Thursday, September 21, 2017 | INDONESIAN CULINARY |

Lamb and Bamboo Shoot Curry | Masam Padiah

Ingredients :
1 kg Lamb without fat, thinly sliced
5 tablespoons Oil
1 stalk Lemon grass, bruised
3 Kaffir lime leaves
1 liter Water
3-4 tablespoons Tamarind juice
150 g Bamboo shoots, boiled, finely sliced
4 Green chilies, halved
Salt to taste

Finely Pounded Spices into Paste:
10 Red chilies
5 Candlenuts, roasted / fried
2 teaspoons Powdered coriander
1 teaspoon Chopped ginger
1 teaspoon Chopped turmeric
2 teaspoons Chopped galangal
7 Shallots
3 cloves Garlic

How To:

* Gently fry lamb until golden brown, then set aside.
* Sauté spices paste, lemon grass and kaffir lime leaves until fragrant.
* Then add meat, water and tamarind juice.
* Bring to the boil.
* Add bamboo shoots and green chilies and cook until the meat is tender and the sauce has reduced.
* Season with salt.

Note : To sweeten the dish, add 1 teaspoon sugar.

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