Thai Archive

Tuk Tuk Thai Food Loft

It only took me a few meals in Thailand to realize that anyone who'd ever served me Thai food in Atlanta had lied to me.

Video: Thai Green Curry Paste Part 1 – The Ingredients

Before you can start pounding a curry paste, you have to prep your ingredients. As you'll see in the video, Thai green curry paste has quite a few moving parts.

What’s BuHi Eating? – Fall 2012

Cut straight from a whole pig marinated in mojo criollo, crispy, sticky skin still attached...

What’s in My Pantry?

Pantries are meant to be cleaned out occasionally. Old, stale ingredients have to go, some items need to be used before they expire and some staple items just need to …

Coconut Milk

Recently I posted a photo on Twitter of a gadget that I figured a lot of people had never seen. Typical of me, I didn’t bother explaining what it was. …

The Mortar & Pestle – Seasoning

If you’re serious about ethnic cooking, there comes a point where a mortar & pestle will become a critical part of your kitchen arsenal. The more you cook certain styles …

Thaicoon – Occasional Thai

Gai Yang (BBQ Chicken with sticky rice)

You may well know that I’m a PITA about Thai food. I’ve pretty much given up on thinking that there is anything …

Hawker Food – Si Fang Cai (Secret Supper)

I’m not sure who had more fun at the first Si Fang Cai (Secret Supper) – me or the guests. The menu was based (mostly) on Asian hawker food – …

Asian Cultural Festival

Asian Cultural Festival

Korean Drummer


Fruit Carving



Bau Ga-Prow (Bangkok Cabin)

Dough Figures (Taiwan)

Steamed Banana Leaves

Shaolin sifu giving marching orders…

Thai Fried Chicken

Regular readers will know that I’m not much for the Thai food that we have available in Atlanta. This is nothing new with me. I never looked forward to visiting …