43 Thai Recipes You Need to Know
Craving takeout? Learn to make Thai-inspired and traditional Thai recipes, like pad thai and pork satay, right at home.
Craving Thai recipes? Skip the takeout restaurant and give this easy pad thai recipe a try if you need an easy and quick meal. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Also check out these 15 essential Thai ingredients you need to know.
Khao soi is an ever-popular North Thai dish—and for good reason! It’s a thick, curried soup that’s served over a bed of rice noodles with a handful of savory toppings like pickled mustard greens and chili paste.
Bubble tea, also known as boba tea, is a popular tea drink filled with tapioca balls. This sipper can be made with a variety of different types of tea, like jasmine, strawberry, mango and oolong.
Coconut milk makes this soup recipe sing (and gives it that creamy, velvety texture). Tom kha gai is a Thai coconut chicken soup recipe that boasts other aromatics like lemongrass and fish sauce. Serve over jasmine rice or rice noodles to make it a full meal.
Annette Traverso – San Rafael, California
Talk about a treat! Made of condensed milk, heavy cream and a flavor of your choosing—this recipe from Izzy Cooking uses Oreos—rolled ice cream is a Thai-style ice cream typically sold by street vendors. All three ingredients are mixed together, spread thinly and rolled.
Creamy Thai iced tea is a black tea wonderfully spiced with star anise, vanilla, cardamom, orange blossom and tamarind seed. Black tea is good for you, too! It boosts energy, keeps your arteries healthy and it may even decrease your risk of cancer.
Thai basil chicken, also known as gai pad kra pao, is a light Thai dish that can be served at any time of day. Simply Suwanee swears that it makes for a delicious brunch main. This street food includes seasoned chicken served with jasmine rice, fried egg and green beans.
is my favorite! It’s so easy, with just a touch of special Thai flavors. For an even richer flavor, try using whole coconut milk. —Diane Nemitz, Ludington, Michigan