Vietnamese Chicken with Chilli and Lemongrass


Preparation info

  • Serves


    • Difficulty


Appears in

Mighty Spice Cookbook

Mighty Spice Cookbook

By John Gregory-Smith

Published 2012

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  • 6 lemongrass stalks, plus extra stalks to serve
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 4 garlic cloves


  1. To prepare the lemongrass, remove the really tough outer leaves and cut off the ends of the stalks. Starting at the fatter end, roughly slice each lemongrass stalk into rings. You should see a purple band in the rings. Stop slicing when there are no more purple bands and discard the rest of the lemongrass, as it will be too tough to eat. Give the lemongrass slices a quic