Monday, February 20, 2017

Laphet Thohk

Laphet is Burmese for fermented or pickled tea. Laphet Thohk is green tea salad made from pickled tea leaves and the texture of the salad is soft, crunchy, crispy and saucy. The locals can eat this salad constantly for days.

Myanmar is one of only a few countries in the world that drinks and eats tea leaves.