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Try the Tom Kha Gai Soup and you’ll see why it’s a classic.

Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 15 minutes
Ingredients for: 4 people


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Additional ingredients

  • 200 g chicken breast (without skin)
  • 1/2 l chicken soup
  • 100 g mushrooms (sliced)
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 8 basil leaves (cut into strips)
  • 8 cherry tomatoes (sliced, peel if necessary)
  • 1 tsp ginger
  • 1 tsp lemongrass


  • Cut the chicken breast into small pieces. Boil chicken soup. Add ginger, lemongrass, chicken, Kokosmilch , Sambal Oelek , Bambussprossen and mushrooms, season with salt and pepper.
  • Let the soup simmer gently for about 15 minutes. Before serving, add the tomatoes, basil and lemon juice and let the soup steep for 4-5 minutes.
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You can also use coriander leaves instead of basil leaves.

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