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Asian rice soup with chicken, mushrooms and shrimp

Asian Rice Soup with Chicken, Mushroom and Shrimp

This Asian Rice Soup with Chicken, Mushroom, and Shrimp is a perfect minimalist lockdown soup that’s so nourishing and delicious. Let’s check out this slurpy delight! Serves 4-6 Ingredients 1 cup cooked brown rice 100 gm chicken with bones 100 gm shrimp 1 onion chopped 100 gm mushrooms chopped roughly 1tsp mixed herbs of your … Read more

Burmese Chicken Soup with a can of coconut milk on the side

Burmese Chicken Soup

A rich creamy Burmese Chicken Soup (Khowse)

Last night’s dinner: A South African version of the Burmese dish, khow suey, or as I know it, khowse ser, a traditional noodle dish made with coconut milk, that has a soup-like consistency. In South Africa, it is commonly made with chicken This is one of my children’s favorite meals because egg noodles are involved, but also because they get to create their own version of the dish, by adding a variety of condiments/toppings, which is always fun.

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