Clear Soup with Wonton ワンタンスープ
Recipe type: Main Dish, Soup
Cuisine: Japanese
Serves: 4

Today’s Japanese Cooking Style is called Clear Soup with Wonton or ワンタンスープ in Japanese. This is great for those cold chilly days of winter. Also very easy to make and delicious. Enjoy Let’s see what ingredients we need to make our Clear Soup with Wonton.
  • For soup:
  • 8 chicken wings tips
  • 5 cups water
  • 1½ cups green onion (green part only)
  • 1 tbsp ginger, crushed
  • 2 tbsp sake
  • 2 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp dry sherry or shokoshu
  • salt and pepper
  • coriander grated
  • chili oil
  • For Wonton:
  • ¾ cup spinach
  • 200g ground pork
  • 1 cube chicken bouillon, dissolved 1 tbsp hot water
  • 2 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • ½ tsp dry sherry or shokoshu
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 tsp finely chopped ginger
  • 12 wonton sheet

  1. Thoroughly wash the chicken wings then pat dry. In a pan, bring to the boil and add the chicken, green onion, ginger and sake, bring back to a boil and skim the surface before simmering for about 15 min, drain the liquid into another pan while still hot.
  2. Parboil the spinach, and drain, then put a cold water for couple min to chill before draining again, lightly squeeze to remove excess water, the chop.
  3. In a bowl, add the ground pork, chicken bouillon cube, sesame oil, soy sauce, dry sherry or shokoshu, salt and pepper, mix well with your hands. When it becomes sticky, add the spinach and ginger and mix again.
  4. Cut the wonton sheet in half and put a small tsp mix on each sheet, fold sheet diagonally across the mix, seal the edge by using little water on your finger, tracing line around the inside edge of pastry and then pressing the pastry together, repeat with the rest of the wonton sheet and filling.
  5. Reheat the stock; add the wonton and simmer for 5-10 min, when they are cooked, add the soy sauce and shokoshu and season with salt and pepper. Finally, add the coriander and serve with chili oil.

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