1/2 cup mirin*
1/4 cup chopped fresh lemongrass**
1 tablespoon chopped peeled fresh ginger
1/4 cup dry white wine
2 cups whipping cream
3/4 cup canned unsweetened coconut milk*
2 teaspoons Thai green or red curry paste*
*Available at Asian markets and in the Asian foods section of some supermarkets.
**Fresh lemongrass can be found in the produce section (not Asian foods section) of some supermarkets.