Best Pad Thai Recipe

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This will be the best Pad Thai you’ve ever made! An easy recipe with simple accessible ingredients with the most amazing flavor! This Pad Thai truly stacks up to great Thai restaurants yet is totally doable for every home cook with just a trip to your every day grocery store.
Enjoy Thailand’s national dish, Pad Thai, at home with this easy recipe!
Also try other noodles recipe :
– Thai Red Curry Noodle Soup
Copycat Panda Express Chow Mein
Sesame Garlic Ramen Noodles


  • 125 g / 4oz Chang’s Pad Thai dried rice sticks (Note 1)


  • 1 1/2 tbsp tamarind puree (Note 2)
  • 3 tbsp (packed) brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp fish sauce (Note 3)
  • 1 1/2 tbsp oyster sauce (Note 4)


  • 2 – 3 tbsp vegetable or canola oil
  • 1/2 onion , sliced (brown, yellow)
  • 2 garlic cloves , finely chopped
  • 150 g/5oz chicken breast (or thigh) , thinly sliced
  • 2 eggs , lightly whisked
  • 1 1/2 cups of beansprouts
  • 1/2 cup firm tofu, cut into 3cm / 1 1/4″ batons (see photo)
  • 1/4 cup garlic chives , cut into 3cm / 1 1/4″ pieces
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped peanuts



  • Lime wedges (essential)
  • Ground chilli or cayenne pepper (optional)
  • More beansprouts


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