Pick-Me-Up Egg Drop Soup Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 30 mins

Pick-Me-Up Egg Drop Soup

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"I was not feeling well one evening and wanted soup. But I only had chicken broth and that sounded boring. I'd made egg drop soup before and thought that sounded perfect, so I started looking up recipes. Since I couldn't quite make any of the ones I found, I combined them to make this. It helped settle my stomach and was super easy to make. Garnish with crushed peanuts, chives, chili sauce, red pepper flakes, and lime wedges."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    30 mins

Directions

  1. Combine chicken broth, soy sauce, and sesame oil together in a small saucepan; bring to a boil. Stir udon pieces into broth and cook, stirring occasionally, until cooked through but are still firm to the bite, 10 to 12 minutes.
  2. Whisk water and cornstarch together in a bowl. Whisk cornstarch mixture into broth mixture until smooth and thickened slightly. Gradually pour in eggs, stirring gently and constantly, until eggs are wispy and cooked through, 2 to 3 minutes. Season with sea salt and black pepper.
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  • Cook's Note:
  • Be careful to keep stirring the soup while you add the egg or it will clump up. Stir briskly if you're worried about this. Over-stirring is not as much of a problem as under stirring. I like to have wheat toast with this, since it is not very heavy.
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 194 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 21 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol
  • 217 mg
  • 72%
  • Fat
  • 7.2 g
  • 11%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 9.7 g
  • 19%
  • Sodium
  • 1594 mg
  • 64%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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