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Tom Yam

4 Ratings: 4.8
A Thai soup

Tom yum (Lao: ຕົ້ມຍຳ, Thai: ต้มยำ, IPA: [tôm ɲɑm, tôm jɑm], tom yam in the Royal Thai General System of Transcription) is a name for two similar soups originating from Laos and Thailand, … see full wiki

2 reviews about Tom Yam
review by . February 28, 2010
posted in Go Thailand
Hot & Spicy!
Thai cuisine is known for being spicy & sour. Tom Yam is the soup that epitomizes all of that. Hot, spicy, sweet, sourish & a little salty. It's one soup that wakes you up though, no matter what time of the day you take it.       Some of Tom Yam ingredients include lemon grass (commonly found in other Thai dishes), galangal, lime juice, fish sauce, shallots, tamarind and chili peppers. I recently had a drink made of lemon grass in Bangkok, it's refreshing …
Quick Tip by . February 16, 2010
My favorite Thai soups, other than Thai Sharkfin Soups, that is. Hot, spicy, refreshing & totally inspiring!
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