Khun Ocha's Cookbook

Any fries to go with that?

Thursday, 18 December 2014 09:29
“French Fries” can be seen in many a menu, but did the chip come from France? There is a photograph taken in Liege in 1891 which shows a food stall with the signs “Fritz Le Doyen de la Friture” (Fritz,…

An easy Thai Larb

Thursday, 11 December 2014 10:58
Larb is a very well known Thai dish.  This recipe is easy to follow and you can substitute chicken or beef in place of pork.  The ingredients are easily sourced at any local market. Cooking Method Heat half the oil…

Contra Filetto di Manzo sul Letto

Thursday, 04 December 2014 11:19
This is an easy recipe to cook, with only a few ingredients. However, like most Italian dishes, there is a heavy touch of garlic to give it that “continental” flavor. Probably one of the most important items to attend to…

Quick breakfasts for kids

Thursday, 27 November 2014 10:41
If your mornings are anything like our school mornings, the first hurdle is to present nourishing breakfasts in under five minutes, and preferably items that can be held in the hand, when running to the car, with breakfast then completed…

Philippine Pork Adobo

Thursday, 13 November 2014 09:44
This week’s recipe comes from the Philippines and is not spicy, but very tasty. Best served with steamed white rice, this item has its origin in Spain, where it was a simple pork stew. Requiring a marinade, remember to leave…

Healthy Garlic Soup

Thursday, 06 November 2014 09:20
Garlic is healthy, so here is the recipe for a very healthy soup. This is a traditional dish from the Bordeaux region of France and is prepared as a dinner item in the hot summer. It was given to me…

Ham, Cheese and Pea Frittata

Thursday, 30 October 2014 09:56
The Italian word “frittata” derives from fritta and roughly translates to egg-cake.  Outside Italy, frittata was seen as equivalent to omelet until at least the mid-1950’s.  In the last fifty years, “frittata” has become a term for a distinct variation…

Chicken and Avocado pizza

Thursday, 23 October 2014 09:37
Chicken is a very popular meat. Avocado is a very popular (and healthy) fruit (yes it is a fruit with a single seed). Pizza is always a family favorite. Combining all three makes for a win-win-win situation. High avocado intake…

Mango Prawn Curry

Thursday, 16 October 2014 10:18
Pattaya supermarkets have prawns and green mangoes. This week’s recipe combines these ingredients, and is spicy. You have been warned. Cooking Method Peel and de-vein the prawns and set aside. Add just enough boiling water to the desiccated coconut to…

Seafood Paella

Thursday, 09 October 2014 09:27
This recipe is typical of the Spanish Paellas, with the actual amounts of each ingredient depending upon what was available in the kitchen at the time, so take quantities as a guide only. Cooking Method Clean the mussels and place…
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