Top 10 Thai Veg Recipes
A Glimpse into the Wonders of Thai Cooking
The moment we think of Thai food, vibrant stir-fries and soothing coconut curries that look and taste great come to our mind. In Thai culture, food is expected to have a holistic appeal – both visual and culinary. Understandably, the cuisine lives up to that reputation. From refreshing beverages to pleasant curries and vibrant stir-fries, the cuisine has it all. As you explore Thai Veg cuisine, you are sure to notice that it has been influenced by Chinese, Malay and Indian cuisines. The Thai people have skillfully adopted the best of these culinary cultures, added their own unique touch, and created a singularly beautifully cuisine of their own.
Tongue-tickling sauces and gravies that combine sweet, sour and tangy ingredients are a unique and characteristic feature of Thai cuisine. These sauces mostly use tamarind, jaggery and red chillies to produce the effect. Thai cooking also uses a generous amount of ginger and garlic, to get a strong aroma and taste. Many dishes also use toasted sesame or crushed peanuts to get a lovely crunch and interesting taste. On the other side of the spectrum, there are nice rice dishes and curries that are soothingly flavoured with coconut milk. When an assortment of such pungent and pleasant dishes is put together, you get a classic Thai meal that is perfectly balanced in flavours and textures.
Understandably, Thai cuisine is now loved by people all over the world. While some years back, people were aware of only a couple of famous Thai dishes like the Pad Thai Noodles or Thai Red Curry, now there is a lot more awareness about Thai cuisine and many more wonderful treats are available in restaurants too. From refreshing beverages and drinks to salads, starters, main course and of course, dessert, Thai cuisine has a lot of delicious recipes in store for you. You don’t necessarily have to go to a restaurant to get a taste of Thai cuisine, because it is not rocket science. For one who is familiar with Indian cuisine, Thai cuisine too is easy to understand and master. In this artilce, we introduce you to some fabulous Thai recipes, ranging from the Thai Veg Salad with Peanut Dressing and the Tom Yum Soup with Mushrooms and Baby Corn, to the Thai Green Rice and the Thai Green Curry.
Relish these delights, and use the opportunity to impress your family and friends. You can even plan a Thai themed dinner party, which will become the talk of the town!