Recipe: Perfect Som Tam (Thai Green Papaya Salad)

Som Tam (Thai Green Papaya Salad) – This recipe is perfect for when you have no idea what to cook. You can cook Som Tam (Thai Green Papaya Salad) using 18 ingredients and 2 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Som Tam (Thai Green Papaya Salad)

  1. Prepare 200 gms of green papaya, grated.
  2. Prepare handful of bean sprouts.
  3. It’s 1 of tomato, deseeded & cut into strips.
  4. You need 1-2 of green chilies, chopped (opt).
  5. You need 8-10 of green beans, cut into 1" pieces & blanched.
  6. You need 1 of onion, sliced / 1/4 cup spring onions, chopped.
  7. You need 10-12 of paneer / tofu cubes, shallow fried.
  8. Prepare of few sprigs of coriander leaves, chopped.
  9. It’s of Dressing-.
  10. Prepare of salt to taste / 1 tsp. soya sauce / fish sauce.
  11. It’s 1/2 tsp. of red chili powder / chili flakes.
  12. Prepare 1-2 tbsp. of olive oil.
  13. Prepare 1 tbsp. of lemon juice.
  14. Prepare 1/2 tsp. of pepper powder or to taste (opt).
  15. Prepare 1 tsp. of honey / sugar.
  16. Prepare of Garnish-.
  17. It’s 2 tbsp. of roasted peanuts, coarsely ground.
  18. Prepare 10-12 of shrimps, shallow fried.

Som Tam (Thai Green Papaya Salad) Instructions

  1. In a bowl, combine all the above ingredients (except the dressing). Keep aside. Mix all the dressing ingredients in a bowl and keep aside.
  2. Just before serving, pour the dressing on the prepared salad and Toss well. Serve, garnished with the roasted peanuts and the fried shrimps. Yummy Thai salad is ready for you.