Choo Chee Plah (fried fish in red curry)

200g cod OR mackerel fillets
1 tbls red curry paste
1/4 cup coconut cream
1/4 cup water
2 tbls fish sauce
2 stalks green peppercorns
4 kaffir lime leaves, shredded
1 large red chillies, thinly sliced
1 large green chilli, thinly sliced
1 tsp sugar
handful Thai basil leaves

Heat 2 tbls coconut oil and fry fish, skin side down until cooked
– set aside.
Heat 2 tbls coconut oil, add curry paste and mix well.
Add coconut cream and remaining ingredients except basil.
Add fish – simmer 2 minutes. Add basil and serve.

Inspired by I-Talay – Suan Luang, Southern Thailand
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