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Flavorful Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup

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Don’t miss out on this Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup. You’ll never have to order out from a Thai restaurant ever again. Full of light coconut milk and Thai flavors means that you’ll love every sip of this delicious homemade soup. If you’re craving comfort food, you’re going to love this simple dish. Check out our other easy soup recipes!

Don’t forget to add in some lime juice and extra soy sauce to really kick up the flavors, too. Pairing this with rice noodles is also a great idea.

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Since you get to make this soup using chicken breast, red peppers, and some other delicious ingredients, there’s no doubt that this recipe is going to turn out amazing. It’s a hearty soup perfect for the colder months of the year. All you’ll really have to do is season with salt at the end, and enjoy!

Be sure to check out some of my other simple chicken recipes!

Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup

Once you add in the coconut milk and stir, you’re going to realize why this recipe called for the addition of that flavorful and fragrant liquid. The coconut milk adds so much depth to the taste! Combined with the curry flavors, this dish really is one of our favorite soup recipes to date.

And since my boys eat a ton and are always looking for easy meals, this soup recipe is one that we love to make at least a couple of times throughout the year. It’s always a welcomed dinner that no one wants to miss.

Thai Coconut Soup

Can I use a rotisserie chicken for this recipe?

For sure. If you’re wanting to cut down on time, you can use leftover chicken or a precooked chicken as well. This is a super simple solution that can make your prepping time even less.

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Best Soup Recipes:

Once you make this Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup Recipe, you’re going to want that hearty and warm feeling in your tummy even more. I’ve gathered up some of my favorite soup recipes that you are certain to love!

Hamburger Soup is a great way to have an easy meal for the entire family to enjoy.

Broccoli Cheese Soup is super popular for a reason and I think it’s one that you’re really going to love.

If you’re wanting a lighter soup, check out this Cabbage Roll Soup.

This Potato Soup recipe is one of the best flavors that you’ll try!

Don’t miss out on this Chicken Orzo Soup recipe!

Asparagus Soup is a fun and unique flavor to make any time of year.

Carrot Soup is a great way to get more veggies in your diet.

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How do you thicken coconut curry soup?

If you decide that you want your soup to bit a little bit thicker, you can add in a little bit of cornstarch and stir it in. This can help to thicken the soup without having to add in a ton of other ingredients.

More Thai Recipes:

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Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup

Yield: 4-6 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes

This Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup has a sweet taste with hearty flavors.


  • 2 Tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 yellow onion, diced
  • 1 pound of boneless skinless chicken breast, cubed
  • 3-4 minced garlic cloves
  • 1 peeled and minced ginger piece
  • 1½ teaspoons of ground coriander
  • 3 Tablespoons of Thai red curry paste
  • 1 diced green bell pepper
  • 1 diced red bell pepper
  • 1 diced yellow bell pepper
  • 1 14-ounce can of coconut milk
  • 2 cups of baby spinach
  • 2 Tablespoons of lime juice
  • 1 Tablespoon of maple syrup
  • 3 Tablespoons of chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 sliced lime
  • Sea salt and black pepper


  1. Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat. Put in the onion and cook for about 4-5 minutes.
  2. Add in the chicken and cook for about 4-5 minutes, stirring off and on the whole time.
  3. Next, add in the garlic, ginger, coriander, and red curry paste.
  4. Once combined, cook for 1-2 minutes.
  5. Then add in the peppers and stir. Cook this for about 3-4 minutes.
  6. Pour in the coconut milk and simmer for about 4-5 minutes.
  7. Add lime juice, spinach, and maple syrup. Serve with cilantro and lime slices.

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