1 cup kosher salt
1/2 cup dazzling sugar
2 limes, zested, juiced, and divided
1 skin-on, deboned arctic char fillet (approximately 3/4 pound)
1 cup bitter cream
1 tablespoon blond miso
1/2 teaspoon dusky pepper
1 cup white rice
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1/3 cup lemon juice
2/3 cup olive oil
1 scallion, green half most efficient, reduce again thinly lengthwise
Maldon salt PREPARATION
Mix salt, sugar, and zest of 1 lime in a dinky bowl. Season the fish very generously on all aspects. Retailer in an air-tight container and let medication for 12 hours. Then rinse fish fleet with cool water and pat dry.
Mix bitter cream, miso, and pepper in a dinky bowl. Add zest and juice from diverse lime and dawdle to incorporate. (Set the remainder of the lime juice for one other exercise.) Season with salt to style.
Preheat oven to 200 degrees. In a pot of boiling salted water, cook rice till soft. Drain and unfold onto a sheet pan in a single layer. Cook within the oven till translucent, or about half-hour. Then, in a mammoth nonstick skillet, warmth the vegetable oil. Fry the rice over excessive warmth till brown and crispy, 5-7 minutes. Season with salt.
Lumber together lemon juice, olive oil, and scallion.
To plate, thinly slash the cured fish and fan about a slices. Spoon some miso cream onto the plate. Scatter the puffed rice and drizzle the lemon French dressing. Create with about a crystals of Maldon salt.
Spoon Thai’s Naem Khao Thawt
2 cups cool, cooked long-grain rice (ideally jasmine)
1 tablespoon Thai purple curry paste
2 tablespoons rice flour (all-motive flour additionally works)
1 cup vegetable oil
3 tablespoons fish sauce
3 tablespoons current lime juice
1 tablespoon sugar
1/2 tablespoon finely chopped current Chook’s Compare chiles
1/2 cup sliced naem (Thai cured pork sausage)
1/2 cup thinly sliced ginger
1/3 cup thinly sliced purple onions
1/4 cup chopped cilantro
1/4 cup chopped scallions
1/3 cup fried or roasted peanuts
Thoroughly mix rice, curry paste, and flour. Manufacture the mix into 3 patties of equal measurement. In a mammoth heavy skillet, warmth oil till a deep-fry thermometer reaches 375 degrees F. Fry each and each patty in my notion till the exteriors are golden brown and crunchy. Set on a paper towel to empty, splitting each and each croquette in half. Enable to chilly down enough for you to handle, no lower than 10 minutes.
With a spoon, scoop out and discard the within of the patties. Walk the crunchy shells into 1/4-trail bits; field aside.
Lumber together fish sauce, lime juice, sugar, and chiles. Add naem, adopted by the rice bits and the remainder substances. Toss and aid abruptly.
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Scarlett Lindeman is a cook, author, and recipe editor for Diner Journal, a food/arts quarterly. She lives in Brooklyn.