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Soup Recipe : Egg Drop Soup : 3 Different Styles

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In this video I am sharing the most basic recipe of Asian cooking, the egg drop soup. This is a very simple recipe and is packed with lots of flavor.
Ingredients
For korean egg drop soup
  Anchovy broth 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Garlic clove 1 , minced
  Egg 1 , cracked
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Green onion 1 , chopped finely
For japanese egg drop soup
  Dashi broth 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Ginger 1⁄8 Teaspoon, grated
  Tsuyu 1 Teaspoon
  Corn starch 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Water 2 Teaspoon
  Green onion 1 , chopped
Chinese egg drop soup
  Chicken broth 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
Directions

For Korean Egg Drop Soup
MAKING
1. In a small sauce pan, pour anchovy broth. Add garlic and bring to boil over high heat.
2. In a bowl, combine the egg with a pinch of salt and pepper and scramble.
3. Add egg into the boiling broth while string the broth with chopsticks or a spoon. Bring back to a boil and remove from the heat.

SERVING
4. Add green onion and serve warm.

For Japanese Egg Drop Soup
MAKING
1. In a small sauce pan, pour dashi broth. Add ginger and tsuyu and bring to a boil over high heat.
2. In a small bowl, combine egg with salt and pepper. Mix well and set aside.
3. In a bowl, combine corn starch and water; add into boiling broth, while string constantly. Bring to a boil; add egg while string the broth with chopsticks or a spoon. Bring back to boil and remove from the heat.

SERVING
4. Add green onion and serve warm.

For Chinese Egg Drop Soup
MAKING
1. In a small saucepan, pour chicken broth; add ginger and bring to a boil over high heat.
2. In a bowl, combine the egg with salt and pepper. Mix well and set aside.
3. In a small bowl, combine corn starch and water; add into the boiling broth, while string constantly. Bring to a boil; add the egg while stirring the broth with chopsticks or a spoon. Bring back to boil and remove from the heat.

SERVING
4. Add green onion and serve warm.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Asian
Course: 
Appetizer
Taste: 
Savory
Dish: 
Soup
Ingredient: 
Egg
Interest: 
Healthy
Servings: 
3

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