Chicken and Sweet Corn Soup

The chicken and sweetcorn soup is probably the most popular Chinese style appetizer and also an all-time favorite in many Chinese restaurants.

Chicken Sweet Corn SoupIngredients:

  • 1 Chicken Leg or Chicken Breast
  • 1 tsp Light Soy Sauce
  • Dash of Pepper
  • Dash of Sesame Oil
  • 300ml Chicken Stock
  • 1 tin Cream Style Corn (about 400g)
  • 1 Tbsp Light Soy Sauce
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 2 tsp Cornflour mixed with 2 Tbsp Water


  1. Remove the skin & fat from the chicken. Cut into thin strips.
  2. Marinade chicken with the seasoning ingredients*.
  3. Heat up chicken stock and creamed corn in a large pot. Add 1 Tbsp light soy sauce.
  4. When hot, add in beaten egg and stir gently, so the egg cooks in strands.
  5. Add cornflour mixture to thicken.
  6. Divide the soup into individual bowls.
  7. Heat up non-stick frying pan. Stir-fry chicken strips until cooked.
  8. Scatter a few strips of chicken over the surface of each bowl of soup.
  9. Serve.

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