Fish Eggs Steamed in Banana Leaf

Mawk Khai Pa

Preparation info

    • Difficulty


Appears in

Traditional Recipes of Laos

By Phia Sing

Published 1981

  • About


  • 1 soupbowl of fish eggs—add water and beat them until they have swollen up well
  • 1 piece of


Put the minced fish and pork into the mortar which contains the Kheuang hom and mix them together. Then transfer the mixture into the bowl containing the fish eggs, add salt and fish sauce (and black pepper) and mix thoroughly. Taste, and check the saltiness. Next, wrap the mixture in the pieces of banana leaf and secure the package(s)