tmedia
Main content

https://www.lifestylefood.com.au/recipes/164/fried-eggs-with-nam-jin

LifestyleFOOD.com.au

Fried Eggs with Nam Jin

Neil Perry versed Greg Malouf in an egg Cook Off

Ingredients

  • 2 Fresh Eggs

  • 1 small finely sliced red eschalot

  • 1 small handful coriander leaf

  • Nam jin

  • 1 Clove Garlic roughly chopped

  • 1 Coriander root washed thoroughly & roughly

  • 0.5 long Red chilli de-seeded & roughly chopped

  • 0.5 Long green chilli de-seeded & roughly chopped

  • 2 Ripe Cherry Tomatoes roughly chopped

  • 1 Scud (Wild green) Chilli finely sliced

  • 15 g caster sugar

  • 15 ml Fish sauce Boy brand or Squid brand

  • 1 large juiced Lime

Method

  • 1.

    To fry the eggs, add a little olive oil to a small non-stick frying pan. Heat the oil until just bubbling and crack the eggs into the pan.

  • 2.

    Fry the eggs until the white is just set and the yolks still runny – remove from the pan gently and place on a serving plate.

  • 3.

    Top with the nam jim and sprinkle with coriander and sliced shallots.

  • Nam jin:

  • 1.

    To make the nam jim, pound the garlic & coriander root in a mortar with a pestle.

  • 2.

    Add the red and green chillies and pound further (not too much or it will be too hot).

  • 3.

    Add the tomatoes and pound until just pulped.

  • 4.

    Add the scud, sugar, fish sauce and lime juice, stir until mixed and the sugar has dissolved.

  • 5.

    Check that the flavours are balanced...hot, salty, sour and sweet!

  • Equipment:

  • 1.

    Mortar and pestle

  • 2.

    Small non-stick frypan

  • 3.

    Egg slice

  • 4.

    Serving plate

» Metric Converter

Tell us what you think in the comments below

 
 

Sign Out

Click to Rate

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

0 0 0 0 0
Average Rating
0 comments • 0 ratings