Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 25 mins

This is a great soup. It uses fried onion flakes, which Bergy first told me about. You can find it in Asian markets; sometimes they have fried garlic- I'm sure that would work well also.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil in a saucepan; add shallots, garlic, ginger, and crushed red peppers and cook until it becomes aromatic.
  2. Add the carrots, zucchini, cabbage, and celery, stirring it up to coat veggies with spices.
  3. Add the stock, coconut milk, lemongrass and turmeric.
  4. Simmer soup, uncovered, on low heat, for 15-20 minutes, or until vegetables are cooked to your liking.
  5. To serve, place a small handful of bean sprouts in the bottom of each bowl.
  6. Top bean sprouts with soup, and garnish with onion flakes, and serve with a squeeze of lemon wedge.