3 romaine hearts, chopped
1 yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced
½ cup peanuts, roughly chopped
1 chicken breast
Salt, to taste
Pepper, to taste
2 tbl fish sauce
2 tbl lime juice
1/2 ginger, grated
1 clove garlic, grated
2 tsp sugar
1 red chili, finely minced
2 shallots, thinly sliced
Chop the romaine and slice the bell pepper, placing them in a large bowl.
In a small container or bowl, combine all the dressing ingredients and stir or shake until well-combined. Set aside.
For the chicken, season both sides of the chicken cutlet with salt and pepper. 4. In a hot, oiled skillet, fry the chicken until fully cooked, about 3 minutes per side.
Let the chicken rest for 5 minutes and cut into thin slices.
Pour the dressing over the romaine and add the chicken and peanuts. Toss until all the leaves are evenly coated.
2 lbs chicken wings
5 cloves garlic, minced
2 tablespoons cilantro stems, without leaves
5 tablespoons fish sauce
4 tablespoons Thai sweet chili sauce
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
Rub the chicken wings with the garlic and cilantro, then add the fish sauce, sweet chili sauce and ground black pepper. Marinate for two to four hours, or best overnight.
Fire up an outdoor grill and grill the chicken wings in batches. Grill until both sides turn golden brown. Serve immediately with some lime wedges and Thai sweet chili sauce.
1.5 lbs red snapper or tilapia
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro leaves
1 TB olive oil
1 TB fish sauce
2 tsp soy sauce
2 limes, juiced
2 tsp crushed garlic
1/2 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
3 TB lime juice
2 TB fish sauce
2 TB sugar
1 tsp crushed garlic
1 tsp minced jalapeno
1 TB chopped fresh cilantro leaves
Remove any bones from the fish.
In a resealable plastic bag, combing cilantro leaves, olive oil, fish sauce, soy sauce, lime juice, garlic, and red pepper flakes. Swish it around so it mixes, and place the fish in. Let marinate in the fridge for 30-60 minutes.
Meanwhile, make the sauce by combining the lime juice, fish sauce, sugar, garlic, jalapeno, and cilantro in a small mixing bowl. Stir together until combined.
Preheat an outdoor gas grill to high heat. Lay down a piece of foil to cook your fish on.
Remove fish from bag and discard marinade. Cook fish for 3-5 minutes per side until it flakes easily from a fork.
Serve hot with sauce drizzled over.
2 large eggplants cut into cubes
1 onion diced
1 large handful of Thai basil leaves
2-3 cloves minced garlic minced
1-2 Tbs Fish sauce to taste
1-2 tsp of brown sugar to taste
Thai bird chilies whole (optional)
red chili flakes (to taste)
Cut eggplant into 1 inch pieces. Heat a large pan/wok with 1 Tbs of canola oil and add cut eggplant. Saute and season lightly with salt. When eggplant is almost cooked to desired texture (5-7 minutes), push to the sides of pan and add 1 tsp of canola oil. Then saute for a few minutes with garlic and fresh chilies.
Next add red chili flakes, fish sauce and brown sugar and saute for several minutes. Finally add basil and saute for another two minutes. Taste for seasoning and serve with rice.