Grandmother Bamrungchit Raviwongse’s Thai Shrimp Paste Rice

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Appears in
Grand Dishes: Time-perfected recipes and stories from grandmothers of the world

By Iska Lupton and Anastasia Miari

Published 2021

  • About

My grandmother, Bamrungchit Raviwongse, on my Thai father’s side of the family, still resides in Bangkok in the house my father grew up in with his two sisters. She’s very old now and struggles with the day-to-day, but I still have very fond memories of my grandmother’s food from our visits to Bangkok as children growing up.

My grandmother is a proud woman, known for the quality of her recipes and cooking within the family, and some of my earliest food memories are