8-Oad Load is a stew of chicken, bitter bamboo, dill, chili, onion leaves, basil, and other herbs (Photo: Amy Kitchener)


8-Oad Load is a stew of chicken, bitter bamboo, dill, chili, onion leaves, basil, and other herbs (Photo: Amy Kitchener)
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This dish is called Oad Load. It is a type of stew consisting of chicken, specialty ingredients of bitter bamboo, dill, chili, onion leaves, basil, and other herbs.  This dish is often eaten by pouring the stew over rice.   It is a favorite of most Northern Lao people.