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Score: 6.2/10  [2 reviews]
2 out of 5
ProdID: 8021 - SP Herb Green Curry Paste
Brand / Manufacturer : Mae Supen

SP Herb Green Curry Paste
Price:
$3.50
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SP Herb Green Curry Paste product reviews

No Artificial Color, No Preservative, No MSG Added, No Sugar and Gluten Free.

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Tags:
chilli   curry   gluten free   green   no msg   no sugar
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Review by: savta (Jo)
Dated: 16th of August, 2018

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This Review: 9.0/10
Taste:
Score 9 out of 10
Portions:
Score 9 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 9 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 9 out of 10

Green curry is one of my favourite meals so I was looking forward to trying this product. Being aware that curry pastes and powders vary significantly in strength, I was careful to try a little first to evaluate the heat power - I was cooking for an elderly couple who enjoy hot food (having lived for years in Singapore) but not TOO hot! I thought the paste was quite strong, so decided to use just half (25g) with the suggested amounts for the other ingredients unchanged. I was planning to use chicken and coconut cream according to the recipe on the packet.

I found this recipe was perfect. I had some shredded chicken which I had previously cooked in a slow cooker, so I used that with some of the juices to combine with coconut cream and the paste. The smell as it simmered was delicious so I could not wait to taste it, but I know from experience that curry is often better cooked and then reheated as it gives the flavours a chance to blend and mellow. I also added some chopped leeks while it was simmering so we would have our vegetables included!

Next day, I cooked some black rice (now a firm favourite) and added more coconut cream to the curry as it was reheating. It was a little too thick and I still had some chicken stock left so I put in some more of that as well. My visitors arrived and immediately commented on the aromas that met them at the door - they too love green curry and instantly recognised what I was cooking! I had poured some chilled beer to have with the meal, so we started on that while I was still dishing up.

We sat down to a splendid dinner, with all three of us thoroughly enjoying it. It was still quite spicy so I was glad I had halved the recommended quantity of curry paste. I don't mind hot food myself, but there is a limit even for me and certainly my visitors thought it was exactly the right strength. The added bonus is that I have another half-packet for next time, and that will not be too long in the future.

The comment they made, after we had finished eating and were sitting around discussing the curry, was about the ease of preparation to produce a substantial and very tasty meal. They make curry too, but it involves lots of different spices and other ingredients. This curry, with the pre-prepared spice mix and just three other ingredients, was simplicity itself. They even went home with a screenshot of the packet so they could track it down themselves.

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Review by: mizim (Miriam)
Dated: 15th of August, 2018

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This Review: 3.3/10
Taste:
Score 2 out of 10
Portions:
Score 5 out of 10
Value for Money:
Score 5 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 1 out of 10

This Green Curry Paste comes in a very condensed spice and so the packet itself takes up so little space in the pantry, which could be very handy if you are low on space. If you are someone like me, then you could run into some preparation issues as it isn't until you are reading the cooking instructions that you see it needs coconut milk and the back is so full and crowded that I didn't really feel like reading through it immediately, so a note on the front of 'just add coconut milk' would be a handy addition and just help avoid people like me who begin to cook and then go 'oops, now I have to dash out to the supermarket'.

You first mix the paste with some oil until it starts smelling good and you then add the meat of your choice, I went with some sliced turkey I had left over, as even without adding meat, this is not a vegetarian friendly paste (something that would put me off buying this). After adding your meat you add 125g of coconut milk (a frustrating moment of having to work out how much that would mean in mls) and then once the meat is cooked through, you add another 125g of coconut milk. Simmer, add some veges and then I served it on rice. None of my kids wanted more than a teaspoon worth of their dinner, all claiming it too spicy and didn't taste nice at all.

I personally didn't like the paste at all and won't be buying this.

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