The Story of Pad Thai video
Today, UK foodies have an estimated 2,000-plus Thai restaurants to choose from, each serving up the mouth-watering curries, soups and noodle bowls that have become part of our national dining scene.
But have you ever wondered what the story is behind your favourite Thai dishes? How about enduring favourite Pad Thai?
Watch this fascinating video to discover how this traditional Thai Food staple has been warding off Dracula since World War II; why the holy tamarind tree is so important for an authentic flavour; when to get it to go and when to savour the sit-down experience complete with banana leaf and blossom garnish.