Beef With Basil (Phad Kraproa)

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Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

Beef With Basil (Phad Kraproa)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat the oil in a work and, when hot, add the basil leaves and fry for about 1 minute until crisp and golden. Drain on kitchen paper. Remove the work from the heat and pour off all but 2 tbsp of the oil.
  2. In a bowl mix together the fish sauce and sugar. Add the beef, mix well, then then leave to marinate for about 30 minute.
  3. Reheat the oil until hot, add the chiles, garlic, ginger and shallot and stir fry for 30 seconds. Add the beef and chopped basil, then stir stir-fry for about 3 minutes. Flavour with lemon juice and add seasoning to taste.
  4. Transfer to serving plate, scatter over the basil leaves and serve immediately with Thai jasmine rice.