recipe of ultimate Thai salad with crispy whitebait

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Table of Contents


  • 2 green mangoes (see note), finely shredded (a mandoline is ideal)
  • 100g Asian salad leaves
  • 1 cup mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup Vietnamese mint leaves (see note)
  • 1/2 cup coriander leaves
  • 1 cup Thai basil leaves (see note)
  • 1/3 cup (50g) plain flour
  • 2 teaspoons dried chilli flakes
  • 200g fresh whitebait (see note)
  • Peanut oil or sunflower oil, to deep-fry


  • Step 1
    For the dressing, combine fish sauce, rice vinegar, palm sugar, chilli and lime juice in a bowl, stirring to dissolve sugar. Taste, then adjust with extra fish sauce, lime or sugar, if desired. Set aside.
  • Step 2
    Combine the green mango, salad leaves and herbs in a bowl. Set aside.
  • Step 3
    Combine the flour and dried chilli flakes in a shallow dish. Season with sea salt and freshly ground black pepper. Half-fill a deep-fryer or large saucepan with oil, then heat to 180°C (a cube of bread will turn golden in 30 seconds when the oil is hot enough).
  • Step 4
    Dust whitebait in the seasoned flour, shaking off excess, then fry, in batches, for 2-3 minutes until golden and cooked through. Drain on paper towel. Keep warm while you cook the remainder.
  • Step 5
    Toss the salad with half the dressing. Divide salad among bowls, then top with whitebait and serve with lime wedges and remaining dressing, to drizzle.

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