Coconut Chicken Soup

November 10, 2009

Author Notes: This recipe was inspired by Steamy Kitchen's Lemongrass Chicken and Coconut Soup.

Serves: 4


  • 3 cups chicken stock
  • 1 fresh thumb-sized piece of ginger, sliced into thin coins
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
  • 2 teaspoons agave nectar
  • 6 ounces leftover chicken
  • 1 cup mushrooms, rinsed, drained and sliced in half lengthwise
  • 1 medium carrot, julienned
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, minced
In This Recipe


  1. In a pot, bring chicken stock and ginger to a boil, then reduce heat to low and simmer for 5 minutes
  2. Stir in coconut milk, fish sauce, agave, chicken, mushrooms and carrot
  3. Just before serving, stir in lime juice and cilantro
  4. Serve

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