Recipe Tip: Green Curry - Falstaff
Top Recipe for 4 Persons. All ingredients and tips for getting it right. A spicy green curry makes a great winter warmer. This one combines pork and plenty of fresh green vegetables with soothing coconut milk. It's a great (and great-looking) chill-chaser!
- 1 tablespooncoconut oil or vegetable oil
- 300 gpork neck steak, cut into bite-sized strips
- 500 gbrussels sprouts, stalk halved
- 50 ggreen curry paste
- 700 mlcoconut milk
- 4makrut lime leaves (optional)
- 30 gpalm sugar
- tablespoonfish sauce
- 100 gspinach
- 1 handfulThai basil leaves, to serve
- 1 handfulroasted peanuts, to serve
- cucumber slices, white cabbage wedges, green beans, to serve (optional)
Step 1Heat the coconut oil (or oil) in a deep, heavy-based pan. Sear the pork strips briefly until they have taken on a little colour, then lift them out with a slotted spoon and set aside.
Step 2To the same pan, add the brussels sprouts cut-side down in the fat. Allow to colour for a few minutes, then remove and set aside.
Step 3In the same pan, fry the curry paste briefly. Pour in the coconut milk and mix well.
Step 4Add the lime leaves (if using) and palm sugar. Season to taste with fish sauce and bring up to a gentle simmer.
Step 5Add the brussels sprouts and simmer until the sprouts are cooked but still have some bite (about 5 minutes).
Step 6Add the spinach and pork to the sauce and simmer for another 3 minutes.
Step 7Serve with Thai basil leaves and chopped peanuts with steamed jasmine rice. If you'd like, serve with a plate of cucumber slices, cabbage wedges and green beans.
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