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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Bangkok Quickies: Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

BANGKOK — Smash a pinata, bottom up a margarita and pull out your Latin side to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.
Jacobo Astray poses with his pan of paella on Nov. 10 at an event in Thonglor.

Seasoned by Spanish Greats, Expat Translates Tapas Into Thai

Most nights find Jacobo Astray sawing off slices of jamon iberico and pouring sangria at Ekkamai tapas joint Broken Eggs. There, the Galician native, a...

Thanks to Enduring US-Thai Military Ties, We Can Drink Cheap Craft Beer at JUSMAG

BANGKOK — I walked up to an unassuming door on a Sathon Road corner, marked only by a gold plaque inscribed with “JUSMAGTHAI,” pushed the buzzer and waited. I was expecting a stern voice over the intercom ordering me to state my rank and file, but instead the door buzzed open.

Bangkok Quickies: Where to Feast For Thanksgiving

BANGKOK — It’s after work and too late to braise that fall-off-the-bone turkey or whisk some roux-thickened gravy. That’s okay. Just head out the door, put on a dining napkin and enjoy.

Pasta Made Before Your Eyes, Without the Cream Coma at ‘Al Dente’

Enjoy Italian without all the cream in pasta made before your eyes at a new trendy Thonglor joint.

Fiesta Deliciosa: Have a One-Night Mexican Stand at Whiteline

BANGKOK — In Mexico City, Mariana Villalobos Torres ate her family’s cooking, such as rajas tamales, chicken mole and traditional guacamole. This wasn’t the typical guacamole found at the Tex-Mex style restaurants which have sprouted up in Bangkok.

Join Week-Long Rooftop Celebration of Thai Craft Beer

BANGKOK — It’s been a big year for Thai craft beer. From sun-dried banana-brewed beer and the country’s first legal honey wine, the domestic variety has gone from meh to “more please.”

Taste Korean BBQ Without the Compromise Mid-Sukhumvit

Say annyeong to a Korean barbecue that doesn’t bloat its dishes with sausages, instant noodles and stretchy cheese, instead offering quality meats and authentic...

Thai Woman Speaks Out on the Secret That Almost Killed Her

Worada Elstow had just entered university when she was recruited for modeling work. Soon she was subsisting only on black coffee and a small plate of suki haeng without noodles or eggs per day.

Judge a Thai Craft Beer Contest This Month at Live Lounge

BANGKOK — Six Thai craft beers will compete and – Bangkok’s drinkers will be the judges.





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