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At Dirk's
we carriy many additional items to complete and complement your favorite recipe such as:
- Select Fresh   
- Fresh Breads
- Fresh Chips &
- Parchment Paper
    (by the sheet)
- Seafood Utensils
and more.....

  Thai Fish Soup
  • This is a simple soup that will suprise you with its complex flavors.
  • This recipe calls for fish only but feel free to add any other seafoods you like for variety!

  • 8 cups fish stock (we carry this or make your own)
  • 2-13.5 ounce cans coconut milk (you can use lite coconut milk)
  • 1 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 cup green onions, sliced thin
  • 1/2 cup fresh ginger, peeled and finely chopped
  • 1/2 tablespoon fresh garlic, chopped
  • 1/2 cup thai fish sauce
  • 3/4 cup red pepper, chopped
  • 3/4 cup yellow pepper, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons lemon zest
  • 2 tablespoons lime zest
  • 1 tablespoon sriracha hot sauce
  • 2 pounds firm fish, skinned and chunked, such as halibut, snapper, marlin, or tilapia (most fish or seafood will work in this recipe)
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, coarsly chopped


  • Bring fish stock to a simmer, add all other ingredients, except the fish and 1/4 cup cilantro. Bring back to a simmer. Cook for about 5 minutes. Add fish and continue to simmer for 8 to 10 minutes. Add cilantro,
  • This recipe serves 8 to 10 hungry people.
  • Enjoy!


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