Cultural Curry Pot
My impression of Thai food from restaurants in the UK was pretty naïve. For one, my geography is shocking so I didn’t realise how big Thailand was or how many countries it bordered. I would say there are actually 5 different cuisines within the country.
Central Thai – Famous curries, Pad Thai, Stir Fried Holy Basil, Som Tam Thai.
Isaan – Spicy food from the Northeast. Grilled meat, fresh vegetables, and very strong flavours. This is a lot like food from Laos, funky and vibrant.
Chinese – There is a huge Chinese populace, with it has come many firm Thai favourites. […]