One of Burma’s most popular dishes is the tea leaf salad. It includes pickled tea leaves, peanuts, lettuce, jalapeños and other vegetables.

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Pah Dah, who is originally from the Karen state of Myanmar, which was formerly known as Burma, opened the High Peak Asian Restaurant in Omaha on April 31, 2018. The restaurant specializes in Thai and Burmese cuisine.