Print this trip dossier

Journey Latin America asks you to accept cookies for performance and social media purposes. We use cookies on our website to personalise content, evaluate website traffic and enhance performance. You can delete or restrict cookies via your web browser. To get more information about these cookies and the processing of your personal data see our Cookie Policy. Do you accept these cookies and the processing of personal data involved? Find out more


May 14th, 2014

Crab and coconut soup

  • Prep: 15 minutes
  • Cook: 10 minutes
  • Total time: 25 minutes
  • Recipe serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 500g pre-cooked crab meat
  • 1 litre fish stock
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 1 small bunch of coriander, chopped
  • 200ml coconut milk
  • 2 tomatoes, peeled and chopped
  • 1 white onion, finely chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 red chilli, finely chopped
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons dendê (palm) oil for colouring - or paprika makes a good substitute

Instructions

  1. Heat a tablespoon of oil in a pan and gently fry the onions, chilli and garlic over a low heat until the onions become translucent.
  2. Add the tomato and allow to reduce for ten to fifteen minutes before adding the stock. Increase the heat to medium and bring to the boil, then simmer for a further five minutes.
  3. Add the crab meat, coconut milk, coriander, lime juice and dendê oil or paprika. Season to taste and stir well, then serve.

Other holidays you may be interested in

Bluee footed boobie

Paloma: Andean Ecuador and land based Galapagos

Group tour

10 days from £3,147pp

parrot lick

Wildlife Peru and Galapagos

Private journey

14 days from £4,851pp

Monkey

Signature Costa Rica: Wildlife and volcanoes

Private journey

8 days from £1,808pp

Christ the Redeemer

Family Brazil: Rio, Iguazu Falls and Bahia

Private journey

15 days from £3,609pp

Close

Sign up to our newsletter

Sign up to our twice monthly newsletter and be the first to know about our latest news, offer and competitions.

Sign up with...

Your email

Or...

Using a social account is fast and means you don't need to remember a password.

We never share your data either - see our terms & conditions

Facebook Connect

Remember, you can unsubscribe at any time.

To see how we take care of your data please review our Privacy Policy

Thanks for subscribing – we’ll be in touch!

You are not subscribed. Some error happened.

Share this Page

Social share page will open in new window

Send a friend

reCaptcha_try_again

Page Full Path: /sitecore/content/JLA/Home/travel-inspiration/food-and-drink/crab-and-coconut-soup

Page ID: {ED3C5D01-DA8D-4742-A9EC-5496EE0E7E0B}

Page Name: crab-and-coconut-soup

Page Display Name: Crab and coconut soup

Page Template Name: T027-Recipe

Page Template ID: {E95BC9BC-C28D-478C-8A17-9189F2E4BDBA}

Parent ID: {7F1A77A3-15A4-459E-BFDE-E4C0A0C461A5}

Parent Name: food-and-drink

Parent Display Name: Food & Drink

Parent Template Name: T029-PapagaioCategoryListing

Parent Template ID: {4D163066-ED7E-48E6-AF31-34B6C47536CD}