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How to cook vegetarian Thai food at home


Fresh vegetables at a Thai market

Travelling and eating as a vegetarian in Thailand can be a challenge. Outside the most western-oriented hotels, restaurants and cafés, the concept of vegetarianism itself isn’t always well understand – don’t be surprised if you order a supposedly vegetarian dish at a street food stall in Bangkok, only to find that fish sauce and meat-based stock still goes into the mix regardless.

You can also expect to hear horror stories form fellow veteran vegetarian t