Sorry, faithful readers, I’m still on a poor internet connection. It took me three goes to log in to WordPress today, and I’ll probably lose several paragraphs before this post is written. Nevertheless this Pad See Ew recipe from The High Heel Gourmet is too good to let any internet connection peccadillos stand in the way. Some might […]Read more "High Heel Gourmet’s Pad See Ew"
I went a little Nam Tok/Nahm Tok/Nahm Dtok mad last week. After a while it felt like the ladies at Target Thai were having a little chuckle at me when we’d turn up again for dinner and I’d ask for another one. As cheap and delicious as theirs is ($10), I thought this obsession couldn’t […]Read more "Nam Tok at Home"
Phil Dunphy gets some mighty funny lines on Modern Family. One of my favourites is this one about life, lemons and lemonade. However, after another eleven hour day that has cut short my evening cooking time, I’ve decided a better use for lemons when life throws them at you, put them in your Nam Tok. […]Read more "Everybody Have Fun Tonight, Everybody Nam Tok Tonight"
Convenience can tip the scales in your favour with me at lunch time. I was actually at Ponsonby Central to check out Maldito Mendez. However the menu wasn’t very clear to me and there were a lot of people already waiting (15 minutes after opening) at empty tables. Wang Thong, on the other hand, was completely empty. The sight of two sweet looking […]Read more "Wang Thong Thai Fusion – Larb Gai"
This is another one for the men with their own Mrs Peckish, and want something with a minimum of fuss, but with a little something extra. This is also another Peter Gordon special from his Cook at Home book. Look, you just need to make some patties and cook them, you can buy the rest. […]Read more "Lamb and Lime-Leaf Burger with Peanut Butter and Coriander"
I had a hankering for a burger, and couldn’t be bothered making one myself. Mrs P, however, was in the mood for noodles. Perfect opportunity then, to check out the European side of the Target Thai menu. As you can see, the hot dog met with the wisdom of Solomon, and suffered a split decision […]Read more "Target Thai Takeaways – The European Return"