How to cook Thai Chicken and Galangal Coconut Cream Soup

Posted by allthai on Dec. 24, 2008

Copy the recipe below then watch the Thai Chicken and Galangal Coconut Cream Soup video. Thai Chicken and Galangal Coconut Cream Soup "Tom Kha Gai" * ? cup chicken stock or plain water * 200g chicken breast (skinned) * 10g thinly sliced fresh young galangal * ? cup coconut cream * ? cup coconut milk * 6g kaffir lime leaves, stem removed and torn * 10g red shallots. peeled * 40g straw mushrooms sliced, substitute with chanterelles or oysters mushrooms torn * 10 grams or 1 stalk of lemon grass bruised and sliced into 1 inch lengths * 1 tbsp coriander or cilantro leaves * 1 coriander root scraped * 1 - 2 tbsp lime juice * 1 - 2 tbsp Thai fish sauce * 10g red bird's eye chilies In a sauce pan, combine stock or water with coconut cream and coconut milk. Boil over high heat. Add the galangal, lemongrass, red shallots, chilies, coriander root and mushrooms. Add the chicken and simmer until tender. Add the kaffir lime leaves, fish sauce and lime juice and continue simmering until fragrant. Remove from heat and transf

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