Pan Asian: Spicy Soup of Grilled Prawns (Tom Klohng Goong Pow) – Thailand

I’m a big fan of soup—especially when the weather is getting colder—and Asian soups in particular because they tend to include a lot of spices and some serious flavor. Take a simple concoction like Tom Yong Gan, a favorite at Thai restaurants, for it’s strong taste of lemon grass, cilantro, and galangal and the meaty … Continue reading Pan Asian: Spicy Soup of Grilled Prawns (Tom Klohng Goong Pow) – Thailand

Flavors Of Southeast Asia: Cafe ASEAN — NYC

In case you didn’t know, ASEAN stands for the “Association of South East Asian Nations,” and true to its name, Cafe ASEAN in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village, a restaurant I literally stumbled upon, is a place where you can savor dishes from Malaysian, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam–all under one cozy roof. But unlike the popular “hawker … Continue reading Flavors Of Southeast Asia: Cafe ASEAN — NYC