4 THAI SALADS

The word ‘tam’ (ตำ) is in fact a verb meaning to pound. This understandably refers to how this type of salad is made.

Most Thai salads include a mixture of meat, noodles, and vegetables in a sauce.

YAM

The word "Yam" means to mix. This type of salad primarily involves mixing together ingredients into tasty creations.

SOM TAM

TThe word ‘tam’ (ตำ) is a verb meaning to pound. This refers to how this type of salad is made.

The word ‘tam’ (ตำ) is a verb meaning to pound. This refers to how this type of salad is made.

PHLA

The word ‘tam’ (ตำ) is in fact a verb meaning to pound. This understandably refers to how this type of salad is made.

One of the main characteristics of phla is the use of lemongrass and mint. 

LARB

The word ‘tam’ (ตำ) is in fact a verb meaning to pound. This understandably refers to how this type of salad is made.

Larb does not contain many vegetables, if at all. You could best describe it as a meat salad.