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Salak – The acid palm fruit

Today it was time for another bunch of salak fruits. This fruit is grown on a little palm tree, which grows only up to 6 meters. Its scientific name is salacca zalacca, but the fruit is common known as snakefruit. … Continue reading

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Tom Yam Gai – Delicious Thai meal

For today’s dinner I had a famous Thai dish called tom yam. Basically this dish is served in two varieties, tom yam nam khon and tom yam nam sai. The first has a sour taste and is thicker, due to … Continue reading

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Yam Taeng Gwaa Thale – Sweet and sour cucumber salad with seafood

For today’s lunch I ordered a yam, a spicy  Thai salad. There are hundreds of different yams but what they have all in common is a sweet, sour and spicy taste similar to the famous somtum. I ordered a cucumber yam, … Continue reading

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