Full of flavour and served with crispy fried noodles, this spicy chicken soup is a Laksa with a difference.


  • 245g Five Tastes Laksa Meal Kit

  • 1 skinless chicken breast

  • 1 teaspoon grated palm sugar

  • Zest and juice of 1 lime

  • 1 cup chicken stock

  • ½ kaffir lime, finely shredded

  • ¼ chinese cabbage or wombok

  • 2 cups bean shoots

  • ¼ cup fresh mint leaves


  • 1.

    STEP 1

  • 2.

    Spread Laksa paste from the kit over chicken fillet and refrigerate for 1 hour to marinate.

  • 3.

    STEP 2

  • 4.

    To make the dressing dissolve the palm sugar in a 1 tablespoon hot of water, add ¼ cup of the coconut milk, the fish sauce and lime zest and juice, stir well.

  • 5.

    STEP 3

  • 6.

    Place remaining coconut milk and chicken stock in a small pan and bring to the simmer. Add chicken and kaffir lime leaf, cover and poach for 10 minutes. Allow chicken to cool in liquid. When cool, remove chicken and shred.

  • 7.

    STEP 4

  • 8.

    Cook the noodles following kit directions, rinse under cold water and drain well.

  • 9.

    STEP 5

  • 10.

    Combine noodles, chicken, cabbage, bean shoots and mint. Drizzle with coconut dressing.

Nutritional information

Nutritional analysis per serving (2 servings)

Note: The information shown is Edamam's estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist's advice.

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  • The coconut chicken stock can be reserved to make soup.

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