One of the signature dishes of Thai cuisine is Pad Thai, which is a delicious stir-fried noodle dish known for its diverse flavors and unique Thai taste. Here’s a general recipe for making Pad Thai:
- 200 grams of Thai rice noodles (Pad Thai noodles)
- 200 grams of chicken, shrimp, or tofu (choose according to your preference)
- 2 eggs
- 1 cup of bean sprouts
- 2-3 stalks of spring onions
- 1 cup of fresh mung bean sprouts
- 2 tablespoons of crushed peanuts
- 2 tablespoons of cooking oil
- 1 cup of Thai sweet soy sauce (or a mixture of fish sauce, sugar, and lemon)
- Chili powder or fresh chilies (according to your preferred level of spiciness)
- Cook the Noodles: Soak the Thai rice noodles in lukewarm water until they become soft, typically around 30 minutes. Then, drain them.
- Prepare the Sauce: In a small bowl, mix Thai sweet soy sauce (or fish sauce), sugar, and lemon juice until the sugar is completely dissolved. You can add chili powder or freshly chopped chilies for spiciness, according to your preference.
- Scramble the Eggs: In a large wok or pan, heat some cooking oil and then add the beaten eggs. Stir-fry until the eggs are cooked through.
- Add the Meat and Tofu: Add the chicken, shrimp, or tofu pieces and continue stir-frying until they change color and cook through.
- Add Bean Sprouts and Noodles: Add the bean sprouts, rice noodles, and the prepared sauce to the wok. Stir-fry quickly to ensure that all ingredients are evenly coated with the sauce.
- Add Mung Bean Sprouts and Spring Onions: Finally, add fresh mung bean sprouts and chopped spring onions. Stir-fry for 1-2 minutes until the vegetables slightly soften.
- Serve: Plate your Pad Thai, sprinkle with crushed peanuts and chili powder, and you can add a lemon wedge as garnish. You can add extra chilies or sauce according to your taste.
Pad Thai is one of the most popular street foods in Thailand, known for its sweet, sour, salty, and slightly spicy flavors, as well as its diverse textures. It’s a delicious Thai classic dish that you can customize according to your taste and vegetable preferences.
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- 200 克泰国粉条（泰式河粉）
- 200 克鸡肉、虾、豆腐块（根据个人口味选择）
- 2 颗鸡蛋
- 1 杯豆芽菜
- 2-3 根小葱
- 1 杯新鲜豆芽或芽菜
- 2 汤匙碎花生
- 2 汤匙食用油
- 1 杯泰式甜酱油（或鱼露，糖和柠檬的混合酱）
- **煮河粉：**将泰国粉条浸泡在温水中，直到它们变软。通常需要 30 分钟。然后将其沥干。
- **加入豆芽菜和小葱：**最后，加入新鲜豆芽菜和切碎的小葱。翻炒 1-2 分钟，直到蔬菜稍微变软。