We all know chicken soup is good for the soul. Add some garlic and ginger and it's great for the immune system too!
Handful of easy cook noodles - rice or egg according to preference
140 g lean chicken breast
Thinly chop the following:
1/4 medium pepper
1/2 garlic clove
1.5 tsp ginger - Grated
4 sprigs fresh coriander
1/2 stick lemongrass
1 chicken stock cube - low salt variety
1/2 juice of a lime
Soak the noodles in some hot water for 10-15 minutes to soften them. In a frying pan heat the oil over a medium-high heated and add the garlic, ginger, and lemongrass stick and fry for 3 minutes.
Add water and stock cube and bring to the boil. Add chicken, thinly sliced carrot, pepper and the drained noodles and cook 5 minutes or until chicken is done. Remove from heat and stir in remaining ingredients and leave to stand 5 minutes. Remove the lemon grass and serve.