New Thai Cuisine by Nathan HyamNew Thai Cuisine by Nathan Hyam

New Thai Cuisine

byNathan Hyam

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Thai cuisine has become popular around the world, but for most people, the exotic and delicious flavors are almost impossible to replicate in their own kitchens. Not any longer! With his focus on Eastern cooking for Western kitchens, Chef Nathan Hyam shows you how to create your favorite Thai dishes at home, and even adapt them to your own taste. A detailed list of ingredients demystifies such exotic items as coconut milk and lemon grass, and a comprehensive glossary directs you to supermarkets, specialty food stores, and mail-order services that carry what you need.

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Chef Nathan Hyam is the author of New Thai Cuisine and was born in New York City. After travelling in Asia and taking many Thai cooking classes, he is now one of Vancouver's most prominent chefs, specializing in Thai cuisine. Nathan is also known as "The Thai Guy."Chef Nathan Hyam is the author of New Thai Cuisine and was born in New Y...
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Title:New Thai CuisineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:166 pages, 8.9 × 8 × 0.6 inPublished:March 1, 2011Publisher:Whitecap BooksLanguage:English

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Table of Contents


Curry Pastes, Sauces and Broths

  • Red Curry Paste
  • Green Curry Paste
  • Panaeng Curry Paste
  • Massaman Curry Paste
  • Roasted Chili Paste
  • Creamy Peanut Sauce
  • Pineapple Peanut Sauce
  • Thai Hoisin Peanut Sauce
  • Tamarind Peanut Sauce
  • Sweet Hot Tamarind Sauce
  • Coconut Ginger Sauce
  • Honey Lime Sauce
  • Yellow Curry Sauce
  • Nam Pla Prig
  • Dipping Sauce for Dumplings
  • Apricot Ginger Dipping Sauce
  • Green Peppercorn Dip
  • Quick Sweet and Sour Chili Sauce
  • Sweet Chili Sauce
  • Ginger Cream Sauce
  • Smoked Oyster Coconut Sauce
  • Thai Chicken Stock
  • Lemon Grass Broth


  • Minced Chicken and Water Chestnut Dumplings
  • Khanom Krok Coconut Dumplings
  • Duck and Mushroom Potstickers with Apricot Ginger Dipping Sauce
  • Spinach and Mushroom Potstickers
  • Sweet Corn Patties
  • Fish and Vegetable Patties
  • Yam and Sesame Patties
  • Spicy Street Satay
  • Pork Satay
  • Coconut Marinated Chicken Satay
  • Spinach and Peanut Dip
  • Thai Spring Rolls
  • Barbecued Duck and Mushroom Fresh Spring Rolls
  • Northern Thai Whiskey-Marinated Chicken Wings
  • Chicken Wings in Lemon Grass Red Wine Sauce
  • Herbed and Sweetened Prawns
  • Lettuce Wraps
  • Leaf-wrapped Rice Noodles with Savories
  • Sanit's Sweet Chili Dip for Green Mango


  • Thai Roasted Vegetable and Chicken Soup
  • Thai Shrimp and Jasmine Rice Soup
  • Chicken and Coconut Milk Soup
  • Tom Yam Prawn Soup
  • Tom Yam Chicken Soup
  • Coriander Broth with Prawn and Pork Dumplings
  • Herbed Prawn and Vegetable Soup
  • Salmon, Tamarind and Ginger Soup
  • Vegetarian Tom Yam Soup
  • Country-Style Hot and Sour Soup


  • Chicken, Prawn and Fruit Salad
  • Chopped Chicken Salad
  • Southern Thai Bean Thread Noodle and Chicken Salad
  • Northern Thai Shrimp Salad
  • Lemon Grass Beef Salad
  • Green Bean Salad with Coconut Milk Dressing
  • Som Tam Green Papaya Salad
  • Peanut Sesame Noodle Salad
  • Keow's Roasted Eggplant Salad
  • Cucumber Chili Salad

Fish and Seafood

  • Salmon in Rice Paper Wraps with Coconut Ginger Sauce
  • Salmon Baked in Banana Leaves
  • Roasted Rock Fish with Coconut and Mango
  • Monkfish in Green Coconut Curry Sauce
  • Grilled Pomfret with Tamarind Chili Sauce
  • Grilled Squid with Tamarind Chili Sauce
  • Baa Wan's Squid Stir-fry
  • Red Snapper and Prawns in Lemon Grass Coconut Curry Sauce
  • Chili Garlic Prawns with Asparagus
  • Tiger Prawns with Thai Herb Pesto Sauce
  • Prawns with Ginger Cream Sauce
  • Phuket Prawns
  • Lemon Grass Curried Mussels
  • Seared Scallops and Basil Mango Sauce
  • Whiskey and Coconut Marinated Seared Scallops
  • Steamed Seafood Custard


  • Lime and Honey Roasted Duck
  • Pineapple Chicken and Cashews in Banana Leaves
  • Massaman Chicken Curry
  • Lime and Tamarind Chicken
  • Chicken and Red Peppers in Red Coconut Curry Sauce
  • Rama Spinach Chicken Curry
  • Roasted Chili Paste Chicken and Peanuts in Banana Leaves
  • Spicy Mint Chicken
  • Northern-Style Marinated Chicken with Sweet Tomato Chutney
  • Spicy Chicken, Basil and Pepper Stir-fry
  • Thai Whiskey Peppercorn Marinated Chicken
  • Spicy Cilantro Roast Chicken with Honey Lime Sauce
  • Coconut Lemon Grass Baked Chicken
  • Herb Glazed Chicken
  • Chicken and Mushrooms in Green Coconut Curry
  • Coconut Curry Chicken with Ginger and Eggplant
  • Peanut Sesame Orange Chicken


  • Vegetables in Lemon Grass Broth
  • Mushroom Satay
  • Rachini's Mushroom Stir-fry
  • Eggplant Stuffed with Coconut and Cilantro
  • Eggplant and Potato in Green Coconut Curry Sauce
  • Stir-fried Spinach with Salted Soybeans
  • Curried Spinach with Tofu and Cashews
  • Chili Garlic Beans with Cashews
  • Coconut-Lime Green Beans and Bamboo Shoots
  • Stir-fried Red Curry Mango Vegetables
  • Curried Vegetables in Banana Leaves
  • Bean Sprout and Scallion Stir-fry
  • Thai Basil and Sweet Corn

Rice and Noodles

  • Jasmine Rice
  • Thai Black or Red Rice
  • Ginger-Infused Toasted Coconut Jasmine Rice
  • Lemon Grass Risotto
  • Pineapple Fried Rice
  • Chicken and Cashew Fried Rice
  • Tiger Prawn and Basil Fried Rice
  • Ginger and Mushroom Baked Coconut Rice
  • Egg Noodles with Thai Herb Pesto
  • Chiang Mai Noodles
  • Shiitake Mushroom Rice Noodle Stir-fry
  • Bangkok Coconut Rice Noodles
  • Drunkard's Noodles
  • Bangkok Street Vendor Rice Noodle Stir-fry
  • Dried Shrimp (or Chicken) Paad Thai
  • Tiger Prawn Paad Thai
  • Chicken and Snow Peas with Curry Cream Pasta


  • Mango Lime Sauce
  • Banana Whiskey Cream Sauce
  • Banana Lime Sauté
  • Sticky Rice and Mango
  • Sticky Rice and Banana Grilled in Banana Leaves
  • Tropical Trifle
  • Coconut Cream Pudding
  • Gingered Black Rice Pudding
  • Banana Coconut Candy
  • Banana Ginger Squares
  • Coconut Ginger Chocolate Brownies
  • Banana Mango Cake
  • Chocolate Banana Coconut Cake
  • Mango Cream Tarts

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Editorial Reviews

Seriously simple, quick, amazingly tasty.