Recipe: Appetizing Thai-Korean Inspired Preserved Shrimp (Gejang Style Koong Chae Nam Pla)

Thai-Korean Inspired Preserved Shrimp (Gejang Style Koong Chae Nam Pla).

Thai-Korean Inspired Preserved Shrimp (Gejang Style Koong Chae Nam Pla) You can cook Thai-Korean Inspired Preserved Shrimp (Gejang Style Koong Chae Nam Pla) using 13 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you cook that.

Ingredients of Thai-Korean Inspired Preserved Shrimp (Gejang Style Koong Chae Nam Pla)

  1. Prepare 3/4 pounds of raw head-on shrimp, body peeled and deveined, front legs trimmed off.
  2. You need 1 of jalapeño, thinly sliced.
  3. Prepare 1 of habanero, thinly sliced.
  4. You need 2 cloves of garlic, thinly sliced.
  5. You need 2 of chiles de arbol, thinly sliced.
  6. You need of about 1.5" knob of ginger, peeled and finely julienned.
  7. Prepare 1 teaspoon of crushed chili flakes.
  8. Prepare of optional: 2 dried Kaffir lime leaves, finely julienned.
  9. It’s of the zest and juice of 1 Kaffir lime (or a regular lime if that's what you've got).
  10. You need 1/4 cup of + 1 Tablespoon fish sauce.
  11. Prepare 1 Tablespoon of soy sauce.
  12. Prepare 2 Tablespoons of water.
  13. It’s 2 Tablespoons of sugar.

Thai-Korean Inspired Preserved Shrimp (Gejang Style Koong Chae Nam Pla) step by step

  1. In a medium bowl, combine fish sauce, soy sauce, water, sugar, and lime zest and juice, and stir until all sugar is dissolved..
  2. Put shrimp and rest of ingredients in a tight lidded container or mason jar, and pour brine over all of it..
  3. Using a spoon, press down on the top to submerge ingredients on top in the brine..
  4. In 6 hours or so, redistribute the ingredients so the stuff on the top is now on the bottom. (So everything gets evenly brined and preserved.).
  5. Refrigerate a minimum of 24 hours before enjoying with steamed rice. Keep refrigerated between consumption..
  6. Enjoy!.