Would you like to know what are the most popular dishes in Koh Samui ? Not the ones you'll find on the menu of a fancy restaurant but the dishes Thai people like to prepare and eat at home ?
The spicy fish curry with rice noodles is one of those. It belongs to the food tradition of Southern Thailand and is highly appreciated. Easy to prepare, it is a whole meal in itself.
A fish around 500 g or 400 fish fillets
500 ml vegetable stock
200 ml coconut milk
1 lemongrass stalk, sliced
1 kaffir lime leaf, sliced
4 shallots, sliced
Curry paste :
5 dry spur chilies, deseeded, stems removed
1 lemongrass stalk, chopped