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Cambodian Chicken Curry

Yields3 ServingsPrep Time15 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time45 mins

This Cambodian Chicken Curry is the business. It's very light and fragrant and people have said it's as good as any you'd get in a restaurant! High praise indeed.

 4 lemon grass
 1 red chilli, deseeded and chopped
 1 chicken stock cube
 1 tbsp lime juice
 30 ml water
 1 tbsp apple cider/white wine/rice vinegar
 20 g garlic
 20 g ginger
 1 tsp coconut oil
 500 g chopped chicken breast
 400 ml light coconut milk
 1 tsp sugar
 handful of chopped green beans
 lime wedges (optional)

To make the Cambodian curry paste you'll need to blitz the paste ingredients in a blender until you have a smooth consistency. Once blended, set aside


Heat the coconut oil in a pan on a high heat and add the chicken and cook until brown.


Reduce the heat to medium and add the paste to the pan, stirring consistently and cook for 3 minutes more


Add the coconut milk and sugar to the pan.


Reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes until thickened.


Throw a handful of chopped green beans into the curry and cook for 5 minutes more.



Nutrition Facts

Servings 0

Amount Per Serving
Calories 319
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 11g17%
Total Carbohydrate 14g5%
Protein 41g82%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.