Hot And Sour Soup

hot and sour soup

Hot and sour soup is a Chinese soup claimed variously by the regional cuisines
of Beijing and Sichuan as a regional dish.It is a popular soup served at
Chinese restaurants. Classic Chinese hot and sour soup, with Chinese
mushrooms, bamboo shoots, chicken broth, vinegar, tofu, blood tofu
(In China, blood tofu is most often made with pig’s or duck’s blood.You can
easily buy some at your local Asian market).

This soup is usually considered a healthy option at most Chinese
establishments and, other than being high in sodium, is a very healthy soup
overall. I’ve included detailed step-by-step pictures to familiarize you with
some of the lesser known ingredients and to ensure your success in making it.
It is as good as the best hot and sour soup you have enjoyed at your favorite
Chinese restaurant.


  • Tofu 200g
  • Blood tofu 100g
  • Mushrooms 80g
  • bamboo shoots 50g
  • egg 1
  • parsley 15g
  • Soy source 0.5 teaspoon
  • cooking wine 0.5 teaspoon
  • vinegar 1 tablespoon
  • salt 0.5 teaspoon,chicken powdar 0.5 teaspoon,white chili powder 0.5 teaspoon


Step 1

hot and sour soup

Prepare the ingredients.

Step 2

hot and sour soup

Cuan mushrooms and bamboo shoots silk.

Step 3

hot and sour soup

Add salt,boil water and cuan tofu and blood tofu for a minute.

Step 4

hot and sour soup

Mix the vinegars,white chili powder and soy sauce together and set aside.

Step 5

hot and sour soup

Boil the tofu and blood tofu,add soy sauce,mushrooms and bamboo shoots silk.

Step 6

hot and sour soup

Add cooking wine,salt,chicken powdar.

Step 7

hot and sour soup

Add starch.

Step 8

hot and sour soup

Add egg.

Step 9

hot and sour soup

Pour the soup in to the soup pot and stir.

Step 10

hot and sour soup

Add a little parsley, Serve immediately.

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