Red Curry is a milder form of Thai curry compared to green curry. It is also a popular curry in Thailand, and Mae Ploy Red Curry Paste allows you to prepare authentic thai red curry at home. Usually served as a soup with meat and vegetables alongside rice, Red Curry Paste may also be used to make traditional thai fish cakes “Thot man pla”.
About Mae Ploy
“Mae Ploy” is the name of the lead character in the famous novel written by one of Thailands most famous nobleman, Mr. Kukrit Pramote. Mae Ploy was a Thai lady who had been well trained for the housewife duties from the Royal Court of King Rama V. For Thai's, “Mae Ploy” represented authenticity and uniqueness of a Thai family lady who conserved good Thai cultures during the westernization period. “Mae Ploy” is therefore used as a brand name for Thai and oriental style chilli paste, sauces, curries and condiments.