Yield: Yields about 1-1/2 cups
Freshly ground peanuts, caramelized curry paste, and a long, slow simmer give this sauce deep, complex flavor. Serve it with Pork and Shrimp Summer Rolls for dipping, and toss any leftovers with noodles or use as a dip for grilled or roasted meats, shrimp, tofu, or raw vegetables.
Make Ahead Tips
You can make the sauce up to 1 day ahead and refrigerate it in an airtight container. Serve at room temperature.
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Love this recipe... first batch didn't last long.... now making 3 times the amount..... we love it ... thank you
This is an excellent recipe with great texture and flavor. I like that it uses fresh peanuts instead of peanut butter, and the early addition of the curry paste early in the process ensures a very fragrant, flavorful, spicy sauce. I made a day early and refrigerated; the next day all the fat had risen so I removed it. I hesitate on this, because I am sure it adds flavor. The sauce is delicious tossed with cold noodles, cucumbers, carrots, etc. (all leftover from the summer rolls!)
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