Thai Chicken Coconut Soup (Tom Kha Gai) Recipe | Yummly

Thai Chicken Coconut Soup (Tom Kha Gai)

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  • 14 ounces coconut milk
  • 14 ounces reduced sodium chicken broth
  • 6 fresh ginger (quarter-size slices)
  • 1 stalk lemongrass (fresh, cut in 1-in. pieces)
  • 1 pound chicken breast (boned, skinned, or thighs, cut into 1-in. chunks)
  • 1 cup sliced mushrooms
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon vietnamese fish sauce (or Thai, nuoc mam or nam pla)
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Thai chili paste
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium30% DV730mg
    Fat42% DV27g
    Protein55% DV28g
    Carbs4% DV12g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories390Calories from Fat240
    Total Fat27g42%
    Saturated Fat22g110%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat240
    Total Carbohydrate12g4%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Vitamin A6%
    Vitamin C10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Alysa Woods 3 months ago
    LOVE IT! So easy and so good. Put over rice noodles
    Sarah C. 4 months ago
    I've been wanting to make this soup is my favorite! Next time I would be sure to use full fat coconut milk (I only had lite in my cabinet this time) and also add a bit more chili paste to give a bit more of a kick. Love love love this soup! So easy to make and so glad I found this recipe.
    Jen Jen a year ago
    Super simple recipe to create, and is a favourite for my family. I often substitute prawns or tofu, and slip in other veggies at times.
    S K 2 years ago
    incredible and delicious!
    Sofia Campbell 2 years ago
    Very tasty and easy to make
    Cathy W. 2 years ago
    😋😋 loved it...easy and fast
    Josenni Kang 3 years ago
    Easy to make and delicious
    Angelica C. 3 years ago
    Loved it. I fried the ginger and lemongrass with coconut oil before pouring in the liquids. I will also try using lemon grass paste the next time I make this dish.
    Daniel Jeter 4 years ago
    AMAZING!! As usual with recipes on this app, there is a SEVERE lack of salt as the recipe is (it's not even listed as an ingredient), so just taste after the chicken is all cooked and adjust as needed! I also omitted the sugar because I try to cut sugar as much as possible from my daily nutrition, and the soup turned out perfectly without adding gross refined sugar!
    Terry Shearin 4 years ago
    Excellent! Even my husband enjoyed this, and he's not a fan of chicken. I made this recipe exactly as it suggested except for one thing - I didn't have lemongrass. Next time will be sure to have some.
    Mircea M. 4 years ago
    Excellent !! I have made it a few times, it is simple to do and delicious to taste. One of my top fav.
    H Ehle 4 years ago
    It was amazing! Perfect for a cold winter's lunch. I made it for my family so I doubled the portions and added more ginger.