Spicy Coconut Chicken Mushroom Soup

Servings 4 people


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/2 small onion diced
  • 2 large cloves garlic minced
  • 2 large boneless skinless chicken breast halves cubed
  • 3 cups low sodium chicken broth or use homemade
  • 1 14-oz. can coconut cream
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 pound mushrooms sliced
  • 1 red chili pepper chopped
  • 2 teaspoons raw honey
  • 2 limes cut into wedges
  • 1 cup chopped cilantro


  • Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan with a tight-fitting lid over medium heat until hot. Add onion and garlic; cook for 5 minutes.
  • Add cubed chicken; cook for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Stir in next 7 ingredients (broth through honey); blend well.
  • Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 20 to 30 minutes or until chicken is fork-tender.
  • Serve with lime wedges and sprinkle with chopped cilantro.


SERVING SUGGESTION: A relish tray of carrot, celery and jicama sticks, radishes, grape tomatoes, and cucumber spears.
NUTRITION: per serving: Calories: 955 , Total Fat 51g , Cholesterol 174mg , Sodium 1608mg , Total Carbohydrates 21g , Dietary Fiber 2g, Protein 14g Points: 17
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