Tag Archives: Sweets


Are Thai Desserts really Thai ? 5

Q) Are your favourite Thai desserts and sweets, colourfully sold on many a street corner in Thailand really Thai? A) Strangely enough, many Portuguese tourists would instantly recognise the flavours and textures of many Thai desserts……. as they too have the same desserts in their native Portugal. So how have these seemingly un-twinned countries on [...]

Portuguese Egg Custard tarts

Pad Thai

Traditional Thai Food at ‘Friends of Thavorn’ Prize Draw Party

……..And now for my favourite part of the 1st March ‘Friends of Thavorn’ Prizedraw party – the Traditional Thai food!  A word of warning – Reading the following may cause you to develop sudden hunger pangs and a craving for Thai food ! Pad Thai (Thai Fried Noodles) Let’s start with probably the most famous [...]