fbpx
Get your hands on Marion's NEW cookbook, Always Delicious. Shop now (we ship worldwide!)
Get your hands on Marion's NEW cookbook, Always Delicious. Shop now (we ship worldwide!)

Get your hands on Marion’s NEW cookbook, Always Delicious. Shop now (we ship worldwide!)

Vietnamese Lemongrass Chicken Rice Bowl

Previous
Next

This rice bowl recipe guarantees full-on flavour, my friends… and it’s incredibly simple, too. So simple, it’ll be on your table in well under 30 minutes, so it’s a great one for those busy midweek evenings.

WATCH THIS RECIPE

VIETNAMESE LEMONGRASS CHICKEN RICE BOWL

PREP TIME

10 minutes

COOK TIME

10 minutes

SERVES

4

Ingredients

4 chicken thigh or breast fillets

2 tbsp fish sauce

2 lemongrass stalks, bruised and white part finely chopped

1 garlic clove, finely grated

1 tsp caster sugar

½ tsp ground black pepper

steamed rice, to serve (click here to see my recipe for how to cook rice)

sliced cucumber, to serve

coriander sprigs, to serve (optional)

 

Nuoc cham sauce:

3 tbsp fish sauce

2 tbsp white vinegar

3 tbsp sugar

2 tbsp lime juice

1 long red chilli, finely chopped

2 garlic cloves, finely chopped

Steps

Step 1

For the nuoc cham, whisk together the ingredients. Cover and set aside until ready to serve.

Step 2

Place the chicken in a large bowl. Add the fish sauce, lemongrass, garlic, sugar and pepper. Mix until well combined.

Step 3

Preheat a barbecue or char-grill plate to high. Remove the chicken from the marinade and cook for about 5 minutes each side or until cooked to your liking. Set aside for 5 minutes to rest. Serve with steamed rice, cucumber and coriander (if using). Drizzle with nuoc cham sauce.

Tags:

APPEARS IN THESE

Collections

Marion's Kitchen is for everyone who finds joy in flavour and happiness in every bite.

Popular on Marion's Kitchen