Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

Lao people favorite food to eat.. I's very yummy..

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using a large mortar and pestle and pound garlic and chilies together.
  2. Add shrimp and crab paste and continue pounding.
  3. Add papaya than add the rest of the ingredients and use a spoon to help mix ingredients together.
  4. Taste and adjust to your taste, its should be sweet, sour, salty and hot.
  5. Enjoy.
Most Helpful

Thank you so much for sharing!<br/>Never realise how easy it is make this :)

kathrynb23 August 04, 2013

Hi Saolao,

I love this recipe, I grew up with alot of Lao and Thai friend. It a very true ethnic dish. Thanks for the post.

linh_000 September 15, 2011