Hexe’s Thai Green Chicken Curry

April 27, 2020

This recipe was submitted by Hexe Noire, Drag performer and friend of The AIDS Network as a part of our A Taste at Home campaign. Hexe has always been down to help us out with our fundraising events, you may remember seeing her when shared her talent with us at December’s Comfort & Joy art auction fundraiser! Follow her on Instagram at @Hexe.Noire, for inquiries email hexenoire@hotmail.com

No glitter or cauldron required! Presenting a simple yet quirky recipe Hexe often conjures up for her coven of ghouls and ghosties. Whether your face beat has eaten up too much of your time or you’re in the mood for a little kick to the hip pads this Green Thai Curry will have you cackling with delight. Hexe Noire approved – five out of five broomsticks.


* 1 tbsp vegetable oil
* 1/4 jar of Blue Dragon Green Thai Curry Paste
(Available at No Frills and Food Basics)
* 1 can of Coconut Milk
* 2 medium sized cooked chicken breast, thinly sliced
* 1 red or green pepper -deseeded and thinly sliced
* 1 can of bamboo shoots -drained


1. Heat the oil in a large saucepan and fry the paste for 4-5 minutes or until oil seperates and the paste smells fragrant.
2. Add the coconut milk and mix with the paste, stiring well
3. Once the coconut milk is hot, add the chicken slices, pepper slices, and bamboo shoots. Cook until your peppers are tender.
4. Ensure it is piping hot and serve immediately over a bed of steamed rice.

While we may not be able to come together for an evening of great food and supporting our cause, great food can still bring us together, and so we are sharing with you the favourite recipes of our team, volunteers and community partners! Over the next few weeks we will be adding to this virtual cookbook to help inspire you in your own kitchen, and we hope our A Taste at Home campaign bring you the comfort these recipes bring our contributors. While we may be physically distant, we can still come together in a spirit of sharing and giving.

If you are enjoying our recipes and you are able at this time, please consider making a donation to The AIDS Network. Fundraising is a crucial component in our ability to provide programs and services to our most vulnerable clients. Food security programs are especially necessary in this difficult time, and are wholly supported by fundraising dollars. You can make a donation through our Canada Helps page. To find out more about the campaign and to see other recipes, visit www.aidsnetwork.ca/a-taste-at-home