Pad Thai with Shrimp and Tofu

Pad Thai with Shrimp and Tofu-

Usually when someone is trying Thai food for the first time, they order Pad Thai. It’s a safe choice, I mean you can’t go wrong with stir-fried rice noodles. Pad Thai has a popular trifecta of flavors, sweet, salty, and a little sour from the tamarind. While this dish is very popular in restaurants, it […]

Thai Fried Spring Rolls

Thai Chicken Spring Rolls- deep fried and perfect for a party.

Crispy, crunchy, and so much flavor in Thai Fried Spring Rolls. You’ll find them on the streets of Bangkok at the night markets, and they’re one of the most popular appetizers at Thai Restaurants here in the U.S. They pair perfect with a Thai sweet chili dipping sauce, and you could even have them as […]

Tom Yum Goong

Tom Yum Goong - Thai Spicy and Sour soup with shrimp

One of the most popular dishes in Thai Restaurants here in the US and in Thailand is a spicy and sour soup known as Tom Yum or Tom Yam. The Goong part means shrimp, and this is the most common protein used. You could also do chicken, or even a mixture of seafood. While the […]

Red Curry Cod

Thai Red Curry Cod

Happy New Year! Wishing you all a healthy, happy, and prosperous 2018! Whether you’re looking to start cooking more this year, or branching out into different cuisines, I guarantee you’ll find some delicious and flavorful dishes here on  Thai Caliente. My first dish for this year is flavorful, comforting, and can be made in 20 minutes, that’s […]