Egg Drop Soup with Shrimp
Makes 6 to 8 servings.
6 cups chicken stock
Salt and freshly ground white pepper to taste
Pinch of cayenne pepper
½ cup frozen peas
16 medium shrimp peeled and deveined
2 tablespoons cornstarch mixed with ¼ cup cold water
2 eggs, lightly beaten with 1 teaspoon soy sauce
2 green onions, thinly sliced
Heat chicken stock, salt, pepper and cayenne pepper in uncovered wok at 225°F to just under a boil.
Add peas; cook 1 minute.
Add shrimp; cook until pink.
Add cornstarch mixture, stirring until slightly thickened.
Turn wok OFF; swirl in eggs using fork. Garnish with onions; serve immediately.
- West Bend Admin