Thursday, March 28, 2013

Stir-fried squid with basil on rice and fried egg

 Stir-fried squid with basil on rice and fried egg : ข้าวกระเพรปลาหมึกไข่ดาว 

1) 1 Lb squid
2) 1 cup Thai basil
3) 6 cloves garlic
4) 6 fresh chillies
5) 1/2 Tbsp sugar
6) 1 Tbsp thin  soy sauce
7) 2 Tbsp canola oil
8) 1 Tbsp oyster sauce
9) 2 cups cooked rice
10) 2 eggs

1) It is frozen squid. It is fully cleaned trimmed and ready to be cooked. You can thaw overnight in bag in the refrigerator, or place the package under cold water for 10-15 minutes until thawed.
 2) Peel garlic, remove chillies stems and wash garlic, chillies, and sweet basil, then pat dry.
 3) In a mortar, coarsely pound garlic and hot chillies pepper.

 4) Then  pick only sweet basil leaves from stems.
 5) Make deep fried eggs first and then remove from oil, and drain on paper towel.

 6) Place a cooked rice on a serving plate.
 7) Heat the canola oil in a pan over medium heat. Add  garlic and chillies to stir in the pan. Stir evenly until fragrant then add cut squid to stir well until cooked through.
 8) Seasoning with oyster sauce, sugar and thin soy sauce. Stir fry constantly.
 9) Add basil and stir quickly to heat  basil so they retain their colour, then remove from heat

 10) Serve with fried egg and cooked Jasmine rice.
 Enjoy :-)

1 comment:

  1. Nice post!. This kind of Recipes For Stir Fry is very great and looks delicious. I want to cook this recipe and I want to prepare this for our dinner. I'm sure my wife will like this very much. I wish I can cook this one right. Thank you!.