Top-ranked recipe named "Chinese Egg Drop Soup"
Try this Chinese Egg Drop Soup recipe, or contribute your own. "Chicken" and "Chinese" are two tags used to describe Chinese Egg Drop Soup.
"Who knew that this recipe was that simple!! I added some sprouts, green onions, and tomato just to make it a little more hearty and stretch it out for my family of 5. The basic soup recipe is one that I'll keep on hand!!"- OlenAmazing
Heat the broth in a saucepan until it boils vigorously. Reduce the heat to a slow simmer (bubbles form and collapse BELOW the surface of the liquid). Break the egg into a cup and beat very lightly (just enough to combine yolk and white). Hold the cup in one hand, about 5 inches above the soup, while gently swirling the fork in WIDE circles in the soup with the other.
Slowly pour a thin stream of egg into the soup, catching the egg with the fork (in the soup) and drawing it into wide circles in the soup. Interrupt the pouring several times so as to form several long, filmy threads. Season to taste. Add a generous squeeze of lemon. Serve immediately.
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southrngurl 11 month ago
LavenderWand 1 year agoWonderful. My kids wanted it twice this week ready. My daughter said it wasn't as thick as the one in the restaurant, so I may add flour next time. Always love a quick recipe with only a few ingredients.
missmallorimae 1 year ago
ZeroTheHero 1 year ago
cmk4 1 year agoEveryone loved it!! I used 4 c water and 3 chicken bullion cubes with two eggs - it was awesome!!
tiffanygomez 2 years agoI made this tonight for dinner and my whole family loved it! I will definitely be making this again :-)
Zombiemassacre6 2 years agoDelish! Loved it :). Added some cabbage in it also.
Sabdelfa 2 years agoAwesome. Added a steamfresh bag of peas carrots corn and green beans to hearty it up. Will make again!
EmtReyes89 2 years ago
OlenAmazing 3 years agoWho knew that this recipe was that simple!! I added some sprouts, green onions, and tomato just to make it a little more hearty and stretch it out for my family of 5. The basic soup recipe is one that I'll keep on hand!!