• Microwave Curry Recipes

    Kaeng Kua Straw Mushroom

    Kaeng Kua Straw Mushroom Ingredients 500 grams straw mushrooms ½ cup dried shrimps, ground 1 cup coconut cream 2 cups coconut milk 2 tablespoons “Kaeng kue” curry paste 2 teaspoons salt “Kaeng Kua” Curry paste 5 dried red chillies 5 shallots 10 cloves garlic ½ tablespoon Thai ginger, chopped 1 tablespoon lemon grass, chopped 1 teaspoon shrimp paste 1 teaspoon salt   Stir together curry paste, dried shrimps and coconut cream in a mixing bowl, microwave 2 minutes at High. Add mushrooms, coconut milk and salt to desired taste to the bowl, cover. Microwave at High for 8 minutes.

  • Microwave Soup Recipes

    Pumpkin Soup with Coconut Milk Recipe

    Pumpkin Soup with Coconut Cream Ingredients 500 grams pumpkin, peeled and sliced 10 prawns 4 cups coconut milk 20 peppercorns 3 tablespoons sliced shallots 2 tablespoons shrimp paste ⅓ cup dried-shrimps 2 tablespoons fish sauce 1 cup basil leaves Cook pumpkin in a 2-quart shallow container, covered, at High (600-700 Watts) for 5 minutes. Pound together peppercorns, shallots, shrimp paste and dried shrimps. Dissolve the mixture in coconut milk in a 2-quart serving container, covered, microwave at High (600-700 Watts) for 8 minutes. Add cooked pumpkin to the soup, season with fish sauce, covered and cook again for 9 minutes. Stir in basil leaves and serve immediately.

  • Salty Sweet Dip

    Salty Sweet Dip, Nam Pla Wan

    Salty Sweet Dip, Nam Pla Wan Ingredients 18 (1 kilogram) palm sugar ¾ cup fish sauce ¾ cup water 1 cup sliced shallots 1 tablespoon chopped small chillies ¾ cup pound dried shrimps Put palm sugar, fish sauce and water into a 2-quart cooking container, cover, microwave, at High (600-700 Watts) for 10 minutes. Reduce power to Low (90 Wats) and cook for 15 minutes, uncovered. Stir in shallots, small chillies and dried shrimps, cook, uncovered, at High for 5 minutes longer. “NAM PLA WAN” is one of the original Thai dish that goes well with any kind of raw sour fruits such as green mangoes. Green apples can be…