Keo's Thai Restaurant

Evil Jungle Prince

Recipe Ingredients

1/2 pound any combination of bell peppers, string beans, water chestnuts, bamboo shoots, mushrooms, miniature corn, asparagus and zucchini

2 to 6 dried chile peppers

Zest of 1/2 lemon

2 bay leaves

2 tablespoons oil

1/2 cup coconut milk

1/4 teaspoon salt

10 to 15 sweet basil leaves

1 cup chopped cabbage, slightly steamed


Cut vegetables into thin strips. Process (or grind) chiles, lemon zest and bay leaves together. Sauté in oil 3 or 4 minutes. Stir in coconut milk; stir for 2 minutes. Add vegetables and cook for 5 minutes. Stir in salt and basil leaves.

Serve on a bed of shredded cabbage with sticky rice.

Source: Keo's Thai Restaurant, Honolulu, Hawaii - the house specialty