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LAO BEEF JERKY (SIEN SAVANH) AND LAO SAUSAGE (SAI OUA)

LAO BEEF JERKY (SIEN SAVANH) AND LAO SAUSAGE (SAI OUA)

Laos - Eat & Drink

Sien Savanh is small bites of beef, marinated in dark soy, oyster sauce, garlic, pepper and palm sugar. Occasionally with sprinkles of sesame seeds. The marinated beef is left to dry in the sun, catching rays to find the perfect glaze. A quick grilling at roadside street food vendors adds a smoky flavor and the result is a chewy, sticky,...

Beer Laos

Beer Laos

Laos - Eat & Drink

One of the most sought after beers in Southeast Asia, a favorite with Southeast Asia’s backpackers and now found exported through Europe. Beer Lao is hard to avoid in Laos and is said to have 99% share of the beer market in Laos. It is everywhere and as far as beer goes it’s not so bad. If bored of the...

TAM MAK HOONG (PAPAYA SALAD)

TAM MAK HOONG (PAPAYA SALAD)

Laos - Eat & Drink

This Lao creation is similar to Thai “som tam”, but it has fermented fish sauce and shrimp paste as the key ingredients, along with garlic, tomatoes, chili, palm sugar, lime juice, fish sauce (made from mud fish) and brined crabs. Also, no palm sugar is added to Lao papaya salad. It is saltier and grittier than its Thai cousin, with...

Laap

Laap

Laos - Eat & Drink

Probably the best-known Lao dish, laap is a chopped meat “salad” made of pork, chicken, beef, duck or fish, dressed with lime juice, garlic, crushed, roasted rice and herbs and served at room temperature. The protein used in laap can be raw or cooked. Popular raw laap variations include fish and duck (with blood). Another flavor in laap is the...

Laos Culinary

Laos Culinary

Laos - Eat & Drink

While Laotian cuisine is similar to the food of Northeast Thailand, it also has a very individual flavor compared with other Southeast Asian fare. Lao cuisine has many regional variations, due in part to the fresh foods local to each region. One thing that commonly stands out about Laotian food is that it is usually spicy. As a nation with...

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