What do I do with leftover coconut milk?
|When you're cooking with a specialty ingredient like coconut milk, it's not unusual to have some left over. Here are some ideas of what to do with that last bit of creamy sweet liquid: |
-Braise any combination of chicken, shrimp, cilantro, lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves, lime juice and fish sauce, then serve over rice. (Recipe: Bangkok Hoppin' John)
-Stir into soups and stews with cilantro, fish sauce and chiles. (Recipe: Thai Shrimp, Coconut And Mushroom Soup)
-Mix into hot rice and top with mango slices for a fresh dessert.
-Try it on some oatmeal for a hot breakfast cereal.