Fish Tom Kha with bean thread noodles

30 Min
4 People
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Thai coconut soup with fish, kaffir lime leaves, crunchy sugar snap peas and bean thread noodles. Garnished with fresh coriander.

No Fish option - replacement is chicken breast fillet.
1. Slice onion. Sauté in a large saucepan with 1 tbsp oil over medium heat for 5 minutes, or until softened.

2. Peel and crush garlic clove. Wedge tomatoes. Slice lime leaves. Add to saucepan with crumbled stock cube, coconut milk and 3 cups water. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes.

3. Bring a saucepan of water to the boil. Cook noodles for 2 minutes, drain and rinse under cold water.

4. Cut fish into bite-sized pieces. Add to broth, cook for 3-4 minutes. Trim and halve sugar snap peas. Slice asian greens. Add to broth for 2 minutes.

5. Juice 1/2 the lime into broth, wedge remaining. Stir through 1 tbsp sugar and 1-2 tbsp soy sauce. Season with extra to taste.

6. Divide noodles and tom kha between bowls. Top with chopped coriander and serve with lime wedges.

For a more authentic flavour you can use coconut oil, fish sauce (instead of soy) and palm sugar.

No Fish option - replacement is chicken breast fillet.

Dice chicken breast. Simmer in stock for an extra 8 minutes before adding vegetables.
red onion 1/2
Tomatoes 2
kaffir lime leaves 2 double
coconut milk 400ml
Bean thread noodles 1 packet (250g)
white fish fillets 2 packets
Sugar snap peas 1/2 punnet (125g)
Asian greens 1 bunch
lime 1
Coriander 1/2 bunch

From your pantry:
oil (for cooking), garlic (1 clove), sugar (of choice), soy sauce (or tamari), stock cube (of choice)