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Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Thai Coconut Milk Soup


           There is nothing like having this refreshing coconut milk soup - Thai style. It is simply divine. Do try it and you will not be disappointed. Both healthy and nutritious, with the goodness of mixed vegetables, it can be served as a one-pot meal all by itself. 

          To make it more wholesome, add some boiled noodles to go with it. It is a very simple, easy to make and a light soup which can be easily made at home. So get going and make this delicious soup by checking a step by step method with pictures to prepare it.










  • 2 cups coconut milk
  • 1 stock cube
  • 2 1/2 cups water
  • 1/2 cup each of mixed sliced vegetables (baby corn, mushrooms, carrots, beans, cauliflower, green peas)
  • 1-2 lemon grass (bottom half), crushed
  • 8-10 sliced galangal (Thai ginger)
  • 2 fresh red chilies, slit
  • 8-10 kaffir lime leaves, bruised
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 tsp. pepper powder
  • 1 tbsp. lime juice
  • 1 lime leaf, thinly sliced to garnish






           In a pan, bring the water, lime leaves, lemon grass, stock cube, sliced galangal and chilies to a boil. 

          Add all the veggies and salt. Cover and simmer till the veggies are soft. Then add the coconut milk and pepper powder and let it come to a boil.

          Switch off the flame and add the lime juice. Garnish with the sliced lime leaves and enjoy this refreshing soup as a light meal.



Note - 
1. For a non-veg. version, you can add boneless chicken or prawns.
2. It can also be had with rice.





                               All the chopped veggies.



                         Lemon grass, galangal, kaffir lime leaves, red chilies and stock cube.




                In a pan, bring the water, lime leaves, lemon grass, stock cube, sliced galangal 
                and chilies to a boil. 




                   Add all the veggies and salt. Cover and simmer till the veggies are soft. 



                    Then add the coconut milk and pepper powder and let it come to a boil.




                 Switch off the flame and add the lime juice. Garnish with the sliced lime leaves
                 and enjoy this refreshing soup as a light meal.









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