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Thai Chicken Salad

Thai Chicken Salad

4 small dried cloud ears or 2 pieces dried black fungus
1/2 (3 3/4 ounce) package cellophane noodles
2 scallions (with tops), thinly sliced
1 small whole chicken breast, cooked, skinned and shredded
6 medium shrimp, cooked and coarsely chopped
1/2 cup shredded fresh spinach
1/4 cup coarsely chopped peanuts
1 tablespoon minced mint leaves
Romaine or leaf lettuce leaves
Minced fresh cilant...

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Pickled Bean Sprouts

Pickled Bean Sprouts (Vietnamese)

1 pound fresh bean sprouts
1 bunch scallions, cut into 2-inch pieces
1 tablespoon salt
1/2 cup distilled white vinegar
3 cloves garlic, crushed
3 tablespoons granulated sugar
1 tablespoon hot chile sauce with garlic

Combine the bean sprouts and scallions in a large bowl.

In a saucepan, combine salt, vinegar, garlic and sugar. Add 4 cups water and stir to combine...

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Thai Velvet Chicken Salad

Thai Velvet Chicken Salad

Posted by Chyrel at recipegoldmine.com March 20, 2002 11:01:30

1 whole chicken breast, skinned and boned
1 1/8 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons matchstick cut cucumber
2 tablespoons red bell pepper
1/4 cup chopped green onion
2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger
2 tablespoons cilantro leaves
1 tablespoon Thai basil leaves
1 teaspoon minced fresh lemongrass
1/4 cup peanut oil
1/4 cup nam pl...

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Thai Cucumber Salad

Thai Cucumber Salad

3/4 cup distilled white vinegar
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1/2 to 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt or margarita salt
1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
4 medium cucumbers, peeled and cut into 1-inch slices
1/4 cup salted peanuts

Mix all ingredients except peanuts. Add peanuts just before serving.

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Thai Ice Cream

Thai Ice Cream

2 cups coconut milk (or coconut cream)
1 cup water
4 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract or rosewater
Pinch of salt
2 tablespoons shredded coconut
Sprigs of mint for garnish

Stir fry the coconut until golden.

Heat the coconut milk and water over medium heat, stirring continuously for a couple of minutes. Do not allow to boil.

In a bowl beat two eggs, plus two yolks, then add the other ingr...

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