Chinese Lion's Head Soup

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barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

This is a delicious soup. The pork is very flavorful.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • lb
    ground pork
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • 2 tsp
    toasted sesame oil
  • 1 Tbsp
    ginger minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 6 clove
    garlic
  • 3
    scallions white and green parts separated
  • 1 Tbsp
    oil
  • 1/2
    head napa cabbage chopped
  • 4 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 1/2 c
    cilantro chopped

How to Make Chinese Lion's Head Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix the ground pork, egg cornstarch sesame oil, ginger soy sauce, garlic and the white parts of the green onions. Set aside.
  2. Heat the oil in a large skillet and saute the cabbage until wilted. Pour in the chicken stock and soy sauce. Bring to a boil.
  3. Spoon the pork mixture in large balls into the boiling soup.
    Cover and simmer for 10 minutes. Serve garnished with cilantro and green parts of scallions.

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About Chinese Lion's Head Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Chinese



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