Thai Inspired Peanut & Coconut Soup

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

I love the exotic flavors of Thai food- the hint of sweet with savory and the richness of the spices. I’m always trying to come up with new recipes to satisfy my tastebuds. Kraft Smooth Peanut Butter is an ingredient that I use in a lot of my Thai inspired dinners. It’s so much more than a spread and really enhances the taste of a lot of my recipes. One of favourites is this Thai Peanut & Coconut soup. Not only is this soup easy to make, but is ready in less than 30 minutes start to finish.  

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

Ingredients

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½ cup Kraft Peanut Butter, Smooth
1 can unsweetened coconut milk
2 tsp. Lime juice
½ tsp. finely grated lime zest
1 cup chicken broth
2 garlic cloves crushed
1 T. soy sauce
½ onion, finely diced
1 tsp. Ginger paste
1 tsp. paprika
½ tsp. Red pepper flakes
1 T. butter
1 T. all-purpose flour

Directions

1. Place butter and diced onions in a large saucepan over medium-high heat, saute until the onions just begin to turn translucent.

2. Stir in garlic, ginger, paprika, and red pepper flakes, cooking for 1 minute, careful not to burn the garlic.

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

3. Add in soy sauce, coconut milk, lime juice, lime zest, flour, and chicken broth until well mixed, reduce heat to simmer until it begins to thicken.

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

4. Stir in the peanut butter until melted and allow to cook for 2 minutes, stirring frequently over low heat. You will love how much it upgrades the flavour of the soup!

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

5. Serve your soup with a dollop of coconut milk, a pinch of crushed peanuts, or diced green onions so that it is a feast for the eyes as well as the tastebuds.

Thai Peanut & Coconut Soup

This soup freezes beautifully so proportion whatever leftovers you have, allow to cool and place in freezer safe zippered bags. 

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Although this post has been generously sponsored by Kraft Heinz Canada ULC, the opinions and language are my own.

Comments

  1. says

    Peanut soup?!?!? You had me at Kraft Peanut butter!! This looks amazing! I bet it is so rich and creamy! I can’t wait to try it!

  2. Rebecca Swenor says

    This sounds like an interesting soup indeed that I would love to try making. It really does sound good to me. I have never heard of Kraft peanut butter before but will have to look for it now. This does sound like a great campaign. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

  3. Nena Sinclair says

    Kraft Peanut Butter is a staple in our household! I always buy the huge containers at Costco! This soup sounds delicious! I’ve made Ethopian peanut soup before and that was delicious, so I’ll have to make this for sure!

  4. Kathy says

    This sounds pretty good. I love Thai food! I made some Thai noodles not to long ago. I’d love to try out this soup too.

  5. Edmond says

    OMG, Good Golly Miss Molly . Luv the delicious receipe. . Wow, prize Visa gc is fab. & splendid. 2 fingers snap. It is tight, fly & off the chain. Thank you for the awesomeness, the contest, and generosity. :) Pick me, pick me! Dear Santa: I’ve been nice. My X-Mas wish this year is to win this contest. Starving artist here desperately needs the gc to shop and eat. A life changing exp.

  6. Ann Bacciaglia says

    This looks so delicious and easy to make. I will have to get the ingredients i need to make this on the weekend.

  7. Jeanine says

    This sounds really delicious. Really different than anything I’m used to too. Would love to give it a try, I bet my kids would enjoy it too!

  8. says

    I always love trying out different variety of soups once in a week & this could be a wonderful addition to my list. Thai foods are always yummy with some great combination of food items & I am sure this is going to taste so good.

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