Culinary art, where "culinary" means "related to cooking", is the art of the preparation, cooking and presentation of food, usually in the form of meals. Once the rice is steamed or cooked, it is called khao suai (lit. Meats used in Thai cuisine are usually pork and chicken, and also duck, beef, and water buffalo. Thai cooking places emphasis on lightly prepared dishes with strong aromatic components and a spicy edge. One type, which is indigenous to Thailand, is the highly prized, sweet-smelling jasmine rice (khao hom mali). Thai food was traditionally eaten with the right hand while seated on mats or carpets on the floor, customs still found in the more traditional households. In Latin America, dishes may be claimed or designated as a "plato nacional" although in many cases recipes transcend national borders with only minor variations. Thai cuisine is the national cuisine of Thailand. Thai farmers historically have cultivated tens of thousands of rice varieties. Non-glutinous rice is also used for making fried rice dishes, and for congee, of which there are three main varieties: khao tom (a thin rice soup, most often with minced pork or fish), khao tom kui (a thick, unflavored rice porridge that is served with side dishes), or chok (a thick rice porridge that is flavored with broth and minced meat). We think of all parts of the meal as a whole - sum rap Thai (the way Thais eat), is the term we use for the unique components that make up a characteristically Thai meal. They often feature as a garnish, especially with one-dish meals. These venues have a large display showing the different dishes from which one can choose. By this show of national identity, the community can resist social pressures that push for homogenization of many ethnically and culturally diverse communities into a single all-encompassing group identity such as Latino or Hispanic American. By this show of national identity, the community can resist social pressures that push for homogenization of many ethnically and culturally diverse communities into a single all-encompassing group identity such as Latino or Hispanic American. These venues have a large display showing the different dishes from which one can choose.
You should eat with pleasure.