Southeast Asian Story Board

An Ode to Sticky Rice

An Ode to Sticky Rice

Christy Innouvong

I remember watching my mother make sticky rice every morning. She’d be up long before the sun. The roosters crowing along to the sound of lukewarm water running through every hand full of starchy grain.Washing,...

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Chef Tu David Phu

Chef Tu David Phu

Christy Innouvong

We're very excited to share with you about the culinary mastermind, Southeast Asian history buff, beloved friend, and Tuk Tuk Box mentor - Tu David Phu. A little about Chef Tu: As Chef Tu David...

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BanhKhotLady: Meet the Sweet Mother/Son Duo

BanhKhotLady: Meet the Sweet Mother/Son Duo

Christy Innouvong

"BanhKhotLady was created with my mom and I when we were looking for ways to support ourselves during the pandemic. We are basically a mother and son duo that is trying to change the banh...

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Spicy, Delicious, Singaporean Street Food: Meet Emily Lim

Spicy, Delicious, Singaporean Street Food: Meet Emily Lim

Christy Innouvong

This April we're celebrating Southeast Asian street food and luckily there's several restaurants and small businesses serving up delicious street food right here in the Bay Area.  We're excited to highlight Emily Lim, the boss babe...

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