Hungry girl cooks : Pad Graprao Kai Dao

Pad Grapao Kai Dao translated to rice topped with stir fried spicy holy basil sauce and sunny side up. Which is one of the most common dishes for Thais to order as an individual dish. When we can't think of something to eat, we just easily order this lol. Considering my homesick, it was great to… Continue reading Hungry girl cooks : Pad Graprao Kai Dao

Hungry girl cooks : Thai omelet

One of our easiest and most common dishes is Kai Jiaw or Thai omelet. What's the different with normal omelet? We use more oil, we season with either soya sauce or fish sauce, or sometimes, both. And we usually add minced meat, shrimps, crab meat, or vegetable like onion, tomato, etc. The one I'm showing… Continue reading Hungry girl cooks : Thai omelet

Hungry girl cooks : Salmon and sautéed beans in chilli ginger garlic soya sauce

Not only seafood that I love so much, but also fish! Fish dishes I like are so various, grilled, fried, steamed, sauce-y, spicy, etc. I love them all! But today, I'll show you how I cook one of my most favourite dish, Pan fried fish in chilli ginger garlic soya sauce. Originally, in Thailand, I… Continue reading Hungry girl cooks : Salmon and sautéed beans in chilli ginger garlic soya sauce

Hungry traveller : Sintra

On New year's eve, we decided to have our day in Sintra, a small charming town full of spectacular places to visit. The main reason of going there was to see the famous Castelo dos Mouros and Pena Palace. And it was so worth it, both were breathtakingly impressive. After walking up to see a jaw-dropping view over Sintra town… Continue reading Hungry traveller : Sintra

Hungry girl cooks : Shrimp in egg curry

Last week I posted a short video cooking my easy lunch, brown rice with stir-fried shrimp in egg curry on Instagram @story_of_a_hungry_girl. (Please go follow. Thanks! hihi) Originally the dish is with Crab, called Poo Pud Pong Garee, which is a very famous and delicious Chinese influenced dish in Thailand. Here's the how-to of my shrimp version.… Continue reading Hungry girl cooks : Shrimp in egg curry

Hungry girl cooks : Tom yum

My second cooking post, is still a bowl of soup. But a spicy one. Tom yum Goong, hot and spicy herbal soup with shrimps, is one of the most well known Thai dish. A dish full of flavour - spicy, sour, salty, and only a bit sweet,. This is one of the dishes I make often… Continue reading Hungry girl cooks : Tom yum

Hungry girl cooks : Rolled cabbage soup

January 2017 was the coldest January in Vienna in more than 2 decades. On winter days like these, I can't really help myself thinking about a bowl of hot soup. I then cooked rolled cabbage soup for my husband for the first time. When I was younger, I always made it back home for my dad. It's… Continue reading Hungry girl cooks : Rolled cabbage soup