Learning Thai Vocabulary | Thai Cooking Ingredients

By July 23, 2009Thai Vocabulary

Learn Common Thai Ingredients | ผักสวนครัว

Today we will learn about Thai cooking…the first thing that you have to know is the Thai ingredients often found in the back gardens of most Thais.

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Vocabulary

Kaà                                          ข่า                                           Galangal

Kĭng                                         ขิง                                            Ginger

Dtà-kraí                                   ตะไคร้                                     Lemongrass

Grà-tiam                                 กระเทียม                                Garlic

Prík                                          พริก                              Chili

Prík-sòd                                   พริกสด                          Fresh chili

Prík-haêng                               พริกแห้ง                                 Dried chili

Prík-tai                                    พริกไทย                        Pepper

Prík-gaeng                               พริกแกง                                 Curry paste

Huă-hăwm-daeng                   หัวหอมแดง                     Shallot

Huă-hăwm-yaì                           หัวหอมใหญ่                           Onion

Pàk-chee                                 ผักชี                              Cilantro

Raâk-pàk-chee                       รากผักชี                                Cilantro root

Dtôn-hăwm                             ต้นหอม                                   Green onion/ spring onion

Bai-má-groòd                          ใบมะกรูด                               Kaffir-lime leaf

Bai-gà-prao                             ใบกะเพรา                              Basil leaf

Bai-hŏ-rá-paa                          ใบโหระพา                             Sweet basil leaf

Má-naao                                 มะนาว                                      lime, lemon

Vegetable Garden Thai

Hope you enjoy learning Thai name of ingredients from Thai backyard garden!

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