Thai Shrimp Soup -Tom Yum Goon !

Thai Shrimp Soup -tom Yum Goon !

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Brenda Randall


This is a habit forming soup that cures the sniffles and makes you want to make it, often. IF you dont like shrimp-then use chicken that is called 'Tom Yum Gai'.


★★★★★ 1 vote

30 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


  • 4 Tbsp
    fish sauce
  • 2 qt
  • 2 pkg
    or cubes chicken bouillion (or shrimp bouillion)
  • 2 Tbsp
    lime juice
  • 2 medium
    chopped tomatoes
  • 1 lb
    medium shrimp (peeled, deveined)
  • 1 tsp
    cayaenne pepper (more to taste if desired)
  • 1-2 tsp
    lemongrass seasoning (sold in tubes in grocery store in produce section)
  • 1/2 pkg
    8 oz white fresh mushrooms-cut in quarters
  • 1/2 c
    chopped green onions
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh cilantro

How to Make Thai Shrimp Soup -Tom Yum Goon !


  1. Begin by shelling the raw shrimp and chop the tomatoes and the mushrooms.Set these aside. Bring water and bouillion to boil.
  2. Add the lemongrass and fish sause to the bouilion water and continue to boil- add the lime juice. Add the cayaene pepper to the water and add the tomatoes. Let this boil for a minute and add the chopped mushrooms.
  3. Turn the soup mixture off and add the raw , peeled and deveined shrimp to the hot soup-but do not boil- just cover and prepare to serve. Top with chopped cilantro.

Printable Recipe Card

About Thai Shrimp Soup -Tom Yum Goon !

Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Thai
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #hot #spicy #brothy

Show 2 Comments & Reviews

15 Budget-friendly Soup Recipes

15 Budget-Friendly Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

When the weather cools down, soup season heats up. Soups are a great dinner option because they're easy on the wallet and make enough for leftovers. If you're looking for...

15 Stew Recipes For Those Cold Wintery Days

15 Stew Recipes for Those Cold Wintery Days

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Brrrr it’s cold out there! We vote you stay in, light the fire and heat up the kitchen with these delicious stew recipes that are sure to warm you right...