Vietnamese Fish Curry

Vietnamese Fish Curry


2 teaspoons peanut oil

1 stem lemon grass, pale section only, finely chopped

1 tablespoon curry powder

400ml can of coconut milk

250ml (1 cup) chicken style liquid stock

600g basa fillets, cut into 4cm pieces

250g broccoli, cut into florets

2 teaspoons caster sugar

2 teaspoons fish sauce

 Fresh coriander sprigs, to serve


  1. Heat oil in a wok over medium heat. Cook the lemon grass, stirring for 1 minute.
  2. Add the curry powder and cook for 30 seconds.
  3. Add the coconut milk and stock. Bring to the boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and cook, stirring often, for 15 minutes or until the mixture thickens slightly.
  4. Add fish and broccoli. Cook for 3 minutes or until fish is cooked through. Stir in sugar and fish sauce. Top with coriander. Serve with rice.


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