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Vietnamese Chicken with Lemongrass

Chicken with Lemongrass (Photo by <a href=Premshree Pillai/flickr)" src="http://asiasociety.org/files/imagecache/small/lemongrasschicken.jpg">
Food & Recipes

Serves 4.

Ingredients

1 small roasting chicken
4 stems lemon grass
3 spring onions (scallions)
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
2 tablespoons oil
2 fresh red chilies, seeded and chopped
2 teaspoons sugar
2 tablespoons fish sauce
4 tablespoons chopped roasted peanuts

Directions

Velveted Chicken with Snow Peas

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Food & Recipes

Serves 4.

Ingredients

500 g/1 lb chicken breast fillets
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon Chinese wine or sherry
1 egg white
1 tablespoon cornflour (cornstarch)
500 ml/1 pint/2 cups peanut oil
1 teaspoon finely chopped ginger
1 teaspoon finely chopped garlic
125 g/4 oz snow peas
125 ml/4 fl oz/1/2 cup chicken stock
1 tablespoon light soy sauce
1/2 teaspoon oriental sesame oil

Directions

Thai Stuffed Chicken Wings

Thai Stuffed Chicken Wings(Photo by <a href=I'm[Pupi]/flickr)" src="http://asiasociety.org/files/imagecache/small/stuffedchickenwings.jpg">
Food & Recipes

Serves 4-6.

Ingredients

1 kg/2 lb medium-sized chicken wings
250 g/8 oz minced pork
2 tablespoons fish sauce
2 spring onions (scallions), finely chopped
1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh coriander
1 large clove garlic
1 teaspoon sugar
1 teaspoon black pepper
1 fresh kaffir lime leaf, very finely shredded
rice flour or plain (all-purpose) flour for coating
oil for frying

Directions

Thai Green Curry of Duck

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Food & Recipes

Serves 4-5.

Ingredients

1 x 1.5 kg/3 lb roasting duck
400 ml/14 fl oz can coconut milk
3 tablespoons Thai green curry paste
3 kaffir lime leaves
2 tablespoons fish sauce
2 teaspoons palm sugar or brown sugar
3 tablespoons chopped green chillies
3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
or coriander leaves

Directions

Thai Curry of Chicken with Sataw

Thai Chicken Curry (Photo by <a href=darren131/flickr)" src="http://asiasociety.org/files/imagecache/small/thaichickencurry.jpg">
Food & Recipes

Serves 4-6

Ingredients

Tangerine Chicken

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Food & Recipes

Serves 6.

Ingredients

1 x 1.5 kg/3 lb roasting chicken or 1 kg/2 lb chicken thigh fillets
2 tangerines or mandarins*
1 teaspoon Szechwan pepper
2 tablespoons peanut oil
1 teaspoon finely chopped garlic
2 teaspoons finely chopped ginger
3 tablespoons tangerine juice or orange juice
3 tablespoons Chinese wine or sherry
1 tablespoon dark soy sauce
1 teaspoon oriental sesame oil

Directions

Thai Barbecued Chicken

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Food & Recipes

Ingredients

1 whole chicken, about 3 lb, cut in half
1 teaspoon salt
4 garlic cloves, chopped
1 teaspoon white pepper
1 tablespoon minced cilantro leaves and root
2 tablespoons cognac, whisky, or rice wine
2 tablespoons coconut milk
1 tablespoon fish sauce
1 teaspoon chopped fresh ginger
2 tablespoons soy sauce

Directions

Tandoori-Style Chicken

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Food & Recipes

To make it as close to the original as possible, use small roasting chickens. Allow half a small chicken for each serving.

Ingredients

2 small roasting chickens
1/2 teaspoon saffron strands
125 ml/4 fl oz/1/2 cup natural yoghurt
1 tablespoon finely grated ginger
2 teaspoons chopped garlic
2 teaspoons salt
pinch chilli powder
2 teaspoons paprika
1 1/2 teaspoons garam masala
2 tablespoons melted ghee

Directions

Steamed Chicken and Wolfberries

Steamed Chicken with Wolfberries (Photo by <a href=Sifu Renka/flickr)" src="http://asiasociety.org/files/imagecache/small/chickenwolfberries.jpg">
Food & Recipes

Serves 2-3.

Ingredients

375 g/12 oz chicken thigh or drumstick fillets
1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh ginger
2 teaspoons light soy sauce
2 level teaspoons cornflour (cornstarch)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon oriental sesame oil
1 tablespoon dried wolfberries
2 tablespoons dry sherry

Directions

Sri Lankan Chicken Curry

(Photo by Mary Anne Mohanraj/Flickr)
Food & Recipes

Serves 6.

Ingredients