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Tom Yum inspired Lobster Salad with Fragrant Jasmine Green Tea Foam

Food : Main Courses

Tom Yum Stock

Ingredients

  • 300ml   River prawn Soup stock
  • 15ml      Lime juice
  • 30ml     Fish Sauce
  • 20g       Jam Chili Paste
  • 20g       Small Chopped Chili
  • 3pc        Kaffir lime Leaves
  • 5g          Sliced lemon Grass
  • 5g          Sliced Galangal
  • 400g     Phuket lobster
  • 4pc        young coconut
  • 10g        Micro greens

MethodPoaching the Lobster tail

  • First place the river prawn stock into a medium size pot and add all other ingredients. 
  • Bring to the boil and then turn down to a simmer for ten minutes. 
  • Place the lobster tail in the liquid and lightly simmer for seven to eight minutes or until just cooked. 
  • Remove from the poaching liquid and place in the refrigerator to cool down.

The range of Dilmah Tea used

  • Vivid Tea Selection by Dilmah

The variety of Dilmah Tea used in the recipe

  • Vivid Fragrant Jasmine Green tea
Dressing

Ingredients

  • 50g  finely diced bell pepper
  • 5g     finely chopped coriander
  • 30ml lemon juice
  • 10ml fish sauce
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Method

  • Combine all the ingredients in a small stainless steel bowl and whish adding salt and pepper to taste.

The range of Dilmah Tea used

  • Vivid Tea Selection by Dilmah

The variety of Dilmah Tea used in the recipe

  • Vivid Fragrant Jasmine Green tea
Foam

Ingredients

  • 250ml water
  • 5g tea leaves
  • 2pc gelatin sheet
  • 100g pasteurized egg white

Method

  • In a small pot bring the water to the boil and then add the tea leaves for four minutes. 
  • Strain the tea and then add the soaked gelatin, then remove from the heat and cool the tea down. 
  • Whisk in 100g of pasteurized egg white and place into a siphon and add two chargers of gas. 
  • Place in the refrigerator for two hours before using.

The range of Dilmah Tea used

  • Vivid Tea Selection by Dilmah

The variety of Dilmah Tea used in the recipe

  • Vivid Fragrant Jasmine Green tea

Created by : Reinolf Moessl