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Cambodian Turkey Curry

Yields3 ServingsPrep Time15 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time45 mins

This Cambodian Turkey Curry is the business. Ok, so turkey may not be a common ingredient in Cambodian cookery... in fact it's probably not used at all but let's face it, we all get bored of chicken every now and again, right?

Cambodian turkey curry recipe

 20 g ginger
 6 lemon grass
 1 tbsp lime juice
 1 red chilli, deseeded and chopped
 20 g garlic
 1 tbsp apple cider/white wine/rice vinegar
 1 tsp coconut oil
 500 g chopped turkey breast
 200 ml coconut milk
 200 ml chicken stock
 1 tsp sugar
 handful of chopped green beans
 lime wedges (optional)

To make the Cambodian curry paste you'll need to blitz the paste ingredients in a blender until you have a smooth consistency. Once blended, set aside


Heat the coconut oil in a pan on a high heat and add the turkey and cook until brown. Once cooker remove from the pan and set aside


Reduce the heat to medium and add the paste to the pan, stirring consistently and cook for 3 Minutes more


Add the turkey back to the pan along with the coconut milk, stock and sugar


Reduce heat and simmer for 20 Minutes until thickened. Throw a handful of chopped green beans into the curry 5 minutes before the end of cooking



Nutrition Facts

Servings 3

Amount Per Serving
Calories 280
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 8g13%
Total Carbohydrate 15g5%
Protein 39g78%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.