Thai Fish Curry Recipe

Try Angela Casley's easy fish curry

Thai fish curry with beans and courgettes. Picture / Babiche Martens

Serves 4

2 Tbsp oil
1 small onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, crushed
1 Tbsp grated ginger
1 red chilli, chopped small
2 tsp ground cardamom
1 tsp ground fennel
2 tsp ground cumin
2 tsp ground coriander
1 Tbsp tamarind
420g tin coconut milk
100ml water
1 kaffir lime leaf
3 cups chopped courgettes and beans
600g fish, cut into 2cm cubes
½ cup chopped coriander
Rice for serving

1. In a heavy based pan heat oil to a medium heat. Add onion, garlic, ginger and chilli and cook for 2 or 3 minutes. Add cardamom, fennel, cumin and coriander. Stir through to combine until mix smells fragrant.

2. Add tamarind, coconut milk, water and kaffir lime leaf and bring to a simmer for 5 minutes.

3. Add vegetables and cook for a further 5 minutes. Then add fish, stir through gently and leave for 2 minutes until just cooked.

4. Just before serving fold through coriander and enjoy with hot rice.

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