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Wednesday, September 4th:


I'm In A Hurry & Need Me Some Thai Curry...

(You're in luck... It can be done!)


In Thailand, curry (gaeng) translates to any savory wet dish thickened and enriched with paste. There are several different varieties of curries, though the most notable are red, yellow, green. The base of the curry pastes are generally the same, and are a delectable blend of ingredients that include garlic, shallot, lemongrass, peppercorn, and kaffir lime leaves. So then where does the color come from? Chiles! Chiles are what give curry pastes their personality!


*** I have modified all of these recipes to be ***

1. A smooth, tolerable heat

2. All of the pastes can be made in a food processor

3. Are adjusted to be made quickly


If you don’t have time to make the pastes from scratch, store bought will work just fine!


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A coconut milk based curry that tends to be more pungent than other colored curries. Green Curry was invented during the reign of either King Rama 6 or King Rama 7 between the years of 1908-1926.

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Unlike other thai curries, this curry contains no coconut milk. Why? Because coconuts don’t grow in the jungle! This curry is great for those on low saturated fat diets.

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If you prefer a curry with a mild heat level and one that is less oily, this curry is for you! This curry is more of a British invention, as it employs many of the same spices found in traditional Indian Madras curry powder.

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