Do you know someone who quit their job, tromped off to eat their way through Thailand and Laos and Vietnam, and sent back glowing emails, which you read while snarfing a sandwich over your desk? Well, you don't have to envy them so much anymore, because the recipes below are the next best thing.
Here are 7 delicious ways to pretend you're backbacking through Southeast Asia right now -- from pho to pad thai to bánh mì. Who says vacation's over?
Turkey Pho by WinnieAb
Vietnamese Style Shu Mai by yuko
Quick Wok-Fired Squid with Greens by wildgreens
Caramelized Pork Banh Mi by monkeymom
Shrimp Pad Thai by mtlabor
Vietnamese-Inspired Sweet & Spicy Catfish with Pickled Vegetables by melissav
Grilled Rack of Lamb Asian Salad by Tom Kelly
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