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At tonight's ‘Hidden Dishes of Thailand' event, the Tourism Authority of Thailand introduced lesser known specialties from five regions of Thailand to inspire tourists to embark on a culinary journey exploring the kingdom.

No. 1 – Pla Yum Sawat (blue spotted grouper with grated radish)

The Trat of the Eastern Territory is famous for the aquaculture of Pla Yum Swath (reef grouper, or rock trout), making it the province's economic fish and a local specialty. The fish is delicious and can… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1660653035830362114

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2. Moo Phat Raak Choo (stir-fried pork with tart chive root or garlic)

In Northern Thailand, one of Chiang Rai's local specialties is Moo Phat Raak Choo, representing ethnic Thai dishes influenced by Yunnan cuisine. Apart from stir fry with pork,… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1660653056642494474

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3. Kaeng Hua Nod (Toddy Palm Curry)

Representing the Central Region is Kaeng Hua Nod from Phetchaburi (also known as Kaeng Hua Tan). Phetchaburi, which has been awarded the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) title in Gastronomy, is synonymous with several… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1660653075156049920

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4. Kaeng Nam Khoei Yod Waai (coconut-based curry with shrimp or fish paste sauce and rattan shoots)

The most popular local specialties in Phatthalung include Kaeng Nam Khoei Yod Waai. Southern Thailand is known for using Nam Khoei (shrimp or fish paste sauce) as a condiment rather than… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1660653094064078853

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5. Au Pla (spicy and salty freshwater fish soup)

In Northeastern Thailand (or Isan), Au Pla Khon Kaen showcases the delicious and distinctive Thai-Isan food culture. Isan has many rivers with abundant fresh water fish, so many local cuisines use fresh water fish as… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1660653112758091781

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Dinner ends with this fruit for dessert. I can tell you we needed it because the last dish was super spicy. My second favorite is the Moo Phat Raak Choo. But I also really liked the first and third dishes.

#Thai Food #Thailand

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