A good excuse to use the first of my chillies that I’ve been growing on the balcony :). I realize McDonald’s belongs to more than just America and that America has developed its own cuisine and that McDonald’s might not be considered food by some…but you know, it’s easily recognizable and fun as an exercise and also, I’m sorry, sometimes you just want some fries. Mild. I’m also happy when people have other opinions about subjects, or suggestions, which may differ than mine. It’s a delicious sauce that is very easy to make at home. As far as the actual point of the post, aka Thai cooking, I’ve always shied away from cooking Asian foods because it seemed difficult and too foreign to master, but your blog and other cookbooks are slowly but surely convincing me this isn’t the case! Someone once told me that it was a poor man who could only spell a word one way. I just picked up that cookbook at my local library! It is a great middle of week meal. Add the chicken, sliced chiles, chile jam or paste, oyster sauce, and fish sauce. first published in 1976, many revisions, still in print, and available online. Sun Wah BBQ. COELIAC AUSTRALIA ENDORSEMENT PROGRAM. 50g unsalted butter. Also I think you might mean Satay sauce not stay sauce. But the more complex, thorough books help me understand cuisines that I’m not all familiar with. Don't inhale - the chilli will make you cough! A good pinch of salt. And spellcheck changed “cripes” to “crimes”. My family calls my collection “fictional reading” for just this reason but I enjoy them immensely and consider them educational. (When my publisher was looking for a Thai cookbook author, they mentioned Leela, whose site I’ve always enjoyed and gave her an enthusiastic thumbs-up.). Leela does have a recipe in her book and on her website for chile jam, which sounds like something nice to have on hand. Add the chopped chillies, garlic and ginger and cook, stirring, for another few minutes. Season and mix together. I’ve had good luck preserving cayenne peppers in sherry. Add the white part of the green onions and chicken and fry until cooked, around 2 minutes. I know that I’m probably missing the vast majority of the point of this post, but I just wanted to say how tickled I was to read the small bit about cooking traditions evolving and changing. It can be part of late night dessert or as a topper in a coconut thai soup. Add 2 tsp peanut oil, Subscribe and receive David's free guide to the best pastry shops in Paris, skinless chicken breasts (2 or 3 chicken filets, depending on size), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch (2cm) slices, sliced in half, seeded and deveined, cut diagonally. Nam Prik Pao, here I come…. I don’t mind people pointing out typos (in fact, I welcome it as I want things to be correct! C’est n’existe pas. And yes, in British English, the comma should be after the parenthesis. It can quickly become tiresome having the authenticity police breathing down your neck, with people picking out anything that you’re doing wrong when making dinner. Return chicken to the wok, stir in the chilli jam paste, light soy sauce and lime juice. 10g palm or white sugar. The flavours are so fresh! AYAM™ Curry Pastes (excl. That’s what its all about. I may have to go out and grab Leela’s cookbook. I think the Thai chili jam is also called nam prik pao. But the recipe worked great with Thai chile paste. I always have some in the fridge because it’s great for stir-frying and in soups too. David, whatever the typos and regional spellings you bring us all laughter and joy. It’s strange because it’s savory and sweet at the same time and could be used in stir fry dishes like yours above. ;-). Wet your hands; shape the mixture into 30 balls, each about 3cm in diameter, and lightly flatten to form small patties. It’s fascinating what cultural differences turn up through food. I love Thai food, but never it cook it myself because I find it intimidating. Please don’t hate me for calling McDonald’s quintessentially American. CHEE-lay. Cut the chillies in half and empty out as many of the seeds as possible. (waiting for someone to jump on my “that” for “what”. All this to say, part of the joy of cooking is to learn what you can substitute, or that you do not have to have all of the ingredients in a dish in order for it to come out tasting incredible. hah! It is intense and complex, but not in an in-your-face kind of way; it also features pretty much all of the tastes associated with traditional Thai food sans the usual herbs. Sticky sweet and a little spicy roasted chicken and all your bits and pieces done in one pan. I just watched “its” morph into “it’s”. I completely agree with you about one-subject cookbooks, and the perceived intimidating factor of long (and exotic) ingredient lists. Sometimes you just need to give it a whirl and do what you can. Just curious if by “thai chilli jam” you mean nam prik pao? The fire in those long Thai chiles can sneak up on you as well, even though they’re not nearly as crazy-hot as the tiny bird’s-eye chiles that are frequently used in Thai cooking. I want the site to be a place where people feel comfortable interacting with me and others, in a friendly manner. I was able to gather the two things I didn’t have – oyster sauce and the chiles – at an Asian supermarket in Paris pretty easily. Add the onions and cook This sounds delicious. Now I will make this recipe with it. This is my first time commenting but I love reading your blog. I love Thai food but cooking it at home seems daunting. Cook, stirring, over a medium heat for several minutes until golden brown. Clean the wok/skillet and heat it up on medium heat. I found that I could make their Spicy Moroccan Carrot Salad by subbing parsley for the cilantro, creme fraiche for the sour cream, and it still came out amazing. AYAM™ Nasi Goreng Paste 185g and AYAM™ Japanese Curry Paste 185g) are endorsed by Coeliac Australia. Before the book came out, I got a sneak preview as they asked me for a quote. She taught generations of Australians how to cook the wonderful food of our near neighbours, and was central in driving the passion for Asian food that makes our present restaurant scene so vibrant. There are several publications out there if you are interested! A healthy, vibrant and flavour packed Thai Chicken Noodle dish that is easy to adapt. When I lived in New Mexico, where Hispanics outnumber Anglos, I was corrected (by a native New Mexican) on not only the spelling of chile, but my pronunciation. I fell in love with your writing and recipes when I bought the Perfect Scoop a few years ago and have been hooked ever since! So it’s a true pleasure to have a reassuring voice like Leela Punyaratabandhu, in her terrific book, Simple Thai Food, telling you that – you know what? I think I know that Complex Thai cookbook ;) I can recommend Thai Street Food by David Thompson though, much more realistic, Spot on, Bebe. (And who knows what it’ll be tomorrow?) Add the fresh chilli, onion, garlic, lemongrass and ginger. And good tucker (regional usage alert!). I’m not sure I’d call a cookbook on a national cuisine a “one-subject book” – certainly nobody would be likely to say that about French or Italian cuisine. My apologies David! Add the oil and stir-fry the garlic until aromatic. I’d say use the ones you mentioned. (And for those who think the French don’t like spicy food, my French other-half recently confessed to me that Thai food was his cuisine préferée, or preferred cuisine.). Don’t get me wrong. Calories per serving of CHILLI JAM CHICKEN & CASHEWS 606 calories of Chicken Breast (cooked), no skin, roasted, (500 grams) 393 calories of Cashew Nuts, dry roasted, (0.50 cup, halves and whole) 179 calories of Peanut Oil, (1.50 tbsp) 60 calories of Kraft Sweet and Sour Sauce, (2 tbsp) 42 calories of Onions, raw, (1 medium (2-1/2" dia)) 2 tbsp AYAM™ Thai Chilli Jam Paste 1 tbsp AYAM™ Light Soy Sauce 1 tbsp lime juice 1/2 cup roasted cashew nuts 1/2 cup Thai basil leaves . As a cook, you often have to use your intuition to see/learn what’ll work, and what won’t. 20g garlic. Tomkar $5.95 Stir-fry the chicken in batches for 3-4 min until golden brown. Notice absence of full stop – period – dot – at the end of my sentence. 2 tbsp peanut oil500g boneless chicken, cut into strips1 onion, thinly sliced1 red capsicum, deseeded and sliced2 tbsp AYAM™ Thai Chilli Jam Paste1 tbsp AYAM™ Light Soy Sauce1 tbsp lime juice1/2 cup roasted cashew nuts1/2 cup Thai basil leaves. and I nearly swooned yesterday when I went to the local market and found a head of broccoli for the first time in over 50 days. Bebe, I certainly agree about grammar nanny (or Nazi) ism- was teasing David a bit as after all, “cuisine” is what he does. Nam prik pao is one the best investments you can make in an Asian grocery store. So I used chile paste and, lo and behold, the dish was a huge success. Or being in the kitchen, baking and cooking, and sharing recipes with you, rather than worrying about writing “its” instead of “it’s” I explored working with a proofreader and seasoned editor, but the back-and-forth between us added an extra two to three days before I could publish a post, and that was not in the spirit of why I started the blog way back in 1999, and why I continue to enjoy doing it today. Thank you for your writing, your recipes, and for all the pictures on the blog that make me drool. And writing about place or things to do in Paris that I think would be interesting for readers and visitors. Add capsicum, cook for a further 2 minutes. It simply does not exist. For most Americans, “chili” is a Tex-Mex stew, and “chile” is the pepper or its preparations. Now I’m curious about Thai chile jam. Intuition in the kitchen is a tool that should not be dismissed! GLUTEN FREE. Slice the chicken breasts diagonally into strips about 1/3-inch (1cm) wide. But if people elsewhere have less experience, it’s great to give an easy introduction to a fantastically delicious cuisine. Pronunciation guide if you want to pronounce it like those who speak Spanish do: They have busy lives too! And, if necessary, you can make a few adjustments and still retain the original flavors of the dish. Ingredients for one recipe. And it’s great to hear from so many of you in the comments, and I’m happy that people like visiting the site. Re: the different spellings of chile. authenticity police. Get recipes and blog posts sent right to your Inbox! I’ll give it a shot! Garnish with cashew nuts and basil leaves. https://www.annabel-langbein.com/recipes/thai-style-beef-salad/367 Now, I just need to find a recipe to use exactly those hot bird’s-eye chiles my partner brought home…. STEP 1 Soak the dried chillies in boiling water for 10-15 minutes or until softened. – and you have no idea how many times I read, and re-read, Leela’s last name before I published this post, to make sure I got it right…), but I do insist that people be respectful of me and others when leaving messages on the site. You can use it in a lot of different ways, in stir fry, as a dip with vegetables,or even as a spread on … So while I read, and re-read, each blog entry multiple times before hitting the “Publish” button – and a few times after – I’m bound to have missed a letter in a word every once in a while, or spelled something incorrectly, especially in French. Stir until warmed through and coated in the sauce. But in American English, it goes inside. Cook the chillies in a dry wok or frying pan over medium-high heat until just starting to char at the edges. Preserved lemon? Method. Or that I’m doing something wrong and I’ll be cursed by a thousand Thai grandmothers (or the internet) for the rest of my life. 2 chicken breast sliced; 1/2 yellow onion sliced; 2 cloves garlic minced; 4 slices ginger; 2 tbsp Thai chilli jam; 1-2 tbsp fish sauce or to taste; 2 bunches of chinese celery cut into 2 inch pieces; 1/2 cup roasted cashew nuts; 1 cup Thai basil leaves; 2 tbsp cooking oil; 3-4 tbsp water I was surprised to read that people don’t often make Thai at home, as in New Zealand, Thai is huge. I have to avoid correcting spelling, grammar or syntax as it is one of the things I do all day long, for $€£. Then fill the jar with (cheap) sherry and put it in the refrigerator. Stir until warmed through and coated in the sauce. Stir-fry the chicken in batches for 3-4 min until golden brown. It’s not only perfect to add to stir-fries and to marinate chicken but also to use a … Serve with steamed rice. I teach archaeology, and whenever we get to the domestication of plants my go-to slide is to put up a McDonald’s meal with lines to a map detailing how this quintessentially American meal would not have been possible without global trade since almost none of the foods originated in North America (with the exception of the corn for the corn syrup!) Can’t bear to replace it. Then squeeze out the excess water and place the chillies in the bowl of a food processor. Sounds like this cookbook is right up my alley! I was recently interviewed about cookbooks that I like and when I thought about the ones I’ve been most intrigued with, a few stood out. love it. Wouldn’t be surprised if “satay” got corrected to “stay”. (A friend of mine who is Thai, and a great Thai book, says it’s a great book because of the way he researched his recipes.) Holiday Gift Idea! Mark Wiens 1,705,041 views About grammar and typing. (In case anyone things French is easy, even the French have trouble with French because it’s so nuanced. It’s a great book and I love sitting in am armchair, reading about food traditions and so forth. It took me a while before I was comfortable enough with Indian cooking to start improvising, and though I know it’s probably not “authentic”, it tastes close enough for my palette. But in reality, and in the kitchen, it’s a different story. Return chicken to the wok, stir in the Chilli Jam paste, Soy Sauce and lime juice. For example, I have a massive, magnificent 688-page book on Thai cuisine that is the ne plus ultra of Thai cookbooks. You hit the world of cookbooks squarely on the head. Hmm, an errand this morning takes me close to Chinatown–I see a detour ahead, not that I ever need an excuse. A lot of the world’s great cuisines are the result of people using and adapting, and evolving to what it is today. I did a scan of the shelf at the Asian food store and didn’t see it. Not everyone wants to spend the afternoon in the kitchen and a good example of her non-compromising compromises are the two side-by-side recipes for satay sauce, one is “The Easy Version” and the other, “The Less-Easy Version.” Although both look pretty easy to me. Juicy chunks of chicken fried with ribbons of fresh vegetables and mixed with an easy homemade Thai paste and then tossed with noodles. Instructions. I’m old school: I had no idea that a more modern version existed… I owe you one, and a meal! I’ve not seen chile peppers labeled by variety, except for fresh piment d’Espelettes. 2 tbsp soy sauce. Quick question- the red and green peppers are called what in French? There are many spellings for many foreign (to us in America) terms and many of our fingers slip on the keyboard once in a while. (Although I’ve not seen those in Paris.) Thai food is something that people don’t often make at home since it requires a few ingredients that you might not necessarily have on hand, or have to hunt down. Ten Speed Press (Random House) uses “chile” rather than “chile,” which the author chose to use in her book. My own (original edition) copy is, like all good cookbooks, splattered and tattered, and held together with duct tape. That sounds delicious (though I’ll use thigh meat). I love that condiment and it can me used in all sorts of every day applications! Sumac? Remove from heat and cover to keep warm. 20g small dried shrimps. totally pulling out the foie gras fun fact on excavation in the Dordogne! While I was thrilled to learn how to make fresh sambals, Indonesians I know do use premade sambals and other ingredients as a shortcut. Oil for frying. 15g dried sweet chilies. Just wash and dry the peppers and pack them into a jar. I have always been intimidated to try it, but this sounds totally doable! We are proud to say our food contains authentic Thai flavors, healthy ingredients and is vegetarian friendly. I go through it like water. looks like they are alive and well in the comments too! Psst, cuisine préférée… I don’t want to be the proverbial Grammar Nazi, but you should remember that la cuisine is feminine. NAM PRIK PAO- THAI CHILI JAM is a rich, roasted, sweet, umami and versatile condiment. It’s a super hot Thai style relish. 2. Heat half the oil in a wok or large nonstick frying pan over medium-high heat. I LOVE Thai food! Thai Chili Jam offers you a variety of fresh ingredients and quality food. I just ordered her cookbook, it sounds so good! Arrrrrrgggghhh! Not sure I’ve ever used it, but it sounds fabulous! But I know what you mean about authenticity. Whenever I find one that stresses simplicity, I jump for joy! I used a version of this recipe last night as a marinade for chicken wings — scrumptious! Or give it a try and see! Remove from heat and cover to keep warm. Thanks for sharing this recipe! (Which are particularly hard to detect when I’m writing in html code.) Heat wok over a high heat. Cheryl in Lyon: They just called them piments forts in the Asian shops in Paris. For the Sweet Chilli Jam: Put the ginger, garlic, chillies and fish sauce into a blender (or use a hand-held blender) and whiz to a purée. A pox on software with a will of its own! Jamie's easy chilli jam recipe delivers layer upon layer of beautiful flavours with the spicy surprise of a scotch bonnet. I just moved to Casablanca two months ago with my husband, and it has been an adventure trying to find certain items for different recipes. In almost 13 years in France I have never once seen a jalapeno, which I find disappointing… BUT today I picked up a hot sauce that was chipotle-garlic, so that’s a step…. Your recipe is very similar to the one I make with my nam prik pao except that I add a bit of lime juice because I am addicted to lime juice :). ;) After all, you are our “ne plus ultra” American living in Paris! How crazy is that? Latest Stir Fried Stir-Fry Prawns Seafood Chilli Jam Stir Fried Prawns in Chilli Jam Method. But without a lot of fuss, and less than ten minutes of work, we had a great Thai meal that I’d stirred up myself. All ready in under 20 minutes. Discard the seeds. Not only does the sherry preserve the peppers, it also picks up some of the spiciness to create a lovely sweet/spicy seasoning that you can use it in cooking. Preheat the oven to 130c, gas mark ½. Mince the chicken in a processor. Let’s cut David some slack and lay off the spelling and typo nannying. Made some Thai garlic chicken the other night. And often we have to make compromises or make do with what we can, if we want to make a dish. I have found that I feel similar to you reading the Thai cookbook when I read the books Plenty, Jerusalem, or Ottolenghi. But it is a bit daunting. Set aside. Yum. Dispute Never Seems to End. And there is the Académie Française, which has been around since 1635, that is in charge for making sure the French language is used correctly.). Heat the oil in a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat. Constantly correcting others in “their house” is not really courteous, nor is it a way to win friends. Thai basil chicken recipe (pad kra pao gai ผัดกระเพราไก่) - Thai Recipes - Duration: 4:41. Though I could be wrong my knowledge of Thai food is limited. Heather: Absolutely. We can all breath a sigh of relief. In the same oil, fry the garlic until golden in colour and ensure it is translucent and cooked through. Are they just the generic ‘piments forts’ I’ve seen at Carrefour/Auchan/Leclerc? And in French that country is “Chili”. Tags: Asian chile chile jam chile paste cookbook fish sauce Leela Punyaratabandhu oyster sauce recipe rice Simple Thai Food Thai, House style for publishers differ. I don’t know how to deal with tofu, but someone used to using it could probably work out substituting it in this recipe. Have you ever read anything on the archaeology of food? Prepared with peppers, hot chillies, rice vinegar, and garlic, this sweet and spicy Asian chilli jam is a must try. Combine chilli jam stir-fry paste, sugar and soy sauce in a small bowl. So they shouldn’t be all that challenging anywhere else. This is my Chilli Jam Chicken Traybake. … 15g tamarind paste. Heat the oil in a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat. – you don’t need to make yourself crazy to cook Thai food. I have searched high and low, and for the love, I cannot find celery ANYWHERE. Add Kudos to David for another good recipe (and simple) and an interesting cookbook on that many feel is a daunting cuisine. … More here: Chili or Chile? Add remaining oil and onion to the wok and cook for 2-3 min. 60g shallots. But every time I’ve cracked it open, I feel like if I don’t get all twenty-seven ingredients called for in the recipe, it’s not going to work. Add capsicum, stir-fry for a further 2 min. A perfect combination of prawn and chicken dumplings steamed and served with chilli and sweet soy dipping. Spelling in the southwestern US and Mexico, land of 10,000 chiles: CHILE. Put all the ingredients, except the oil and chilli jam, in a bowl. 1 tbsp fish sauce. I should have thai’d taking the train instead. cool and thanks! I am totally making that for dinner tonight I have all the ingredients, and if I can find them here in the standard supermarket deep in the Mid West bland food belt they should be pretty easy to find elsewhere. So I’m glad I have both his book, and Leela’s, in my collection. 1. I have a recipe coming up shortly on the blog that I’ll share for them, in addition to this one. That’s right, that most of the foods didn’t originate in the United States. Another difference we can all agree to disagree on! I absolutely adore your writing style and this post. Peel the outer layer from the lemon grass; finely chop the stalk. I was in a bad jam in Santiago, once…on Route 5. Highly recommend. Order food online at Mama Thai, Oak Park with Tripadvisor: See 53 unbiased reviews of Mama Thai, ranked #20 on Tripadvisor among 129 restaurants in Oak Park. It’s always kind of mind-blowing! A number of dishes are like that – foie gras originated in Egypt, hot dogs in Germany, bagels in Poland, croissants (probably) in Austria, macarons in Italy, etc..and were either adapted or adopted by other cultures. Dispute Never Seems to End (Los Angeles Times). It’s nice to preserve tradition, too. I treasure that! Heat the oil in a wok and add the onion. Put them in a bowl, seasoning them with a little salt. Add the onions and cook, stirring, until they start to wilt, about 3 minutes. Sometimes auto-correct creates those typos. Online menus, items, descriptions and prices for Mama Thai - Restaurant - Oak Park, IL 60302 Use scissors to cut the chillies into small pieces. AYAM™ Curry Pastes have been tested by an independent laboratory and are certified Gluten Free. I own it and keep wanting to make something from it. STEP 1. In spite of the fact that I love spicy foods, I cut the amount in half because that chile paste is pretty intense. THAI CHILLI JAM CHICKEN . Continue to cook everything together, stirring frequently, until the chicken is cooked through, about 5 minutes. btw: Jalapeños are elusive, sometimes you can get them in England and pickle them, to keep them longer. Argh.). In the same oil, fry the Thai dry chilies for about 1 minutes until crispy, drain, and set … 2 chicken breast sliced; 1/2 yellow onion sliced; 2 cloves garlic minced; 4 slices ginger; 2 tbsp Thai chilli jam; 1-2 tbsp fish sauce or to taste; 2 bunches of chinese celery cut into 2 inch pieces; 1/2 cup roasted cashew nuts; 1 cup Thai basil leaves; 2 tbsp cooking oil; 3-4 tbsp water Just downloaded the cook book and can not wait to try out a few of the recipes at home! A fresh and delicious comfort food dish. Thai Chili Jam is a recipe I found in a M&S Christmas book a few years ago and I make some as presents most year. https://thewoksoflife.com/thai-chili-sauce-chicken-stir-fry I certainly like to interject my opinion and ideas on posts. Thai, followed closely by Vietnamese, are two of my all my time favourites! Whenever possible, we buy local ingredients that are in season. Please David, what’s the name of the Thai cookbook ne plus ultra? (As I wrote in my recent book, cultures and traditions change over time. As much as I wish I could write all the blog posts that I do and not have any typos, those little bugs are bound to happen. You can use the jam in plain white rice or as a topping on toast or in a sandwich. Nam Prik Pao (RTGS: nam phrik phao), น้ำพริกเผา, is one of the most — if not the most — versatile composite ingredients in Thai cooking that I can think of. Add remaining oil and onion to the wok, cook for 2-3 minutes. As I wrote a while back, the nature of blogging is meant to be more casual and less-structured. Fortunately, they’re all delicious no matter how you spell them! “nec plus ultra” David… The “c” is missing! Drinking French Bar Boxes from Slope Cellars and K & L Wine Merchants, « Caractere de Cochon: Ham & Charcuterie Shop in Paris, New York/Brooklyn Booksigning: Friday, October 10th », Simple Thai Food: Classic Recipes from the Thai Home Kitchen, Chili or Chile? But I had thought that my jar of Thai chile paste in the refrigerator was, in fact, “jam.” Because, well, I don’t read Thai. Thanks for the recipe and tip. I decided that I need to spend a portion of my time stepping away from the computer, going outside, and exploring. Even with a long list of ingredients (as you would expect, they’re easy to find here) I don’t find Thai slow to prepare – pretty much the opposite, especially if you (shh) use a food processor to make the paste rather than a mortar and pestle. Watch the gripping new drama series Your Honor now on Stan. However, on closer inspection, the ingredients were in French (which I do read) and noticed that it was, indeed, different from Thai chile jam. Wow, love it! 3. Cripes, I just made a typo in my own name when I started this comment! Heck, we’re all different and that’s what makes the internet a fascinating forum – it’s a great place to share and exchange ideas (and occasionally, recipes) with people who are similar, and different, than we are. Steamed bok choy and steamed rice, to serve. I also cannot find a good French knife, sour cream, goat’s milk, cilantro, chocolate chips (mon dieu!) Oh dear, chile, chili, chilli… The origin of the South American country’s name comes from an utterly different Indigenous language. It’s Thai Food by David Thompson, and is truly a spectacular book. Place the purée in … Aaaaanyway, what I set out to write – for a straightforward but authentic Asian cookbook, can’t go past Charmaine Solomon’s COMPLETE ASAIN COOKBOOK. I borrowed James Osland’s excellent book on Indonesian cuisine, “Cradle of Flavor”, and he was adamant about not using jarred sambals. Lin, at a very old (1920s) vegetarian restaurant in Shanghai where all the “mockmeats” are really some treatment of tofu (and even I couldn’t tell) they’d probably do exactly that. Method: Heat half the oil in a wok or large nonstick frying pan over medium-high heat. They were single-subject books that explore a single topic, which I find useful when looking for a straightforward recipe to try out. Today – A homemade Thai chilli jam recipe, a hot chilli sauce that’s super spicy! Traditional Thai hot and sour soup with onions and mushrooms in a lemony broth, flavored with herbs, lime leaves, lemongrass and lime juice. ¼ cup Thai chilli jam paste. Tre magnifique! I once bought a jar in a Thai store and it was not bad but the homemade one is way better. Italians didn’t always have tomatoes, chiles weren’t always part of Thai cooking, and hamburger meat didn’t originally come from America.). 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