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Naem Anyone?

by JayDK 4 months ago

Bought a sausage at Vientiane, Seattle. It's been sitting at room temperature since Sunday. Now, how do I cook it? ...


MsPurple commented 23 days ago

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Ma Der Ma Der Sap House & Grill | Redding

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by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

One of the tastiest lunches I enjoyed away from camp was the signature, Sappritto! at Ma Der Ma Der Sap House & Grill...

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Asia Marketplace | Redding

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by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Asia Marketplace is a Southeast Asian grocery store that has been open for 4 months. When I spotted the Sai Oua (Lao ...

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Esan Classic | Tenderloin - San Francisco

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by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

At the start of the year, a friend joined me for lunch at the new Esan Classic in the Tenderloin. It shares an owner ...

Park Bok Lahong aka Angel Cruz Park | Stockton

by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Wish I had known last month about this informal South Asian street food scene that sets up daily in Angle Cruz Park i...

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Melanie Wong commented 5 months ago

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Min-Hee's Seoul Kitchen | Santa Rosa

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by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

A few Saturdays ago, I shopped the Santa Rosa original farmers market at the Burbank Center and noticed Min-Hee's Seo...

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Fuzion Five | Palm Springs

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by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

In town to visit family this week, I asked Auntie what she thought of 533 Viet Fusion that's getting so much media at...

Chai Thai Noodles | Cherryland - Hayward

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Driving through Cherryland, the unincorporated neighborhood in between San Leandro and Hayward, yesterday, I noticed ...

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Melanie Wong commented 1 year ago

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Kai pen

by Bodegadawg 1 year ago

Who knows where I can buy kai pen, a kind of Lao dried river algae sometimes dried with tomatoes and shallots and ses...

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Recommendations for Luang Prabang Laos?

by wired2theworld 1 year ago

I'll be in Luang Prabang next month for 3 days and I'm looking for any updated advice on where to eat, specifically L...

Casual lunch/dinner in Manhattan

by Jerioldio 2 years ago

Looking for some somewhat inexpensive spots, any type of cuisine, where I can stroll in casually-dressed with one oth...


Ttrockwood commented 2 years ago

Thip Kao in DC - Report

by Steve 4 years ago

Ten Chowhounds got together to try out the brand new Thip Kao, a uniquely Lao place in Columbia Heights from Chef Sen...

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Mississippi Snopes commented 2 years ago

ISO Lao Sausage links for cooking at home

by sfbing 7 years ago

I hear that the market next to the That Luang Restaurant in San Pablo is closed. Since I used to pick up a couple of ...


osho commented 2 years ago

boun that luang in santa rosa

by lexvegas 3 years ago

wondering if this festival is open to non temple members and if the food sale is worth a visit? many thanks!

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Melanie Wong commented 3 years ago

Hot Pot at Thip Khao

by Steve 3 years ago

Three Chowhounds got together last night for an occasional special at Thip Khao, catfish hotpot. My previous attempt...


Kurtis commented 3 years ago

Brown Sticky Rice (Thai/Lao)

by frumgirl1 3 years ago

I'm looking for the whole grain version of thai/lao sticky rice. I'm looking for brown rice, not the purple/black ric...


frumgirl1 commented 3 years ago

West Coast Asian Visiting DC - Recommendations?

by thewongmann 3 years ago

I'll be in DC Sept 1-4 for a nice Labor Day week vacation. I love DC, having lived in the DMV area from 2009-2011 and...


Steve commented 3 years ago

Appetizer Help

by krisrishere 3 years ago

My best friend is coming to visit and of course I'm forcing her to make me dinner. :) She's Lao, so she's come up wi...


PHREDDY commented 3 years ago

Papaya Salad: SFBA Dish of the Month April 2015

by hyperbowler 3 years ago

Join us by eating the April, 2015 dish of the month--- Papaya Salad. Papaya salad is common in many Southeast Asia...


felice commented 3 years ago

Green Champa Garden: laotian, lu-mein, thai [Fremont]

by shanghaikid 6 years ago

Green Champa Garden is an extension of oaktown's champa garden, same family a cursory look at champa garden's menu...


Cicely commented 3 years ago