Thai Red Curry Coconut Clams

March 3, 2023  Cambodia Recipe Avatar
Thai Red Curry Coconut Clams

Thai Red Curry Coconut Clams is tasty and have unique flavours! Sweet creamy coconut broth with touch of spiciness from the Thai red curry paste. They are healthy AND Delicious!


1 kilograms of clams
12 cherry tomatoes, halved
2 tablespoons of oil
3 shallots, sliced
3 garlic, minced
1 stalk of lemongrass, minced
1 tablespoon of chopped ginger
4 tablespoons of Thai red curry paste
250 millilitres of chicken stock
250 millilitres of Ayam brand coconut milk
1/4 cup of lime juice
3 kaffir lime leaves
1 teaspoon of sugar
salt & pepper to taste
handful of chopped coriander


  1. Submerge the clams in a pot of salt water for 1-2 hours to allow it to purge out any residues.
  2. Rinse and drain well.
  3. Heat oil in wok. Add shallots, garlic, lemongrass and ginger, saute till fragrant.
  4. Add in curry paste and fry for 1 min.
  5. Add in stock, coconut milk, lime juice and lime leaves.
  6. Bring to a simmer. Add sugar, salt & pepper to taste.
  7. Add in clams and mix well.
  8. Cover wok and cook over high heat for 5-7 mins or until most of the clams have opened.
  9. Stir in chopped coriander and dish up.
  10. Serve immediately.


  • Serve with steaming hot rice or bread for dipping.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1

Calories Per Serving: 823

% Daily Value
Total Carbohydrate ‏87g 32%
Total Fat ‏48g 62%
Saturated Fat ‏10g 50%
Dietary Fiber ‏17g 61%
Protein ‏14g 28%
Sodium ‏3199mg 139%
Sugars ‏43g 86%


30 min


30 min




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