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Thai Sweet And Sour Catfish

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  Cooking oil 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Fish pieces coated in flour 1 Pound
  Sliced ginger 1 Teaspoon
  Lemon grass pieces 1 Cup (16 tbs) (2 Pieces)
  Thai chilies 2 Teaspoon (In Pieces)
  Cherry tomatoes 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (In Pieces)
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Chicken stock 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Asparagus 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (In Pieces)
  Chopped celery 1 Teaspoon
  Tamarind concentrate 1 Tablespoon
  Fish sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Spring onion 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (In Pieces)
  Chopped parsley 1 Teaspoon

Reviewer’s note:

This Thai fish with hot sauce is perfect for your spicy food craving. It has the goodness of fish and a little indulgence tucked in… Enjoy!

Directions for preparation:

• Add some oil in a pan/wok and set he temperature to 360-370 F.
• When the oil is hot place the fish in one by one and deep fry them till they are golden brown- about 7-10 minutes.
• When the fish are done, take then out and drain them on a paper towel. Set them on a plate.
• Heat 1 tbsp oil in the same or separate wok and add in the ginger, lemon grass and Thai chilies. Stir them a little.
• Add the cherry tomatoes and the sugar.
• Add the chicken stock, asparagus, celery, fish sauce and tamarind concentrate.
• Stir it well together and cook till the sauce thickens.
• Add the spring onions.
• Stir it in again.
• Turn the heat off and pour the sauce over the fish.
• Garnish with chopped parsley.
• Serve!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Thai sweet and sour catfish is an excellent fish recipe. The deep fried catfish is topped with a flavorful sweet and sour sauce. So gear up to prepare this amazing sweet and sour catfish at home and feel proud that you could prepare this recipe in your own kitchen!

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1373 Calories from Fat 1175

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 133 g204.7%

Saturated Fat 19.7 g98.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 18.5 mg6.2%

Sodium 851.7 mg35.5%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.3%

Dietary Fiber 1.9 g7.6%

Sugars 9.4 g

Protein 9 g17.5%

Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 17.5%

Calcium 9.5% Iron 32.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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