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Oriental Watercress Soup
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A fragrant watercress and ginger broth soup.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 23.5
Total Carbs 3.8 g
Dietary Fiber 0.7 g
Sugars 1.2 g
Total Fat 0.0 g
Saturated Fat 0.0 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.0 g
Potassium 20.7 mg
Protein 0.2 g
Sodium 160.5 mg
Dietary Exchanges
, 1/2 Vegetables
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

6 cup  low sodium vegetable broth
1 tbsp  fresh ginger root
2 cups  Greens, watercress, fresh, sprig
1 pinch  salt
1 pinch  black pepper
2 each  fresh green onions
2 tbsp  shredded carrots
Directions
  1. In large pot, combine broth and ginger root and bring to boil over medium-high.
  2. Lower heat, cover, and let simmer 5 minutes.
  3. Using slotted spoon, remove ginger root and discard.
  4. Trim stems from watercress.
  5. Mix into soup and let simmer 10 to 15 minutes, uncovered.
  6. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  7. Garnish soup with green onions and carrots.

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