Recipe: Spicy Thai Red Curry Noodle Soup

This soup takes 17 minutes to prepare and tastes better than your local Thai restaurant!


8 ounces rice stick noodles
3 garlic cloves, minced
2 tablespoons minced fresh ginger
2 tablespoons red curry paste
2 tablespoons coconut oil
4 cups veggie or chicken broth
2 cans unsweetened coconut milk
chopped fresh cilantro or basil for garnish
sliced red Fresno chiles, jalapeƱo and green onion for garnish
mung bean sprouts or matchstick carrots for garnish


Bring a large pot of water to boil. Add the rice noodles, cook for 3 minutes and drain in cold water.

Combine the garlic, ginger and curry paste in a small food processor or mince and mash them together. Add the coconut oil & combine well.

In a large pot hear the curry paste mash over medium heat for 1-2 minutes.

Add the broth and deglaze the pot. Add the coconut milk and bring the mixture to a boil. Season with salt if needed.

Add the drained noodles and let them cook and soak up the hot broth for 2 minutes.

Divide the soup among serving bowls and serve garnished with cilantro, Thai basil chiles and green onions if desired.

~ Marla Meridith