Cambodian Food Authentic Creamy Pineapple Soup
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Cambodian Food Authentic Creamy Pineapple Soup is an exotic and easy to prepare dish. Beautiful red colour, sweet pineapple and a touch of heat from the chili.
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- 3 tbsp coconut oil
- 1 1/4 pounds chicken thighs (boneless, skinless cut into cubes)
- 3 tbsp California chili powder
- 14 ounces coconut milk (1 can)
- 3 ounces Lemongrass paste
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 8 ounces fresh pineapple (cut into cubes)
- 2 1/2 cups water
- 2 ounces kale (roughly chopped)
- 1 ounce fresh basil (preferably Thai)
Cut you chicken into cubes and set aside.Cut your pineapple into cubes and set aside.
In a heavy bottomed pot add the coconut oil and heat to medium high.
Add the chili powder and mix.
Open the coconut milk (DO NOT SHAKE), and scoop out 4 tablespoons of the thick top portion out of the can. Add to the chili and boil.
Stir and cook until it becomes translucent and starts to bubble.
Add the lemongrass and salt and cook until it boils.
Add the chicken pieces, stir to coat well. Sauté for 5 minutes.
Add 1/4 cup of water, bring to a boil, reduce and cook on medium high for approximately 8 minutes. Be sure to stir once or twice during the cooking process.
Add the pineapple and the remaining water. Bring to a boil. Cook for 1 minute.
Add coconut milk and bring to a soft oil.
Add the kale, stir and remove from heat.
Add the basil.
This soup does call for 3 tablespoons of chili powder. While this may seem like LOTS...Angkor California Chili Powder is NOT over powering. This amount products a nice tingle but not too hot. The red colour is beautiful.
You can also add some rice or noodles to this flavourful bowl of soup.
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Calories: 668kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 27g | Fat: 56g | Saturated Fat: 34g | Cholesterol: 138mg | Sodium: 526mg | Potassium: 931mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 3710IU | Vitamin C: 46.9mg | Calcium: 109mg | Iron: 7.6mg
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