Cambodian (Khmer) Ingredients


 Many ingredients in Cambodian recipes are similar to those used in adjacent countries; Rice paddy herb. Ma-om Fishwort. Chee poel trey Sweet basil leaves. Chee_korhom Asian coriander. Xang_hum Chive Ka-chay Pepper mint. Chee ankam derm Cilantro. Chee van_suy Chen Saw leaf. Chee pa-la(chee parang). Ginger. Chnay Asian Rhubard. Kdath Long string bean. Sdet_kur Asian Eggplant. … Read more Cambodian (Khmer) Ingredients

2 Recent Khmer Rouge Reports

Forgive and Forget Ex-rebel: Need for reconciliation outweighs that for revenge Songpol Kaopatumtip Prom Soo (right) and colleague Maj-Gen Thaem: “No headache”. _ SONGPOL KAOPATUMTIP Former Khmer Rouge commander Prom Soo is not worried about the prospect of a genocide trial. “It won’t give me a headache,” he smiled. Prom Soo is no stranger to political … Read more 2 Recent Khmer Rouge Reports

Cambodian Meat Recipes

Authentic Cambodian cuisine includes an array of delicious meat recipes for fish, pork and chicken, using curries, spices, local condiments, fruit and vegetables; Aioan Chua Noeung Phset Kretni Cambogee Beef Red Beef Curry Cambogee Eggplant with Pork & Shrimp Coconut Fish Curry Parcels  Amok Trei Pakon Char Poat Koun (Shrimp with baby corn) Tamarind Chicken … Read more Cambodian Meat Recipes

Cambodian Vegetarian Recipes

Like most Asian countries, Cambodia has its share of vegetarian recipes on offer, a few tasty items are listed here; Five Vegetable Stir-fry Fragrant-Eggplant Num Ta Leng Sap (Khmer Vegetarian Pancake) Tohu Char Kreoung . (Soy Gluten Rolls With Spicy Lemon Grass )  Salor Kor-Ko Sap (Khmer Vegetarian Stew.) Banana Blossom Salad (Nyoum Trayong Chaek) … Read more Cambodian Vegetarian Recipes

Cambodian Sauces Recipes

A selection of authentic Cambodian sauce recipes: dipping sauces, curry sauces, mango salsa, coconut sauce and salad dressing… Salad Dressing Lemon Grass Curry Sauce Sweet Soy Dipping Sauce Tirk trey chu p’em (Sweet fish sauce) Tirk umpel (Tamarind sauce) Tirk kreoung pahok (Grilled fish with pickle) Red Curry Cambogee Ginger Fish Dipping Sauce Pickle Fish … Read more Cambodian Sauces Recipes

Cambodian Desserts Recipes

Traditional Cambodian desserts (Khmer sweets) include taro and rice-based puddings and custards. Dishes using both bananas and mango are also popular; Kuay Namuan Banana Rice Pudding Boua Loy Coconut Custard Mung Bean Pudding Chet Ang Nung Tirk Doung Grilled Banana With Coconut Sauce Borbo Lpaov Pumpkin and Potatoes Pudding Bobor Trao Taro Root Pudding Sticky … Read more Cambodian Desserts Recipes

Cambodia Cultural Info


Khmer architecture reached its zenith during the Angkorian era (seen in Angkor Wat and the structures of Angkor Thom). Many fine examples of Khmer sculpture can be found in the National Museum in Phnom Penh. Cambodia’s classical dance is highly stylised and usually accompanied by an orchestra or choral narration. Theravada Buddhism is the dominant … Read more Cambodia Cultural Info

Cambodia Human Rights Report 2007

Cambodia Country Reports on Human Rights Practices  -2007 Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor March 11, 2008 Cambodia is a constitutional monarchy with an elected government and a population of approximately 14 million. Following national elections in 2003, the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), led by Prime Minister Hun Sen, and the National … Read more Cambodia Human Rights Report 2007