Thai Green Chicken Curry


January 4, 2016

  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 6 hrs
  • Yields: 6



1kg skinless chicken thigh fillets

100g round green beans. Trimmed and cut in halves

1/2 eggplant cubed (135g)

1/2 green capsicum/bell pepper cut in strips (120g)

2 kaffir lime leaves cut in strips (equal to 1 tbsp of strips in a jar)

1 tbsp fish sauce

1 tbsp fresh squeezed lime juice

800ml coconut milk with 1 tbsp cornflour whisked into the milk before adding to slow cooker

1/3 cup Ayum Thai Green Curry Paste whisked in with the milk and cornflour


1 bunch broccolini trimmed (120g)

1 zucchini, halved and sliced (185g)


1 bunch buk choy, trimmed so mostly just the green tips

60g baby spinach leaves


1Add all ingredients in group 1 to slow cooker

2Be SURE to whisk the cornflour into the coconut milk (& curry paste) before adding that to the chicken and vegetables in the slow cooker (this helps prevent your coconut milk splitting)

3Cook on low for 6hrs in 6L slow cooker

4After 1.5hrs of cooking time has passed add the ingredients in group 2

5In final 1hr of cooking time add ingredients in group 3

6Serve with fresh lime wedges for a beautiful Thai taste!

Submitted by Paulene Christie


20 Reviews


April 3, 2022

Iā€™d like to add bamboo shoots, at what point do you think they should be added?

Stacey Stevenson

July 13, 2019

Mine was a little bland

Not shredding but you could shred if you wanted to šŸ™‚ You can also make a box/pkt mix as well


May 8, 2019

Could you use the box Thai green curry mix instead do you think?
Does the chicken end up shredding by the end.

You can definitely leave out the eggplant if your prefer šŸ™‚
I’ve not freezed it myself to be certain but I’d love to hear how it goes if you do


March 31, 2019

Is it necessary to have the eggplant? Also, is this a freezable meal?

Ammie Davis

July 23, 2018

Was a family hit last night in my 5.5ltr will definitely be doing this one again

Sure you could šŸ™‚


April 3, 2018

Could you use beef

Just add a tspn of cornflour to it before adding to prevent it splitting


February 5, 2018

Can I use coconut cream instead of milk?

No šŸ™‚ I’ll always say specifically if I do though šŸ™‚


March 2, 2017

Do you brown the chicken first?

I guess you could yes šŸ™‚


October 16, 2016

Can this recipe be done with red curry paste instead?

Sure – I just find breast a little dry in slow cooking so I always use thigh
Time wouldn’t really change much šŸ™‚


June 17, 2016

Can I use chicken breast instead and maybe cook it for less time???

laura ritchie

June 11, 2016

i have made this many times using similar ingredients but mixing that tbs of cornflour into the coconut milk made a huge difference


February 25, 2016

Absolutely delicious, best Thai curry ever. I will never buy takeaway curry again. Definitely a favourite in our house.

Rozi Pottsy

February 4, 2016

Easy to follow & easy to eat šŸ™‚
A delicious Thai dish that’s just like takeaway – but better!

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