Recipes From Our Southeast Asian Kitchen

Alina's Nam Prik Ong

Alina's Nam Prik Ong

Allison Barcelon

Nam prik ong is a spicy Thai dip/paste made with pork and tomatoes. It can be served with an assortment of fresh vegetables or sticky rice! Photo Credit: Karen Blumberg via Flickr Nam Prik OngBy...

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Alina's Yum Khai Dao

Alina's Yum Khai Dao

Allison Barcelon

Yum Khai Dao is a delicious Thai fried egg salad. Bursting with flavor from fresh tomatoes, bird's eye chili, lime, and fish sauce, this dish is perfect for warm summer nights when you don't want...

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Laab Gai by Saeng Douangdara

Laab Gai by Saeng Douangdara

Allison Barcelon

Laab or laap is a lao minced meat salad mixed with fish sauce, padaek (unfiltered fish sauce), lime juice, fresh chilies and herbs, and toasted sticky rice powder. It is actually the unofficial national dish...

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Keesa's Shrimp Sinigang

Keesa's Shrimp Sinigang

Beatriz Aurelio

📸 Photo: Sale Salo Sinigang is a comforting and classic Filipino soup/stew. It gets its characteristic sour flavor from tamarind (a tangy fruit shaped in pods) and calamansi (a tart citrus fruit that is best described...

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