}; Continually mix it so it doesn’t burn. Sugar and fish sauce act as the sweet and salty balancers, rounding the dish out rather than being at the forefront. If you don’t have the traditional lime on hand, lemon is not a bad solution. Pork … Hey Paul, thank you very much, hope it turns out well. Hi Kaz, this is awesome to hear, glad you’re able to cook some Thai dishes the way you remember them in Thailand. if (!value.match(/^[\+_a-z0-9-'&=]+(\.[\+_a-z0-9-']+)*@[a-z0-9-]+(\.[a-z0-9-]+)*(\. no_error = false; var _removed = false; I tried this recipe today. decodeURIComponent(results[1]) : false; allInputs[i].value = fieldVal; As soon as you can see no more uncooked meat, turn off the heat. Result: no germination – the seed is dead. This is going into the rotation on thai nights in my house. Pork larb usually comes lukewarm and doesn’t benefit from being any hotter (you don’t want the onion or herbs to cook in any case). Put your toasted sticky rice powder in a bowl aside. } Good idea for the healthier choices, the toasted sesame seeds I think will taste great. amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "eatingthaifood00-20"; Can’t get enough of these flavors!!!!! button.parentNode.insertBefore(wrapper, button); month because you’ve got hi quality content. window._form_serialize = window.serialize; Then, we’d wash the meat (raw meat hanging outside, with flies back then.) if (!no_error) { Add the pork, salt, garlic and chilli flakes. (_above|_below) ?/g, '') + ' _above'; “Culantro.” Thanks for that. On a recent holiday to Thailand I found Larb Moo Tod on a menu at a restaurant we visited. All larbs are connected by the fact that they are a meat-based salad (Check out ThaiFoodMaster.com for an excellent article on the variations and history of larb). var time = now.getTime(); }; Thanks and have a great thai day???????????? In Thailand, larb moo (ลาบหมู) is normally eaten along with a plate of Thai sticky rice and accompanied by a plate of som tam (green papaya salad ส้มตำ). `Or, if you would like to read more, this article will guide you through: In a nutshell, Isaan pork larb is a herby ‘salad’ based on minced pork. } else { Toasted rice was a MUST HAVE and so worth the effort. What other kind of rice can I use as a sub? I am planning a trip to Thailand next year and will use your guide to getting good food. It was mainly the same recipe but called for 4 tbsp of fish sauce! return new_tooltip; Thank you very much Kieran, appreciate your support. READ the label. Start by adding half of each ingredient and tasting. However, the fact that they can make a cracking Isaan-style larb reflects the fact that this dish, along with its Isaan sibling som tam (papaya salad), is very popular across the entire country. Perhaps it just all depends on the sourness or your limes and flavors of your ingredients. This recipe is the best one out there. I am from the US, but live in Tokyo now and I can get quite a few Thai ingredients. Stir for 3 – 4 minutes, breaking up the pork mince until just cooked. The term ‘larb’ (sometimes spelt as ‘larp’ or ‘laap’) is actually a broader term that refers to a range of dishes eaten across South East Asia. Gobble gobble gobble gobble! for (var i = 0; i < tooltips.length; i++) { To read more about the site and my story, Easy Chinese Sesame Paste Recipe (Zhi Ma Jiang, 芝麻酱), Easy Roasted Zucchini with Lemon, Garlic and Basil, ‘Puttanesca Peppers’ – my go-to Italian roasted peppers recipe, Comes directly from a kitchen in Southern Thailand and faithfully recreates the basic Isaan-style Thai larb that can be ordered across Thailand, Detailed cooking and ingredient notes to help you cook an authentic version of Thai pork larb, it helps to soak up all of the juices from the meat and dressing, acting as a sort of thickener, it adds its own flavour to the pork larb- a warm, toasty flavour, distinct from anything else (but not too far off popcorn in my opinion). Rave reviews after that! Hey Michelle, so happy you found this recipe and that you enjoy eating larb. Because the turkey’s so low in fat, it tends to clump up while cooking. It is sweet-tangy-salty-spicy minced pork with khao koor (ground toasted sticky rice), mint, cilantro and scallions traditionally served wrapped in lettuce leaves. Thank you so much for this great recipe, regarding the roasted rice I used a coffe grinder very quick and one ends up with a uniform mix of rasted rice. Pork larb is a dead-simple Thai salad that is bursting with fresh flavours. } My wife and I have also resolved to make healthier dietary choices, and that involves removing much of the flour, rice, potato and sugar that we used to eat. This authentic Thai pork larb recipe comes from the kitchen of Sliver Cliff Resort in Khao Sok, Southern Thailand. thx for this recipe it was amazing. Served it but had to quickly look for a fix as it was not well received. Thanks for the recipe! no rice flavour transmitted to the coffee. thank_you.innerHTML = message; If you are short on time and don’t have access to a good Thai grocery shop, then definitely don’t let the lack of rice stop you – just keep in mind that the original version will have it! I’m a huge fan of this dish and am excited to try to make it myself. } thank_you.style.display = 'block'; HeLp. var now = new Date(); See the below images for guidance: Instead of pork larb you can make delicious versions of chicken larb (larb gai) or even turkey larb and toful larb. i do have jasmine as well but thought sushi would be stickier (even though you don’t cook it as such). arrow.className = '_error-arrow'; You can read more about that nam tok moo I ate in Southern Thailand by clicking to the right. tooltips.push(new_tooltip); Why did it smell like feces? element['on' + event] = function() { Thanks ???????? Get it the way you want it. var elems = form_to_submit.elements[elem.name], found = false, err = []; for (var i = 0; i < tooltips.length; i++) { We’re they not available? }; We make 4x servings, because it keeps well and tastes even better the next day. }; Thank you for watching and reading! My first attempt at Thai food. (function(el) { This recipe is so simple and quick. Thanks for posting this recipe. }); if (elem.type == 'radio' || (elem.type == 'checkbox' && /any/.test(elem.className))) { if (fieldVal) { Thank you for my healing food and my comfort food finally again. To read my latest restaurant reviews, click here. Thanks:-) As long as you get all the ingredients together, this Thai larb recipe (larb moo ลาบหมู) is quite simple to make, and it tastes absolutely amazing. See if it needs more fish sauce for saltiness, lime juice, or chili flakes. if (needs_validate(input)) { Mark, I recently discovered your site and YouTube videos. elems[i].className = elems[i].className.replace(/ ?_has_error ?/g, ''); head.appendChild(script); I personally love Larb in every single variation. (If you can’t see the video, watch it here: http://youtu.be/elcphgkyYLY). } No long list of ingredients with this one. Hmm, I’ve never heard of cookies larb… where did you buy them? remove_tooltip(elem) : false; You need to taste test to make sure your larb is balanced the way you like it – with the fish sauce, lime juice, chilies, etc. Great recipe and super easy. One modification that works beautifully is to substitute lightly toasted white sesame seeds for the toasted sticky rice in Larb. I made this for the first time. Serve whilst still lukewarm with plain white rice, or even better, Thai sticky rice. I do love Isan spicy though , P Sure you want more fish sauce in there…just saying. Xochitl. } I would advise mixing it straight into the salad rather than a separate bowl so that you can taste as you go. Sawadee khrap! That’s one reason why Thai recipes can’t fully be followed, but rather you need to rely on taste testing and adding. We offer staples of Thai dishes such as Pad Thai, various curries, Tom Yum, Satay, and home made desserts. Will make your latb gai pork salad today with my own personal touches. To each his own…It’s pretty good no matter how you make it. It was so easy to make and delicious! Give the larb moo a good mix, making sure all the spices and dressing coats the pork. Larb Thai Food & Tapas will be closed on. Can you substitute roasted rice powder for the toasted sticky rice? I didn’t even like the aroma while it was cooking! for (var i = 0; i < elem.options.length; i++) { var err = form_to_submit.querySelector('._form_error'); I’m living in Germany with my husband and kids and I miss my Grandma and her cooking back in the states. addEvent(form_to_submit, 'submit', form_submit); Stir in the prepared onion, spring onion, coriander and mint. Add 300 grams of minced pork to a small sized saucepan with a handle. It was sick (that’s a good thing!). tooltips = []; // Site tracking URL to use after inline form submission. We use a ratio of 3:1 chicken to pork, wth the pork adding moisture (via the fat content), but also because of the boost in flavor. div.className = '_error-html'; My husband recently bought bangkok cookies larb. I still make most of my ingredients & foods from scratch. Like I mention in all my Thai recipes, Thai food is very much a taste-test based cuisine. I was so happy to see in this recipe only a 1/2 tbsp of fish sauce, which to me seems more appropriate. Thanks! Firstly, there is no oil needed; secondly it is cooked in a plain metal pan rather than a wok or anything non-stick; and finally, strangest of all, you are not looking to colour or crisp the meat. Have you seen this on your travels through the Kingdom. } Glad it worked in the end! }; if (html) { Thank I for sharing. } (Although I did over-toast some of the rice), Hey guys! Time: About 30 minutes or less amzn_assoc_search_bar = "false"; I just made this – it was fabulous! But we devoured it! I added way more fish sauce, lime juice, fresh chilies and khao kua, according to our tastes only. Your recipes are great and also, you are inspiring my 8-year-old son to cook like you! true : no_error = false; This particular recipe is an authentic version of an ‘Isaan-style’ Thai larb – perhaps the most widely available version in Thailand. if (tooltips[i].elem === elem) { Hi Mark, just back from a month in Thailand with my family. Grind to a coarse powder … Dinner was a hit. thank you! I love mine extra spicy with a side of cucumbers and snake beans, and a bowl of white rice. The good news is, you should be able to purchase Thai sticky rice at most Asian supermarkets, and then it’s pretty easy to toast the rice and make it yourself. } } Once the rice is finished toasting, and has cooled off a bit, put it into your stone mortar and pestle. Making it again tonight…… I think that says it all ! var tooltip = document.createElement('div'), arrow = document.createElement('div'), inner = document.createElement('div'), new_tooltip = {}; Love your website. no_error = false; I used minced pork, the texture and taste of it is just perfect, but I am going to try other types of meat as well. I have never bothered to comment on a cooking site before but you do such a great job I wanted to say thank you. I mean do i have to marinate the duck or something. Author: Mark Wiens ( eatingthaifood.com) Recipe type: Salad. It gives the Larb a great flavor and slightest bit of texture. I live in San Francisco and galanga fortunately is relatively easy to find. See more ideas about larb recipe, thai larb, recipes. I am spoiled by the ones in Florida and Las Vegas. [a-z]{2,})$/i)) { no_error = true; FIVE STARS (not sure if the rating will take my 5 star review). submitted = true; My young son smashed about 5 of their wine glasses! window._show_error = function(id, message, html) { So depending on how many dishes you have for a meal, it could be big enough for 1 – 2 people, or shared between 3 – 4 people (if you have a full spread of Thai dishes). Snack foods from heaven & great movie watching foods! Pretty solid foundation. The chefs, Gai, Jan and Fang, cook a number of authentic Thai staples for guests. var regexStr = '[\?&]' + name + '=([^&#]*)'; The texture contrast is especially important if you’re serving over rice alone (we put it intro romain lettuce leaves cut in half, and eat it like a taco ????). if (elem.multiple) { Using the wooden spoon, stir and mix until everything is evenly proportion… A viable alternative to buying toasted sticky rice is to make it yourself. The only thing I did different was mixed in a bit of beef blood and beef bile for an extra kick..let’s just say there were no left overs haha, Thanks for the guidance, lovely result, really refreshingly tangy and fragrant! This is the grain that goes into khao neow (Thai sticky rice), which has been toasted in a hot wok from raw until browned and then ground into a fine powder. My thing was Laos where I had a business in Luang Prabang for eight years and while the food was always a major incentive to travel back there as often as I could, I never got round to really mastering the art or even begin to. I was a bit skeptical about this recipe because I found it too easy, but still decided to give it a try tonight, and omg, it was delicous!!! Hey Steve, great, thank you for the extra information. } Mark, I made this tonight. It has never seen coffee. It's a wonderful combination of minced pork, lime juice, chili flakes, fish sauce, and herbs to give it a refreshing touch. if (typeof window._form_callback !== 'undefined') window._form_callback(id); if (old_error) old_error.parentNode.removeChild(old_error); I totally hacked this recipe with what I had on hand – red onions instead of shallot, lemon juice instead of lime juice, and some jarred Laab seasoning (the chile powder and rice powder) from a Thai friend. Can I ask this, did your coffee taste of smoke/rice the next time you made it? For me, is the perfect summer dish when served with plain white rice (and perhaps a few extra chillies!). The reasons for adding to the pork larb are twofold: In Thailand, you can easily buy toasted sticky rice in pre-prepared in bags. Oh that’s what it’s missing (to be the same as my grandma’s)… tripe!! Thanks for the great recipe. So I decided to make the this Thai larb recipe with minced pork as well, but it’s also very commonly found with minced chicken or minced duck (and minced beef would be tasty too). Thai larb rarely uses fresh chilies, and instead uses dry ground chili flakes, known as prik bon, to give it some color and heat. Hey Len, good to hear from you, glad you like this recipe and dish. if (typeof serialize !== 'undefined') window._old_serialize = window.serialize; Heat a frying pan on low heat, toss in the uncooked Thai sticky rice (no oil). } We found culantro at our local Latin grocery, and WOW, what a difference! You can grow most of the herbs (and grow/use fresh chile peppers instead of the chili flakes), making it even cheaper and fresher. new_tooltip.no_arrow = true; I’m going to make it again, but I’m following your recipe for the meat. Made it last night and it tasted awesome. So easy to make, and so satisfying to eat. This makes a huge difference to the taste of the dish. I’ve ordered my food “Mai Phet” (not spicy) MANY, MANY times at restaurants there and they pay zero attention…More likely “A Little Bit Spicy” to them is still enough to explode your head. My wife and I taught for two years at Bangkok Christian College from 2002-04, and it was our first time back since returning to Canada. For example, the Lanna (Northern Thai) larb is made with raw meat and seasoned with bile! var head = document.querySelector('head'), script = document.createElement('script'), r = false; What a great idea to replace the fish sauce with soy sauce. What an easy and yummy recipe! using lettuce delivery system for larb and rice. The fish sauce would taste better than the soy sauce. Larb is a Laotian or Thai pork salad loaded with big flavours of lime, chili and fresh herbs. var form_submit = function(e) { var div = document.createElement('div'); For brevity, the dish is referred to as pork larb … } If you are using the toasted glutinous rice, you can stir directly into the pan at this point. Peel and slice the shallots, finely mince about 5 green onions and a few culantro leaves (if you have them), and just pluck about 20 or so mint leaves off the stem. "); if (elem.options[i].selected) { Do you therefore need the rice or can you skip it? if (allInputs[i].type == "radio" || allInputs[i].type == "checkbox") { Pound the rice until it turns into a coarse powder (a blender or food processor will also work fine). Taste test. The small deep fried patties were a great variation of Larb Moo. Hey, I really wanna give this a go my Thai sister in law made it when she came over once and i’ve never forgotten how lush it was!! Also toss in ½ - 1 tablespoon of chili flakes. element.addEventListener(event, func); for (var i = 0; i < tooltips.length; i++) { Hope you enjoy! Just one question–some recipes I found on the internet also add lemongrass and kaffir lime leaves. In any case, I came here to say that instead of meat, I used a block of firm tofu crushed with a fork, quickly heated with 1/2 c. veggie stock. if (scrollPosition < 40) { Yes, most of these recipes are adaptable to a wide variety of diets, not only how we might see them made at the shop. I’m not in a position to cook it (cos I’m in a hotel) but I can vouch for the fact that it’s very authentic. You’re always so enthusiastic about thai food! Oh Mark, validate_field(elem) ? The addition of a little sweetness from palm sugar, brown sugar or honey adds to the complexity but is optional; although we Americans tend to appreciate the … In a small bowl, whisk the lime juice, fish sauce, brown sugar and the 1 teaspoon of Sriracha. 30 years ago, I walked into a tiny Asian restaurant that had 150 items on the menu, and I had all of them over the course of the years we lived nearby. if (needs_validate(elem)) { Tried this tonight with freshly ground chicken breast. "); I’m thinking that if it’s already ground, it’s probably too fine – and this should be quite coarse so it has that texture. Thai shallots are small about the size of a big grape, but they pack quite a punch – they are very flavorful. }; The rice will start to turn yellow and then turn kind of golden brown. }; ! A spoon of larb (ลาบ) followed by a ball of fresh sticky rice, is one of the great flavor combinations. Hey Mark, Add the red and white onion, cilantro and green onion, lime leaf and lemongrass. This is excellent Peter, love the idea of a dedicated grinder for spices (and do you also have a separate one for coffee :) ? It’s a staple dish of Thai Isaan food, it’s easy to make, and it’s a brilliant combination of ingredients. for (var i = 0; i < elems.length; i++) { I dont know what that is either. I only used 2 tbsp but it was extremely salty and overwhelming. script.onload = script.onreadystatechange = function() { The ground meat is seasoned with classic Thai flavors such as lime juice and fish sauce, and chili powder for a bit of spice. Thank you so much for this recipe! } We look forward to welcoming you to our table and showing you the beauty of Thai cooking. Hey Jane, thank you for sharing, that’s an amazing story! "); I like mine to err on the sour side – I love the way it combines with the herbs and raw onion to create a freshness in the final dish. Made this tonight with beef…not bad at all. for (var i = 0, len = allInputs.length; i < len; i++) { Eventually, the meat will turn opaque and juices will begin to be produced. var needs_validate = function(el) { We ate dinner there 2-3 times a week, although it was 12 miles away. Made a vegetarian version of this with TVP last night and it was a hit! After about 30 hours (seemed that long to me when I was young), the meat was pronounced perfect. It’s only in the last 10 or so years that I have been able to buy pork that is the proper texture. Following your recipe I made this about a week ago. err.appendChild(div); I’ve only know it as “Pak Chee Falang.” After ten years in Thailand I still couldn’t find the name. The best … mine came out soooo authentic i wanna cry its so yummy, Mouth watering just reading the larb moo recipe, Favourite dish when at home with my Thai family, be trying this out tomorrow. if (elem.type != 'radio' && elem.type != 'checkbox') { And I added a squirt of rice vinegar for a bit more acidity, and slivers of lime peel. tooltip.appendChild(inner); Of course, I don’t mind adding lemongrass to anything. I like that you say to adjust the sauce to one’s taste. In fact, you can even use this pork larb recipe to make nam tok moo (simply substitute the pork mince for grilled pork neck or pork loin). Sour pork sausage served with Thai chili, garlic, cucumber, and lettuce. tooltip ? var addEvent = function(element, event, func) { var doc = document.documentElement, scrollPosition = rect.top - ((window.pageYOffset || doc.scrollTop) - (doc.clientTop || 0)); I also used 2 dried homegrown Thai dragon chilies, chopped. 1. I couldn’t find Thai sticky rice, so we had to suffer with long grain white for the flour and the side, with just a bare drizzle of toasted sesame oil to help offset the dryness of the turkey, and to deepen the flavor profile. addEvent(radios[i], 'click', function() { I have noticed you don’t monetize your site, don’t waste your traffic, you can earn extra bucks every Had never used or learned about khao kua, and it made all the difference. Thank you for opening up this new hobby for us. It is very easy to do…. validate_field(this, true); Place meat on a tray leaving a one inch space between each cube and place in freezer until firm but … I’ve never had another as good as theirs. Tantalize your taste buds and get blown away by the wonderful aroma of coconut, basil, lemongrass, garlic and exotic spices. } else { I created Make That Dish as a way to record and share everything I eat and learn as I travel the world. Enter your email and I’ll send you the best Thai food content. _load_script("//d3rxaij56vjege.cloudfront.net/form-serialize/0.3/serialize.min.js", function() { resize_tooltip(tooltip) : false; It’s an item I can easily buy in the grocery stores here in Los Angeles. var resize_tooltip = function(tooltip) { If you nail this then you are nine-tenths of the way towards a perfect larb. if (!r && (!this.readyState || this.readyState == 'complete')) { Do you cook other northern Thai dishes as well? tooltip = create_tooltip(elem, "Please select an option. and so so easy. This recipes is pretty simple to make, let me know how it goes. So please use the ingredients listed in this larb recipe as a guide, but not as exact instruction. Let it sit for at least 15 minutes to cool, or it will completely cook the add-ins, making them soggy instead of fresh and crisp. Oh, my. The meat also stays softer, meaning each bite is a soft explosion of herbs, porkiness and dressing. Great flavors and simple to put together. var create_tooltip = function(elem, text) { :-D Love this site! Hey Joan, thank you very much for watching and for reading. I agree about the toasted rice, makes all the difference. I put the toasted rice in my coffee/spice grinder and it made quick work of making it into powder ;). Thanx so much for sharing this recipe! Keep turning and breaking it up, and it enjoys the flavors every bit as much as chicken. Hope you and your family enjoy the larb, let me know how it goes. no_error = false; Started watching your youtube videos a few months ago but haven’t checked out your websites, until I stumbled upon this recipe. Made a version of this with chicken and shrimp for my wife on valentine’s. Laab really is an easy dish to make – and it’s just all about taste-testing until you have the flavors perfect. Totally delicious! var validate_field = function(elem, remove) { Hi Bernadetta, yes, the rice is powdered form and just provides a slight crunch to the dish. In fact, tonight is the very first time in 59 years, that I am going to use store bought red curry paste! Enjoy! Heat the oil in the frying pan over a medium heat. Everything turned out really well thanks to your very easy to follow instructions and videos. Gluten can be hidden in packaged products. } else { return match ? This recipe is great. Hi Peter, great to hear from you. I’m so excited I found your site. Finally, we have toasted the rice, and used a mortar to crush it, and i can honestly say there is no substitute… It’s worth the time, but make sure to make a bigger batch… We love to mix it in, but alsi sprinkle extra on after serving. (function() { Thursday, November 26 2020 due to Thanksgiving. Heat the oil in a wok or large frying pan over high heat and add the pork mince … Sounds fantastic Jane, glad you and your husband enjoyed it. Heat remaining 2 Tbsp. If you want to know how to make extra money, search for: Mertiso’s tips best adsense alternative. Mine did not look like yours but it’s delicious. i spend a lot of time eating street food in thailand and your recipes are the real deal. Only thing I will do differently is add some finely chopped thai chili along with my garlic to give it an extra kick :). Add half the onion or shallots, saving the rest for a garnish at the end. Laab Moo (Neua), Som Tham, & Sticky Rice. If you’ve eaten larb (ลาบ), I’m sure you love it, but if you’ve never tried it, you’re in for a real treat! if (!found && elems[i] !== elem) return true; Monday, September 7 2020 due to Labor Day. Hey Andy, thank you very much for the comment, and so glad to hear you enjoyed this recipe and dish. }); Thank you so much for building this wonderful site! It’s is easy to make too. } else { Mark, you are awesome! The garlic, fish sauce and lime juice though are crucial. We’re so grateful you posted this! I don’t think I have had lard in Essan without galanga powder. window._old_serialize = null; Easy to make and a fresh way to mix up the routine. Hi Jennifer, thank you very much for the encouraging words, and for watching my videos. My honest opinion is that pork larb works very well without toasted stick rice – the rice doesn’t soak up a great deal of the sauce and, in my opinion, the flavours that make pork larb great are those from the herbs and the dressing. people (as a solo dish, 4 as part of a spread), I would use the full-fat versions – it will make for a juicier laap. Once the meat had been washed, thin slice it. usually if you get chicken breast or thigh and take it to the meat department, they will mince it for you. var regexStr = "field\\[(\\d+)\\]"; tooltip = create_tooltip(elem, "Enter a valid email address. selected = true; if (validate_form()) { They are from Southern Thailand themselves, and so specialise in Southern dishes such as gaeng som and khua kling. It also comes with a plate of raw veggies and herbs to eat alongside, normally white cabbage, green beans, mint and coriander. We love larb moo…I replaced the fish sauce with soy sauce(allergic) and fresh chilis…great! If you can´t buy sticky rice in town you can order it on Amazon :) Over the years I have been tweaking my recipes and researching new recipes. I used cauliflower, that had been minced and sauted until soft but still crunchy. } else if (elem.type =='checkbox') { Thanks! What is Larb? In fact, if you order a larb in the majority of restaurants in Thailand, you will receive an Isaan-style pork larb like the one described here. var getCookie = function(name) { e.preventDefault(); script.type = 'text/javascript'; Hey Xochitl, hmmm, is it fine like flour? _load_script('https://markwiens.activehosted.com/proc.php?' if (_removed) return; looks great but…. } else if (input.type == 'radio' || input.type == 'checkbox') { Hi great recipe, will distribute. Hey thats a great recommendation! All Rice is a gluten free food. Thank you!! Great videos and blogs thanks. var allInputs = form_to_submit.querySelectorAll('input, select, textarea'), tooltips = [], submitted = false;

Unavailable to ground chicken, I used 99% fat-free ground turkey breast, and I believe it added a bit of depth, though made it drier. if (elem.options[i].selected && !elem.options[i].value) { There are plenty of small variations – some Lao people will add pieces of tripe (though more common in larb neua), usually there is no coriander and often there is less mint and green onions than in this recipe, and obviously the amount of chilli varies a lot – but this recipe does look very traditionally accurate. Just a couple suggestions from someone who has been trying to perfect this for a while. To browse latest recipes or search by ingredient/cooking method, click here. Same here. It should be spicy and a bit sour, not salty. return el.name == 'email' || el.getAttribute('required') !== null; This was fantastic! There wasn’t much Thai food in the US when I came home so I learned how to cook Thai food as much as I could before leaving Thailand. 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