massaman curry paste

massaman curry paste
  • 2 tablespoons small dried red chile peppers - stemmed, seeded, and chopped
  • 2 tablespoons whole cumin seeds
  • 1 teaspoon coriander seeds
  • 1 teaspoon whole black peppercorns
  • 1 teaspoon whole cloves
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground mace
  • 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon ground cardamom
  • 1/2 cup chopped garlic
  • 1/2 cup onion, chopped
  • 3 stalks fresh lemon grass, trimmed and coarsely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger, or more to taste
  • 1 tablespoon shrimp paste
  • 2 teaspoons salt


  1. Place dried chile peppers in a small bowl and cover with warm water; soak until rehydrated, about 20 minutes. Drain.
  2. Heat a skillet over medium heat. Cook and stir cumin seeds, coriander seeds, peppercorns, and whole cloves in hot skillet until fragrant, 3 to 5 minutes. Transfer spices to a small bowl to cool completely. Grind spices into a fine powder using a spice grinder or mortar and pestle.
  3. Return skillet to medium heat. Cook and stir cinnamon, mace, nutmeg, cardamom in hot skillet until fragrant, 2 to 3 minutes. Transfer spices to a separate small bowl to cool.
  4. Process garlic, onion, lemon grass, rehydrated chile peppers, ginger, shrimp paste, and salt in a food processor until smooth. Add all spices and process until smooth and well-mixed.

05/15/2019
massaman curry paste, recipe PT15M PT1H 5 455 calories

Comment on this content
rosemary and goat cheese crostini with walnuts and honey
rosemary and goat cheese crostini with walnuts and honey
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Place baguette..
4
61
ginger beer
ginger beer
Finely shred ginger into a bowl. Zest lemons and add zest to..
21
asparagus summer soup
asparagus summer soup
Cut asparagus stalks into 1-inch pieces; reserve tips in a b..
30
caribbean sangria
caribbean sangria
Place orange slices, peach slices, lemon slices, and lime sl..
14
japanese-mexican fusion quesadillas
japanese-mexican fusion quesadillas
Combine soy sauce, sugar, ginger, and garlic in a large bowl..
29
kentucky fruit filling
kentucky fruit filling
Cut orange into sections, and remove the seeds. Grind the s..
23
party cake
party cake
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly greas..
40
banbury tarts
banbury tarts
Chop the figs as fine as possible, measure to 1 cup, and pou..
28
california/mexican cauliflower rice with avocado and kale
california/mexican cauliflower rice with avocado and kale
Place cauliflower florets in a food processor; pulse into ri..
31
Chicken Massaman Curry
Chicken Massaman Curry
Heat vegetable oil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Sti..
2
145
panang curry paste
panang curry paste
Place red chile peppers in a bowl and cover them with warm w..
16
Roast Chicken with Curry Paste
Roast Chicken with Curry Paste
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Combine curry ..
161
Red Chile Paste
Red Chile Paste
Make a slit in each of the ancho chiles and New Mexico chile..
169
JD's Chile Paste
JD's Chile Paste
Combine chicken broth, white onion, garlic, chipotle peppers..
445
achiote paste
achiote paste
With a spice grinder, grind the annatto seeds, cumin seeds, ..
9
quince paste
quince paste
Wash, peel, and core the quinces, reserving the cores and pe..
18