Red Curry Recipe 

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– 3 Tablespoons oil , canola, vegetable or coconut oil – ▢1 leek , chopped (the white and light green part only) – ▢1 yam , small, peeled and chopped into ½ inch cube – ▢1 cup cabbage , chopped – ▢½ green bell pepper , chopped – ▢1 cup snap peas , halved – ▢2 teaspoons fresh minced ginger – ▢2 cloves garlic , minced – ▢1-6 Tablespoons red curry paste* – ▢1 1/2 cups low-sodium chicken broth – ▢14 oz can unsweetened coconut milk – ▢1 or 2 teaspoons cornstarch* – ▢1 teaspoon fish sauce – ▢1 Tablespoon lime juice , about 1 small lime – ▢1 Tablespoon light brown sugar – ▢1 boneless skinless chicken breast , chopped or ½ lb uncooked shelled shrimp – ▢1 cup Thai basil leaves , loosely packed Fried Shallots: – ▢2 shallots , sliced very thinly into round – ▢3 Tablespoons oil , canola, vegetable or coconut oil Garnishe – ▢fresh cilantro – ▢hot cooked rice , jasmine or white rice, optional

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Heat oil in a pot on medium. Sauté leeks for a few minutes to soften. Sauté yams, cabbage, bell pepper, and snap peas for 2 minutes over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to medium and sauté ginger, garlic, and curry paste for 3 minutes. If using, add chicken.

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Stir in chicken broth. Stir cornstarch into coconut milk and add to pot. Simmer for 15 minutes until potatoes are soft and chicken is done.

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Put 3 tablespoons oil and cut shallots in a small saucepan. Stir gently over medium heat for several minutes until golden. Set aside on a paper towel-lined platter when they get golden brown.

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Fish sauce, brown sugar, lime juice, and shrimp, if using, should be stirred into the curry that has been prepared. Continue to simmer for another five minutes. Blend in the leaves of Thai basil.

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Be sure to garnish the dish with fried shallots and fresh cilantro leaves before serving.

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You can eat it as a soup or with hot cooked jasmine rice, cauliflower rice, zoodles, or spaghetti squash.

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