Lemon Garlic Shrimp Paste Dipping Sauce in Thai, Nam Prig Gapi
Prepare: 1 tbsp. shrimp paste 3 tbsp. fish sauce 3 tbsp. lemon juice 2 tbsp. small eggplant 1 tbsp. garlic 1 tbsp. red chili pepper 1 tbsp. palm sugar
Cooking Instructions: 1. In a wide pan, add a little vegetable oil and shortly fry the shrimp paste until it smells aromatic. Remove and rest it in a bowl. 2. In a mortar, ground chili pepper and garlic together. 3. Add shrimp paste, sugar, lemon juice and fish sauce. 4. Add small eggplant and use the pestle crush it lightly. 5. Dress it with whole red chili pepper and coriander leave. Serve with fresh vegetable, for example, cucumber, string bean, eggplant, soft boiled cabbage.