This classic Thai soup is fragrant, light, and luscious yet creamy and comforting, not to mention dairy-free. Here, it includes chicken and shrimp, but you can use all chicken or all shrimp; just adjust the macros accordingly. Recipe from Keto-Mojo
2scallionssliced thin, white and green parts separated
1smallred pepperseeded and cut into 1/4-inch by 1-inch slices
1 1/2tspgarlic powder
2tbspThai red curry paste
13.5ozcoconut cream(1 can - not cream of coconut)
8ozchicken thighsboneless, skinless, cut into bite-sized pieces
8largeshrimppeeled and deveined
1tbspfish sauceplus more to taste
In a medium pot, heat the coconut oil over medium heat. Add the white part of scallions and the red pepper, ginger, garlic powder, and red curry paste and cook, stirring frequently until scallions and red pepper are softened, 5 minutes.
Add the chicken broth and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to a simmer and cook uncovered for 20 minutes.
Add the coconut cream, chicken, shrimp, and mushrooms. Simmer until chicken pieces and shrimp are just cooked through, 8 to 10 minutes.
Add the tamari, erythritol, fish sauce, and lime juice. Cook for 3 minutes more. Taste, then adjust the flavor if desired with additional tamari, fish sauce, or lime juice.
Ladle the soup into serving bowls, garnish with scallion greens and cilantro leaves, and serve.
Keto Thai Coconut Chicken Soup
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* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.