Member for 6 years 22 weeks

My most-used cookbook: 
Cooks Illustrated (also my favorite cooking show on PBS)
My go-to dish: 
Kai Yang (Barbecue Chicken) ไก่ย่าง
Favorite Cuisine: 
Laotian food
Best meal ever: 
Sushi Yasuda in NYC
Favorite travel destination: 
Capri, Italy


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Posted 08-08-11 Coconut milk vs coconut cream

I've come across some recipes for coconut cream and for coconut milk. I usually just use coconut milk. Can someone please explain what coconut cream is and where I can find it?

Will my recipes taste different if I use coconut milk instead of coconut cream, or are they more or less the same?

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Posted 08-04-11 Thai Sticky Rice Cake
ข้าวแตน Khao Dtan
Learn how to make crispy Thai rice cake. I love the simplicity of this recipe that takes nutty and reminds me of popcorn.
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Posted 07-29-11 Coconut Sago Pudding with Corn
It is very popular in Thailand to eat desserts made with sweet vegetables like corn. Our recipe for corn sago pudding hits the right notes in terms of texture, sweetness and a little bit salt.
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Posted 07-29-11 Thai Omelette with Red Pepper Flakes and Soy Sauce
ไขเจยว ซีอิ๊ว Khai Jiao Saa Eeew
Thai-style omelet with soy sauce and red pepper flakes is a simple quick weeknight meal.
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Posted 07-29-11 Green Tea Ice Cream
抹茶アイスクリーム Matcha aisu kurīmu
Green tea ice cream is the perfect treat on hot sunny days. Its delicate flavor translates to a light, refreshing ice cream.
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Posted 07-18-11 Chicken Wontons with Spinach
bo cai ji rou hun tun 菠菜鸡肉馄饨
Wontons are among the easiest dim sum items to make at home. In this Chicken Wontons with Spinach recipe, a simple mixture will wow your family and friends with flavor.
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Posted 07-15-11 Ginger Dipping Sauce
Our delicious ginger dipping sauce is great for wontons, dumplings and potstickers.
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Posted 07-13-11 Thai Shrimp Wonton Soup
เกี๊ยวน้ำ KIAO NAM
Learn how to make this simple delicious recipe for Thai shrimp wonton soup.
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Posted 07-12-11 Honeydew Sago Pudding
椰汁蜜瓜西米 ye zhi mi gua xi mi
Our chilled honeydew sago dessert is not only refreshing and yummy, pretty round melon balls will be sure to impress any guests!
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