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Fish Ball Soup

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Fish Ball Soup is a well flavored soup that is perfect for your dinner parties. Your guests will definitely want to know the secret behind this yummy Fish Ball Soup. Here is the brilliant Fish Ball Soup recipe.
  Fish 1⁄2 Pound, boned
  Rice wine/Dry sherry 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Chopped shallots 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped water chestnuts 4 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cornstarch 4 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Boiling water 5 Cup (80 tbs)
  Cold water 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Chicken broth 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Spinach 6 Ounce, cut in 2 inch lengths
  Sesame oil 1 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon

Place fish skin-side down on a chopping board.
Finely chop fish with a cleaver without cutting through skin.
Scrape fish into a medium bowl; discard skin.
Add wine, salt, shallots, water chestnuts and cornstarch.
Use chop sticks or a wooden spoon to stir mixture about 5 minutes until fish is very sticky.
Use a teaspoon dipped in cold water to make small balls from the fish mixture.
Place fish balls in 5 cups boiling water over medium heat.
Bring fish broth to a second boil.
Remove fish balls with a slotted spoon and place in 3 cups cold water to cool 1 minute.
Remove with slotted spoon and set aside.
Add chicken broth and salt to fish broth.
Bring to a third boil.
Add spinach, wait a few seconds and carefully lower fish balls back into broth with slotted spoon.
Add sesame oil and pepper; stir once.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 468 Calories from Fat 121

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g20.9%

Saturated Fat 2.1 g10.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 117.9 mg39.3%

Sodium 5842.9 mg243.5%

Total Carbohydrates 32 g10.8%

Dietary Fiber 4.2 g16.7%

Sugars 1.8 g

Protein 52 g103.7%

Vitamin A 327.8% Vitamin C 82%

Calcium 26.5% Iron 38.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Fish Ball Soup Recipe