Out here in California, we're a little bit spoiled by all the Asian markets and Asian produce available in the farmer's markets. Sometimes we forget that people in other parts of the country don't have access to fresh opo leaves
, galangal root, or banana leaves
Thankfully, many things can be found online. Isn't the Internet an amazing thing? Today we'll share one of our favorite bookmarks: Import Food, a wonderful online store for buying fresh Thai produce such as fresh green papaya, galangal root and kaffir lime leaves (essential for making many Thai soups and curries,) Thai cooking utensils, and various Thai pantry items such as curry paste, tamarind paste, mulberry tea, tapioca pearls for bubble tea, Thai iced tea mix, and so much more.
Recipe: Malaysian Beef Curry
Cooking By Flavor: Asian Flavor Combinations
Web Resource: iGourmet
(Images: Import Foods)