Creamy Coconut Curry Soup

There’s something profoundly comforting about a bowl of Creamy Coconut Curry Soup. The delicate balance of aromatic spices and rich coconut milk creates a symphony of flavors that dance on your palate. It’s not just a dish; it’s an experience that transports you to the bustling streets of Southeast Asia, where every corner is adorned with the enticing aroma of street food.

As you take your first spoonful, you’re greeted with the velvety smoothness of coconut milk that wraps you in its luxurious embrace. The gentle heat of the curry spices comes next, infusing each spoonful with a warmth that’s both soothing and invigorating. The sweet undertones of lemongrass and a hint of citrus add layers of complexity, making every bite a journey of discovery.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups coconut milk
  • 1 cup vegetable broth
  • 2 tbsp red curry paste
  • 1 lemongrass stalk, bruised
  • 2 cups mixed vegetables
  • 1 cup tofu, cubed
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tsp brown sugar
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh cilantro for garnish

Instructions

  1. In a pot, combine coconut milk, vegetable broth, and red curry paste. Stir well.
  2. Add the bruised lemongrass stalk and bring the mixture to a gentle simmer over medium heat.
  3. Add the mixed vegetables and tofu to the pot. Let it simmer for 10-15 minutes until the vegetables are tender.
  4. Season the soup with soy sauce, brown sugar, salt, and pepper. Adjust the flavors to your liking.
  5. Remove the lemongrass stalk and discard.
  6. Serve the creamy coconut curry soup in bowls, garnished with fresh cilantro.

Prep time: 10 minutes | Cook time: 20 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

Indulge in the rich and aromatic delight of Creamy Coconut Curry Soup. This vegan-friendly soup combines the creaminess of coconut milk with the bold flavors of red curry paste, creating a harmonious blend that’s as comforting as it is exotic.

Nutrition per serving: Calories: 280 | Fat: 18g | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 10g

As you savor each spoonful of this Creamy Coconut Curry Soup, you’ll find yourself immersed in a world of flavor that brings together the best of both worlds – the familiarity of a hearty soup and the excitement of global cuisine. Share this soup with friends and family, and let its enchanting taste spark conversations and memories that will linger long after the last drop is enjoyed.