Thai Food Recipe: Goong Pad Nam Manao

Goong Pad Nam Manao - Stir Fried Shrimp in Lemon Juice

Goong Pad Nam Manao – Stir-Fried Shrimp with Fresh Lemon Juice

Stir Fried Shrimp with Fresh Lemon Juice


2 cups shrimp (peeled, de-veined)
1 onion (sliced) optional
1 group Chinese celery (cut 1 inch)
1 tbsp. minced garlic
7 cloves garlic (sliced)
4 red and green peppers (crushed lightly)
5 tbsp. fresh lemon juice
2 tbsp. fish sauce
1 tbsp. olive oil
½ cup water


Cooking Instructions:

1. Heat the pan and put olive oil. Fry minced garlic until it smells nice.

2. Add onion, and shrimp 2 tbsp. of water. Cook the shrimp for 3 minutes. After that, put Chinese celery, peppers and sliced garlic. Turn off the fire.

3. Add fish sauce and fresh lemon juice. Mix it together.

4. Put on the dish and dress with some fresh Chinese celery.

Sorry for the not so good photo. This tastes really good as you probably could guess. I know you have lemon fried shrimp in the west too!

Sawasdee Ka - Joy

Author: Joy B

Sawasdee Ka! I'm Joy, the owner of Joy's Thai Food Recipe & Cooking blog. I have been cooking since I was little with my mom and aunts in northeast Thailand. I want to share my childhood Thai recipes with you. Please help me make this the best site I can by completing my survey! :) Joy To contact me use the email address below, or find me at Google+.

2 thoughts on “Thai Food Recipe: Goong Pad Nam Manao”

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