Thai Glass Noodle Salad

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May. 10, 2012

Ingredients

Peeled tiger prawns 100 Gram
Chicken 150 Gram
Spring onions 2
Garlic cloves 2 Large
Pickled garlic bulbs 2
Thai chillies 4
Onion 1/2 Medium
Chinese celery 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Glass noodles 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Tomato 1
Lime 1
Chicken stock powder 1 Teaspoon
Sugar 1 Tablespoon
Fish sauce 1 Tablespoon
Water 2 Cup (32 tbs)

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Peel and devein the prawns.

2. Chop chicken into strips.

3. Soak dried glass noodles in cold water for 10 minutes then remove, cut in half and leave aside.

4. Chop garlic and deep fry.

5. Pound chilies and fresh garlic, in a stone mortar and pestle.

6. Chop onions, spring onions, celery and tomato.

7. Slice pickled garlic.

8. Slice the limes avoiding the pips.

MAKING

9. Starting with a wok full of simmering water add the prepared prawns, remove when cooked

10. Next pop in the chopped chicken and break up as you cook, remove when cooked

11. Next into the wok - glass noodles which are going to be cooked when they turn see through

12. That's it for the cooking bit!

13. Chuck them all together in a large bowl and leave to cool

FINALIZING

14. Using a large mixing bowl first one in is the pickled garlic plus 2 tablespoons of the juice (from the pickle jar)

15. Add the juice of 1 lime

16. Next add some pounded chili and garlic

17. A little sugar and chicken stock and 1 tablespoon fish sauce keep stirring until sugar dissolves

18. Now taste test and adjust as you like it

19. Now you mix in the meat and noodles coating with the dressing before.

20. Adding onions and tomatoes and mix again

21. Last but not least spring onions and celery leaves

SERVING

22. Serve onto a bed of lettuce dressed up with some shredded carrots and mint leaves if you like.

23. Goes great as a healthy lunch for two or an addition to the table to compliment something such as Thai Sweet Chicken, Barbeque Spare Ribs or even Gai Tod aka Thai Fried Chicken. Basically any Thai BBQ Recipes will be in harmony with this delicious Thai Noodle Salad Recipe

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 2