som tam recipe Thai green papaya salad

Som Tam Recipe (Thai Green Papaya Salad) from Chef David Thompson

Som Tam or Som Tum or green papaya salad is a traditional Thai salad made from shredded green papaya, tomatoes, green beans, peanuts, garlic, chilies, lime juice and fish sauce. It is known for its sweet, sour, and spicy flavor combination that is popular among locals and tourists alike.

Nasi Lemak Recipe

Nasi Lemak Recipe by Malaysian Celebrity Chef Kyo Pang

“Nasi lemak” means “rich rice” in English, which refers to the coconut cream that gives it its sinfully delicious flavor.

Served with fried fish or chicken wings, otah (grilled fish paste), fried ikan bilis (local anchovies) and peanuts, eggs, cucumber slices, and sambal (spicy chilli paste), this dish is the perfect combination of Asian flavors