Bangkok restaurant Nahm, which is run by Aussie chef David Thompson, has just topped Asia's 50 Best Restaurants list. The prestigious award is a nod to the power of Thai food, a cuisine laced with spice, coconut and other mesmerizing flavors. So why not celebrate chef Thompson's big win by preparing delicious Thai food at home? These recipes are great for weeknight dinners and elegant enough for entertaining friends. Try them all and let us know which one is your favorite in the comments below!
Here's a fantastic appetizer that's best served with plenty of dipping sauce.
These stunning dumplings are the perfect blend of seafood, scallions, ginger and spice.
An effortless Thai food recipe that's especially useful on busy weeknights.
4. Tom Yum Soup
Lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves and ginger make this aromatic soup simply unforgettable.
Known in Thai as tod man pla, these spiced fish patties feature a surprise ingredient: green beans.
You'll love digging into this hearty Thai salad made with noodles, stir-fried beef and aromatic spices.
Brighten your day with this pleasantly spicy chicken curry that's delicious over a bowl of rice.