Khao Soi Gai has a literal translation of khao meaning curry, soi meaning street, and gai meaning chicken. This sweet and aromatic curry can be found in early morning markets all around Thailand, but hangs it’s hat in the North, namely Chiang Mai province.
I love meat in stick form! Give me a fire and a stool and just leave me be please… Shoes off preferably. I think outdoor one off cookfests are the single most therapeutic experiences one can allot themselves. it was during one of these meat meditations that I started thinking back to my first night in Jakarta.
I closed my eyes and tried to imagine a historic colonial town in Southeast Asia. This is me two years ago, picturing Saigon. I was a little off. More like an enormous modern city that is not at all interested in preserving the evil French relics of times past. I close my eyes and try again,