Traditional Thai chicken salad

December 13, 2022  Cambodia Recipe Avatar
Traditional Thai chicken salad

Bring the flavours of Thailand to your table with this easy chicken salad.  Traditional Thai chicken salad also is one of the most popular recipe in South East Asia.


1.6 kg whole fresh chicken
1 tablespoon of fish sauce
1 small red chilli, deseeded, finely chopped
2 teaspoons of caster sugar
1 tablespoon of peanut oil
1 large lemon, juiced
1/2 Chinese cabbage, shredded
250g cherry tomatoes, quartered
1 cup of beansprouts, trimmed
2 tablespoons of mint leaves, shredded
1/4 cup of coriander leaves
4 green onions, thinly sliced

Directions to make Traditional Thai chicken salad

  1. Place chicken in a large saucepan. Cover with water. Bring to the boil over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to medium-low. Cook, covered, for 30 minutes or until chicken is cooked through. Drain. Set aside for 15 minutes. Remove meat from bones. Discard skin and bones. Shred meat.
  2. Whisk fish sauce, chilli, sugar, oil and 1/4 cup lemon juice in a large bowl. Add warm chicken, cabbage, tomato, beansprouts, mint, coriander and onion. Toss gently to combine and serve.

Enjoy it


Related Recipe: Rice tray bake with chicken

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 4

Calories Per Serving: 934

% Daily Value
Total Carbohydrate ‏115g 42%
Cholesterol ‏301mg 100%
Total Fat ‏68g 87%
Saturated Fat ‏18g 90%
Dietary Fiber ‏3g 11%
Protein ‏71g 142%
Sodium ‏764mg 33%
Sugars ‏7g 14%


30 min


30 min




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