Asian Home Recipe

Sour Green Tomato Soup Recipe

Ingredients :

2 teaspoons


2 cloves

1/4 teaspoon


1 cup

4-6 cups

1/4 teaspoon

Sesame oil

Onion, finely sliced lengthways

Garlic, crushed

Ground turmeric

Green tomatoes, chopped

Torn spinach or other greens

Rhubarb stock, fish stock or boiling water

Dried shrimp paste

Salt to taste

Method :
  • Heat oil in a saucepan and when very hot, fry the onion, garlic and turmeric, stirring for 30 seconds.

  • Add the tomatoes and spinach.

  • Stir well, then add the stock or water and bring to the boil.

  • Add shrimp paste, cover and simmer until vegetables are tender.

  • Taste and add salt as necessary.

  • Serve with rice.


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