Heavenly Hot and Sour Soup

Hot and sour soup - Chinese popular recipes

Ever wondered what it would be like to breathe fire? Well now you can with this delightful recipe for Hot and Sour Soup. Actually, the amount of chili power you put in is entirely up to you, just make sure to include as many of the rest of the ingredients you can to make a hearty soup bowl, perfect for chasing away those winter chills.


5g carrot
5g cabbage
5g bamboo shoots
5g bean sprouts
5g fresh beans
5g black mushrooms
5 gm button mushrooms
100g chicken
60g prawns
1 Tbsp soy sauce
1/2 Tbsp chili powder
1/2 tsp white pepper
2 Tbsp corn flour
1 egg
1 Tbsp coriander
1 tsp chili oil
2 cups stock
1 1/2 Tbsp vinegar
Salt to taste

1. Cut all vegetables, chicken and prawns in julienne style.
2. Take a wok and add the stock and add all vegetables along with chicken and cook.
3. Later add pepper, soy, salt, coriander, chili oil and vinegar.
4. Add corn flour for thickness and lastly the egg.