Ingredients (Serves Four)
2 Tbsp. Vegetable Oil
1 Cup Onions-sliced
½ Cup Bell Pepper-any color, cut into ½” pieces
½ Jalapeno Pepper-cut finely
2 tsp. Pickled Ginger or Fresh Ginger-grated or chopped finely
¾ Cup Turkey or Chicken or Vegetable Broth
1 Cup Cooked, Diced Turkey Meat
1 Can Coconut Milk-shake can before opening
To Taste Soy or Fish Sauce, Palm or Regular Sugar, Hot Sauce
¼ Cup Fresh Cilantro Leaves
¼ Lb. Rice Noodles-soaked in near boiling water 30 minutes, drained
1 Lime-cut into wedges
• In a saucepan on medium high heat add the oil, onions and bell pepper. Cook stirring for about 2 minutes or until slightly softened. Add the jalapeno and ginger, cook 30 seconds. Add the chicken broth, bring to a gentle simmer. Add the turkey meat and the coconut milk, heat through, but do not boil. Season to taste with soy or fish sauce, palm or regular sugar and hot sauce if desired.
• Divide the rice noodles among four soup bowls. Ladle the hot soup over and garnish with the fresh cilantro and lime wedges. Enjoy!
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