Found a similar coconut-chicken soup recipe online and attempted to make it. It's worth trying. You can add additional vegetables if desired, I tried it with potatoes and it worked fine, just make sure you cook the potatoes thoroughly beforehand.



Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Instructions Checklist
  • Heat oil over medium heat in a large pot. Add onion, chile pepper, lemongrass, ginger, and salt. Cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is tender, about 8 minutes.

  • Add chicken broth and chicken breasts to the pot and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer until chicken is no longer pink in the center and juices run clear, 6 to 8 minutes. Discard lemongrass.

  • Transfer chicken to a plate and let cool slightly. Shred using 2 forks.

  • Stir bok choy and coconut milk into soup mixture and let simmer until tender, 5 to 7 minutes. Return shredded chicken to the pot. Serve soup with lime wedges and cilantro.

Cook's Notes:

You can use any kind of cooking oil you'd like.

You can use a serrano pepper instead of a Thai pepper, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

417 calories; 30.8 g total fat; 53 mg cholesterol; 2224 mg sodium. 15.4 g carbohydrates; 24.1 g protein; Full Nutrition