Let’s Sip – Simple Hot & Sour Soup

Who doesn't love soup? Most people associate soup with a cold chilly day to warm you up. But did you know that some cultures love to have soup in the middle of summer as that brings down your body temperature and actually cools you more than an ice cream cone? Don't believe me? Try it … Continue reading Let’s Sip – Simple Hot & Sour Soup

Asam Laksa – Malaysian Soup

Asam Laksa soup is a spicy flavorful Malaysian red-curry soup. It's a tangy curry broth with rice noodles and a bunch of garnishes that add the right amount of crunch. The word laksa comes from an ancient Persian word for "noodles". Asam in Malay is for anything sour. It comes from the state of Penang in Malaysia … Continue reading Asam Laksa – Malaysian Soup

Khow Suey (Burmese Noodle Soup)

Have you ever thought of traveling to Burma/Myanmar? Burma's official name is Myanmar as it was changed in 1989 by the ruling military government party. However, most people continue to use both names interchangeably without much fuss. Burma is the largest country in mainland Southeast Asia. It's borders China, Laos, Tibet, India, Thailand, and Bangladesh. It … Continue reading Khow Suey (Burmese Noodle Soup)