Sarin’s Thai: Papaya Salad

Life’s need perfectly balanced!!!!Sarin Basley

 


Ingredients:

2 cloves garlic

5Tbsp. lime juice

3Tbsp.  palm or brown sugar*

2Tbsp.  fish sauce

2T bsp. dried, chopped shrimp – chop

1Tbsp.  olives

1 yellow tomato sliced and diced

1 -1/2 pounds green papaya, halved and seeded

Equipment:  Julienne peeler or grater

Prepare:

Mix first 3 ingredients.  Add shrimp, olives, and tomatoes.

Peel or grate papaya

Mix all with papaya

Use any greenery for garnish.

*Find ingredients at any Asian grocery store.


Glass Noodle Salad (Yum Woon Sen)

 

Ingredients:

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2 cups water

1 cup Pork Mince

1 cup Glass Noodle

1/2 cup Peanuts(toasted)

1-1/2 Tbs. Chillies

1 Spring Onion

1 Sprig Coriander

2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice

1 Tablespoon Fish Sauce

2 Teaspoon Sugar

2 Teaspoon Cut Tomato

Preparation:

1. Boil water in the saucepan, add the salt and chop the garlic and add it into the pan.

2. When the water is boiling, add the pork mince and glass noodle and simmer for 4 minutes. Then pour out half of the water.

3. Chop the chillies, spring onion, and coriander into a pot with glass noodles.

4. Toast the peanuts in a dry frying pan to bring out the flavour.

5. Add the fish sauce, sugar, lemon juice, and peanuts and then mixing all ingredient together.


-Sarin Basley

There are two things that characterize Sarin — her laughter and her food.  Sarin is passionate about food, especially Thai food, and she cooks and teaches cooking traditional Thai with her own twist. Sarin also loves being a wife and mother.

 

 

 

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