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Oriental poached chicken and bok choy soup

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Oriental poached chicken and bok choy soup

  • 1 litre of chicken stock
  • 1/2 cup of oyster sauce
  • 1/2 cup of soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup of brown sugar
  • 4 spring onions, chopped
  • 4 Kaffir lime leaves
  • 2 star anise
  • 2 cloves of garlic, peeled and sliced
  • 3cm of ginger grated
  • 2 corriander roots - bruised
  • 500 grams of chicken thighs, sliced into strips
  • 1 bunch of bok choy, the ends sliced and tops sliced and reserved in thermoserver
  • Topping
  • one clove of garlic
  • 1.5cm piece of ginger
  • 1 chilli, seeded
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
  • 8
    Appliance TM 5 image
    Recipe is created for
    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Prepare topping --- put garlic, ginger and chilli into bowl and chop 5 seconds speed 5 - scrape out into a bowl and set aside
    Add stock, sauces, sugar, lime leaves, star anise, garlic, ginger and corriander in the bowl and cook 8 mins, 100 deg, speed 1
    Add chicken and cook 9 mins, 100deg, reverse, spoon
    Add the thicker ends of the bok choy and cook 3 mins, 100 deg, reverse, spoon
    Pour this soup over the leaves of the bok choy in the thermoserver and rest for 5 mins
    Serve into bowls and sprinkle the top of the soup with the topping
    As you serve you will see the star anise and kaffir lime leaves and just pop them aside

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  • Yummo Great Asian flavours Left out chilli as kids...

    Submitted by Suz76 on 25. April 2017 - 19:06.

    Yummo. Great Asian flavours. Left out chilli as kids are a bit spice phobic. Hubby says best soup I've made in the thermo (huge compliment given most of my cooking is 'ok' 😂) Added egg vermicelli to bulk it up for the kids. I think it would make a great broth for wonton soup as well. Thankyou!

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  • This is amazing. The chicken is smooth and...

    Submitted by KiwiSteve on 17. April 2017 - 20:25.

    This is amazing. The chicken is smooth and delicious, the soup and greens tasty and crunchy

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