sauce is at the very heart of Thai cuisine which places great
importance to the five distinctive yet harmonious tastes prevalent
in Thai cooking including saltiness, sweetness, sourness, bitterness
its name suggests, fish sauce, or what the Thais call 'nam-pla'
(meaning fish water) is derived from Thai anchovy fish. It
believed that a fisherman who lived in Chonburi, as seaside
east of Bangkok, invented 'nam-pla' almost a thousand years
fisherman found out that by fermenting fish with salt, then
it in huge water jar made of clay for many months would derive
clear golden-brown extract which tasted salty that had a complex
pungent smell that is the perfect accompaniment to all Thai
sauce has become increasingly popular throughout the entire
country and throughout neighboring countries. Why has
become so popular? This
is simply because fish sauce brings out and
enhances the natural tastes of Thai food, and in fact many
from around the world.
the very first day fish sauce was invented until
now, little has altered the way Thai-Choice produces its premium
fish sauce. We will use only the finest and freshest
anchovy and we
do not use any additives. We select only the freshly-caught
and ensure our production reaches the highest standards of
and purity. Thai-Choice Fish Sauce is aged for an entire
give it fragrance, complexity and body that enhances the dining
experience of Thai foods.
high regard placed on Thai-Choice Fish Sauce is a
result of the high standards of production and quality. Fish
is used in so many of the classic Thai dishes including the
famous Tom Yum Kung Soup, Som Tum green papaya salad, all Thai
curries and it is sprinkled on all vegetables and seafood. It
absolutely delicious sprinkled on egg dishes. Fish sauce
essential part of every Thai kitchen.
from its perfect taste, slowly aging and careful
production of Thai-Choice Fish Sauce results in healthy and
nutritious cooking ingredient. It contains a high level
nitrogen, mineral salts, lysine (an amino acid), vitamin B12,
and iodine. All of these are good for your health.
remember… if you want to gook genuine Thai cuisine,
it is unforgiving to use anything else but fine Thai
fish sauce and Thai-Choice Fish Sauce is the very best.