Thailand is known for having a delicious and mouthwatering cuisine. Therefore, you should not miss the opportunity to try them all once you visit the country. I am here to give you some Thai foods that you should try. So, let’s get started!
Guay Teow is a kind of noodle soup and the most popular Thai dish that you should try to taste. It can be found anywhere, so you don’t have to feel worried about the location of this soup. It is made up of chicken, pork, or beef, rice noodles, and egg noodles. Aside from that, some vendors add meatballs to add extra flavor to the dish. You can eat Guay Teow at any time and you are good to go.
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Tom Yum Goong is a spicy shrimp soup in Thailand. It is made up of lemongrass, chili, galangal, kaffier lime leaves, shallots, fresh lime juice, fish sauce, fresh prawns, and mushrooms. If you want your Tom Yum to look creamy, they can add some coconut cream to your creamy version.
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Som Tam is one of the most popular dishes in Thailand and it is also their spicy green papaya salad. A very healthy dish you shouldn’t miss out on. The ingredients of classic som tam are made of shredded green papaya, carrots, tomatoes, peanuts, dried fish, beans, palm sugar, tamarind pulp, fish sauce, lime juice, garlic, and some chilies. Then they mix all the ingredients. I can’t wait to try this healthy dish.
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Pad Thai is Thailand’s national dish. It is a fried noodle made of shrimp or chicken. This is also available on every street corner because it is a very tasty and affordable meal that you should look for.
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Laab is a kind of spicy salad made up of meat or mushrooms and mint. It also comes in a variety of styles, including pork, chicken, and mushrooms. It is very spicy, therefore it is not recommended for those who can’t take the kick of spice.
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Every country has a unique style when it comes to the foods that they offer to their visitors. Therefore, you have to be adventurous in trying them to have a well-spent vacation. Always keep in mind that it is important to have an enjoyable and memorable trip in every country we visit. Happy eating and have fun!