Simple Thai Chicken and Noodle Soup

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 25 mins

I originally found this in FoodNetwork magazine. We've made a few modifications, but it is definitely a keeper! Nearly all the ingredients are easy to keep on hand for when there's a bit of extra chicken that needs dressed up.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat the vegetable oil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Add the onion and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened and lightly browned, about 8 minutes.
  2. Add the garlic and curry paste and cook, stirring, 1 to 2 minutes.
  3. Add the chicken broth, coconut milk and fish sauce; cover and bring to a boil.
  4. Add the bell pepper and noodles and simmer, uncovered, until the noodles are al dente, about 3 minutes.
  5. Add the chicken and simmer until just cooked through, about 3 more minutes.
  6. Stir in the lime juice and cilantro.
  7. Add more cilantro and lime juice, if desired, for serving.
Most Helpful

Simple and delicious! The family loves it! More complex than you would expect from the short list of ingredients. I used a mild green curry so it wasn't too spicy for even the spice-haters.

Elisa72 December 22, 2012