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Egg Drop Soup

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Ying Demonstrates how to make a favorite Chinese "warm your heart" dish - Egg Drop Soup! Try it, it's easier than you think
  Chicken broth 1 Can (10 oz)
  Sesame oil 1 Teaspoon
  Black pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Tomato 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cornstarch 1 Tablespoon
  Egg 1 Large
  Green onions 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped finely
  Saseme oil 1⁄2 Teaspoon

1. In a soup pot, pour in chicken broth.
2. Add in pepper and chopped tomatoes. Cover the lid and allow to simmer.
3. While the soup is simmering, combine corn-starch and water in a bowl.
4. Beat the egg.
5. Once the soup is boiling add corn starch. Cover the lid and allow the soup to boil for a while.
6. Slowly pour in the beaten egg in the boiling soup and keep on stirring gently.
7. Sprinkle green onion and sesame oil on top.

8. In a soup bowl, ladle the soup and serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 118 Calories from Fat 57

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 6 g9.8%

Saturated Fat 1.3 g6.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 105.7 mg35.2%

Sodium 395.2 mg16.5%

Total Carbohydrates 11 g3.6%

Dietary Fiber 1.3 g5.1%

Sugars 2.3 g

Protein 5 g9%

Vitamin A 17.5% Vitamin C 17.2%

Calcium 2.9% Iron 6.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


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