Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms | How to make Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms

By Bethica Das  |  8th Apr 2018  |  
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Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushroomsby Bethica Das
  • Prep Time

    10

    mins
  • Cook Time

    15

    mins
  • Serves

    3

    People

2

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About Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms Recipe

This is a traditional Thai clear soup which has all the flavours - hot, sweet and tangy. It is simply delicious, spicy and mouth watering. The prawns and mushrooms brings out the true flavour. Prawns can also be substituted with boiled and shredded chicken. For a more filling version, try with noodles. It is a complete meal and a bowl of this appetizing soup gives complete satisfaction. It is almost like an Indian rasam. This is a Thai street food which is found all over the country. It has become very popular here now and can be found in many restaurants and eating joints. But a homemade Tom Yum soup is simply just out of this world.

Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms

Ingredients to make Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms

  • 1 litre chicken stock
  • 7-8 kaffir lime leaves
  • 2" galangal (Thai ginger), sliced
  • 2 stalks of lemongrass, each sliced into four
  • 2 green chilies, chopped
  • 1 tsp. tomato paste
  • 1/2 tsp. red chili powder
  • 1 tbsp. tomato sauce
  • 1/2 cup mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup prawns, cleaned and deveined
  • salt to taste
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • coriander leaves to garnish

How to make Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms

  1. Bring the stock to a boil. Add the kaffir lime leaves, sliced galangal and lemongrass and simmer on low flame for 8 minutes.
  2. Add the mushroom, prawns, salt, red chili powder, green chillies, tomato paste and tomato sauce and simmer further for 3-5 minutes.
  3. Add lemon juice and simmer for a minute. Serve, garnished with coriander leaves.

Reviews for Thai Tom Yum Soup with Prawns and Mushrooms (1)

Hema Mallik7 months ago

looks yummyy.
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