Spicy Thai Coconut Chicken Soup

Vicki Moser


Some of my favorites are Thai foods.


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15 Min
20 Min
Stove Top


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2 tsp
sesame oil
2 tsp
hot chili oil
1 c
mushrooms, sliced
8 tsp
minced ginger, fresh
garlic cloves, minced
2 Tbsp
lemongrass, paste
2 Tbsp
red curry paste, a taste of thai
2 Tbsp
6 c
chicken broth
2 can(s)
coconut milk (13.5 oz cans)
4 tsp
fish sauce
4 Tbsp
8 oz
can of bamboo shoots, strips
roasted chicken, pulled of the bone in big chunks
4 oz
roasted red bell peppers, 1/2 jar


1/3 cup jasmine rice


green onions, chopped (as desired)
chopped cilantro, fresh (as desired)
dash of lime juice, fresh

How to Make Spicy Thai Coconut Chicken Soup


  • 1Start by pulling all the roasted chicken off the bones. Keep in big chucks. Set aside.

    Cook Jasmine Rice according to package. I use my rice cooker and add 2 cups rice and 4 cups water to make about 2 cups.
  • 2In large stock pot add Sesame Oil and Hot Chili Oil. Coat entire pot. Add mushrooms and cook for 1 minute. Bouillon Cubes, Ginger, Garlic, and Lemongrass. Cook for about 5 minutes making sure the bouillon is married with everything.
  • 3In a small glass bowl mix together the Red Curry paste, and Cornstarch and stir really good for about 1 minute. Add water, Coconut Milk, Fish Sauce, and Sugar. Simmer 1 minute. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes.
  • 4Fold in Chicken and Roast Peppers. Serve in bowl over cooked jasmine rice. Top as desired with green onions, cilantro, and a dash of lime juice.

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About Spicy Thai Coconut Chicken Soup

Course/Dish: Chicken Soups
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Thai

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