

Trader Vic’s Sunday Brunch Spread – Bangkok, Thailand

Like HCMC today, the Bangkok foreigner scene of old thrived close to the river. These days, however, I never really think to set foot down there. It’s the kind of place you visit once, the first time you come to the city… King’s Palace, check. Emerald & Reclining...
Best International Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner at Kuppa, Bangkok, Thailand

Best International Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner at Kuppa, Bangkok, Thailand

Consistent high quality at this laid-back, Aussie-style Bangkok institution keeps everyone coming back When I lived in Bangkok, I lived on Sukhumvit Soi 16. I moved into a new construction apartment building and so had to wait for the finishing touches to be completed. During my time in...
Thai Recipe - Spicy, Sweet and Sour Stir-Fried Prawns (Koong Saam Rod)

Thai Recipe – Spicy, Sweet and Sour Stir-Fried Prawns (Koong Saam Rod)

Here’s another recipe from the Blue Elephant Cooking School. This is not a dish I was intimately familiar with by name. However, the flavors are instantly recognizable. This dish would be perfect accompanied by an ice-cold beer while sitting out on the beach at sunset . The dish...
Learn Thai Cooking at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Bangkok, Thailand

Learn Thai Cooking at the Blue Elephant Cooking School in Bangkok, Thailand

I realized once I moved to Singapore that I had squandered a great opportunity to learn Thai cooking while living in Thailand. With the prospect of many years living there I lacked the urgency one has on a shorter trip to get out and sample the various experiences...
Pan-Asian Cuisine at Whampoa Club on the Bund, Shanghai China

Pan-Asian Cuisine at Whampoa Club on the Bund, Shanghai China

An oft-recommend restaurant on the Bund…can it live up to the hype? I had been meaning to get to Whampoa Club for a while. It has been recommended several times but somehow in my many trips to Shanghai I often ended up elsewhere. Having had the occasion to...
Northern Chinese Food and Panaromic Views at Hutong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Northern Chinese Food and Panaromic Views at Hutong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

A sumptuous art-deco Northern Chinese restaurant with panoramic city views I get annoyed with those restaurants with stunning city views and mediocre food. We all know places like this in every major city…the kind of place you always take out of town guests to, scoff at the exorbitant...
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