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thai green fish curry

Thai Green Fish Curry Recipe (Easy, Dairy-Free)

  • Author: alicia gonzalez tome
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 2-3 servings 1x
  • Category: Main course
  • Cuisine: Thai
  • Diet: Gluten Free


This thai inspired green fish curry recipe it's ready in 20 minutes and it's SO GOOD!! It's an amazing quick and easy meal, made with simple ingredients. Dairy-free.


Units Scale
  • 1 tbsp of fresh ginger diced
  • 1 tbsp of garlic cloves finely diced
  • 1 can of coconut milk or coconut cream
  • 2/3 cup of fish or veggie stock
  • 4 tbsp of Thai green curry paste - see notes
  • 1 star anise
  • 1 cup of diced eggplant (approx 2 cm cubes)
  • 250 grams of firm white flesh fish - see notes
  • 1 cup of snow peas halved (ends trimmed)
  • 1,5 cups of sliced mushrooms
  • 1 spring onion diced
  • Fresh coriander
  • Red chilies


  1. Add a tablespoon of coconut oil to a pot on medium heat. Once it's hot, add the garlic and ginger, and cook until they brown.
  2. add the coconut milk, stock, star anise and curry paste, and stir to combine.
  3. Let it boil, and add the fish pieces and eggplant. Combine with the sauce, put the lid and cook for 5 minutes.
  4. Add the snow peas and mushrooms, combine all the ingredients, put the lid, and cook for another 8 minutes.
  5. Serve in a bowl with steamed rice, and decorate with spring onions, chilli and coriander.


  • Buy a quality curry paste - look of out a brand that has a simple ingredients list, with no nasty additives.
  • Adjust the curry paste if desired - be mindful of your spice tolerance. It's always best to start with a smaller amount, and add up after.
  • Some suggestions of firm white flesh fish that would work great are: mahi mahi, snapper, australian salmon, ling
  • Great creative with the veggies you add: broccoli, cauliflower, green beans, baby corn, bok choy, red bell pepper or bamboo shoots would work fantastic as well

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