Thai Fried Chicken

"This is a really simple and tasty recipe stolen from my mum."
 
Thai Fried Chicken created by I'mPat
Ready In:
35mins
Ingredients:
11
Serves:
2-4
Advertisement

ingredients

Advertisement

directions

  • Pound the garlic,coriander root and salt in mortar and pestle.
  • Add the chilie peppers, sugar, turmeric and curry powder and pound to a fine paste.
  • Add the fish sauce to the paste and marinate the chicken for 2 hours.
  • Heat a little veg oil in a wok/large saucepan,add the chicken and fry until a good crust forms.
  • Reduce the heat and continue stir-frying until the chicken is cooked through.
  • Serve with coconut milk spooned over the top--optional.

Join The Conversation

all
reviews
tweaks
q&a
sort by:
  1. weekend cooker
    I used 4 medium boneless chicken breast for the 4 of us, and omitted the salsify. Other than that made as written. The chili peppers we especially enjoyed along with the coconut milk, a great touch too. This has to be made again, I say that because we usually don't have Thai food, but the flavors, and all 4 of us enjoyed this, and is definately worth having again.
     
  2. Julie
    Yum!! We absolutely loved this. So easy! Unfortunately, I cannot find my mortar and pestle anywhere so I just used a little blender. I also didn't have chili peppers so I used a few chili flakes (very few as I didn't want it spicy for the little ones). Skipped the salsify. <br/><br/>I did not expect for this to go in our regular rotation but it's definitely going. One of my favorite ways now to cook chicken thighs. Thanks for posting!
     
  3. Baby Kato
    This was a lovely recipe Noo. All the ingredients blended together perfectly to create a tasty dish. I couldn't find salsify so omitted it from the recipe. Made the recipe exactly as written and marinaded the chicken for 4 hours. Thanks for sharing your recipe.
     
  4. IngridH
    This was easy, and very good! I used 2 thighs for two servings, but made the marinade as written. I saved out a couple of teaspoons of the marinade to add to the coconut milk (which I doubled) to make a sauce for the chicken plus the rice and vegetables I served on the side. I had to substitute cilantro stems for the roots, as I couldn't find the roots in any of my local markets. I loved the marinade! It is exactly the flavors in my favorite restaurant curry, so I can now enjoy that at home. Thanks for posting a great recipe!
     
  5. I'mPat
    Thai Fried Chicken Created by I'mPat

RECIPE SUBMITTED BY

<p>I live in Adelaide,South Australia,with my wonderful husband,and our two beautiful children. <br />We are originally from Suffolk in England,but moved out here in 2009.<br /><br /><img src=http://i270.photobucket.com/albums/jj81/HokiesLady65/Recipezaar%20Album/iplaytagin.jpg alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i13.photobucket.com/albums/a254/Sharon123/Copyoftag300-banner.jpg border=0 alt=Susie's /> <br /><img src=http://i13.photobucket.com/albums/a254/Sharon123/NZT-2-AnnaciasZaarTagbanner.jpg border=0 alt=Annacia's /> <br /><br /><img src=http://i23.photobucket.com/albums/b399/susied214/permanent%20collection/adoptedspring08.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /><img src=http://i270.photobucket.com/albums/jj81/HokiesLady65/123HitAMpage.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /> <img src=http://i270.photobucket.com/albums/jj81/HokiesLady65/1234HitAMPage_Size1.png alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i147.photobucket.com/albums/r317/j_welcome/pics2/food/PRMRcopy.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v726/annacia/pt-shutterbug-banner-1.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /> <br /><br /><img src=http://i38.photobucket.com/albums/e110/flower753/Food/my3chefsnov2008.jpg alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i23.photobucket.com/albums/b399/susied214/permanent%20collection/PACfall08partic.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /> <img src=http://i23.photobucket.com/albums/b399/susied214/permanent%20collection/IWasAdoptedfall08.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /> <br /><img src=http://i250.photobucket.com/albums/gg271/MrsTeny/AMpageSticker.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /><img src=http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a132/tgifford/Game%20Room%20Banners/AM%20Banners/ZaarStar-AMBanner.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /><img src=http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v726/annacia/Permanent%20Banners/i-connected-125.jpg border=0 alt=Photobucket /> <br /><img src=http://i250.photobucket.com/albums/gg271/MrsTeny/Permanent%20Collection/PACSpring09Participation.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://i250.photobucket.com/albums/gg271/MrsTeny/Permanent%20Collection/PACSpring09Iwasadopted.jpg alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u208/diner_photos/lazymecookathon.jpg alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i26.photobucket.com/albums/c105/jewelies/pick0GuXD-1.jpg alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j166/ZaarNicksMom/Animation6.gif alt=/ /><img src=http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j166/ZaarNicksMom/PACsticker-Adopted.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://i194.photobucket.com/albums/z230/Lainey6605/gimme-5-sm1.jpg border=0 alt=Gimme /><img src=http://i26.photobucket.com/albums/c105/jewelies/Dryandra-1-1.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z205/jubespage/ZaarBanners/170ae11e.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z205/jubespage/ZaarBanners/recipetag2-1.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://i270.photobucket.com/albums/jj81/HokiesLady65/Banners/holidayprmr2.jpg alt=/ /><img src=http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b2/kiwidutch/my3chefs2009final-1.jpg alt=/ /> <br /><img src=http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b2/kiwidutch/my3chefs2009final-1.jpg alt=/ /></p>
 
View Full Profile
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Find More Recipes