I love lemongrass. It smells heavenly and adds a bright, fresh flavor to all kinds of recipes. It’s also incredibly easy to grow on your own. It will grow so big and fast, 10 recipes won’t be enough to use it all up!
I hope you’ll enjoy these 10 lovely lemongrass recipes as much as I do. My mouth is watering just thinking about them!
Lemongrass Galore! 1 of 11
If a recipe has lemongrass in it, your tastebuds are sure to be happy!
Spicy Pumpkin and Coconut Soup 2 of 11
This soup is filled with all kinds of lovely flavors in addition to the lemongrass, including coconut, pumpkin, ginger and lime. Complex and delicious!
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce 3 of 11
This chicken satay is mighty fine, flavored with lemongrass and classic Thai spices. Don't forget the peanut sauce!
Watermelon, Lime and Lemongrass Juice 4 of 11
The light and bright flavor of lemongrass is perfect for a refreshing drink!
Photo Credit: © Nina Dreyer Hensley, Jim Hensley, Paul Lowe
Thai Chicken Soup 5 of 11
This coconut milk-based Thai chicken soup looks light and creamy and delicious beyond words!
Curried Squash and Chicken Soup 6 of 11
This rich and decadent soup is also light and bright thanks to the lemongrass a perfect balance of flavor.
Vietnamese Spring Rolls 7 of 11
You don't have to go to a restaurant to enjoy delicious and fresh spring rolls! And for this recipe, the lemongrass spices up the peanut sauce!
Thai Coconut Soup 8 of 11
This recipe may sound fancy, but it actually is a great go-to meal and is flexible depending on what ingredients you have lying around.
Lemongrass, Chile and Coconut Milk Shrimp 9 of 11
The marinade for this shrimp is filled with all kinds of flavors, including lemongrass, that complement one another in a way that makes the best shrimp around!
Spicy Lemongrass Chicken Vegetable Soup 10 of 11
This spicy soup gets a bright flavor from the lemongrass mixed in!
Lemongrass Playdough 11 of 11
Okay, this one isn't FOOD. But it IS a recipe and it's an awesome one at that! Lemongrass-scented playdough will almost make you feel like you're at a spa almost.