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Category: Food

5 Cambodian Foods

5 Cambodian Foods – Insiders Only

Last Update: August 2020 5 min read Man, Khmer food is gaining popularity fast! Why is that? My own little theory says it’s because more travelers visit Cambodia and are therefor exposed to the country’s cuisine. That, plus an increase of Cambodians that emigrate to Western countries introduce their cooking by opening up Khmer restaurants.…
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Top 39 best food in South East Asia

Top 39 Best Food in South East Asia

Last Update: April 2020 There’s a whole bunch of reasons that make me keep coming back to South East Asia, but the food is definitely high up in the list. The multitude of flavors, ingredients and cooking techniques in this part of the world is overwhelming. Over the years I tried so many dishes and…
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Where to eat in Siem Reap

Where to eat in Siem Reap

Last update: November 2019 Siem Reap is a tourist town, there’s no denying. Nearby Angkor Wat draws travelers by the millions from every corner of the world and they all stay in or around Siem Reap. Especially, the center of town can be a bit too crowded with tourists for my taste. Read: “Angkor Wat…
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Kopitiam Malaysia

What is Kopitiam?

Last Update: April 2020 4min read Whenever I talk about Malaysia it always comes back to food, I just can’t help myself. Before you know it I’m going on and on about mamak stalls and kopitiams. That’s usually when I notice the puzzling gaze of my audience, ‘What is Kopitiam?’. I guess it must be…
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Mamak Food Stalls

Mamak Food Stalls

Last Update: April 2020 4 min read When I think of mamak food stalls, oh my….instant craving. If you haven’t tried a mamak stall on your visit to Malaysia, you might as well haven’t been there at all. That’s how significant they are in Malay culture. And once you have been, you’ll keep going again…
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Peranakan and Nyonya Food

Last Update: December 2019 First things first, Peranakan and Nyonya food are the same. It’s just two different names for the fusion of Chinese/Malay and several other South East Asian flavors and cooking techniques. As a result this passionate love triangle produced some of the best tasting and creative dishes to be found in South…
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The truth about Pho

The truth about Phở – from a different angle

Last Update: April 2020 5min read The national dish of Vietnam is globalized. Everybody knows Phở, everybody loves Phở. Instagram is flooded with the steaming bowls and a trendy, cool, young crowd consuming it with chopsticks and a Chinese soup spoon. Phở is hot! I won’t deny it, like anyone else I also like a…
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Hanoi Food Tour

Hanoi Food Tour

There’s nothing like a food tour to get to know a new city and its food scene. Most South East Asian cities have one or more food tours available. Especially Vietnam seems to host a lot of them. During our trip to Hanoi we found at least 10 food tours or more. On top of…
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bún bò nam bộ, one of 9 vietnam foods

9 Vietnam food dishes – beyond phở and bánh mì

Last Update: January 2020 I love Vietnamese food! Phở, Bún Chả, Bánh Mì, fresh spring rolls, I love it all! However, there’s more beyond these well known dishes. Wonderful Vietnam food that tourists don’t know about. I’m not just talking exotic foods that Westerners won’t eat. No, I’m talking everyday food that I am sure…
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