Amish Rivel Soup

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Total Time
5 mins
15 mins

I wanted to thin out some of my cookbook collection so I decided to place some of my favorite recipes here. This is from the Amish Friends cookbook. This is a traditional Amish soup. Rivels are similar to tiny dumplings. Chopped carrots, celery and onion may be added if desired.

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  1. Combine flour, salt and beaten egg and mix with fingers until mixture is crumbly.
  2. Heat broth; add corn and bring back to a simmer. Drop rivels slowly into broth.
  3. Cook for about 10 minutes. Rivels will look like boiled rice when cooked.
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Am sooo glad to see your post, i made some rivels years ago but forgot exactly what ratio was in egg to flour. thank you for sharing:)

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Made this for a quick and warming lunch today. Very easy and satisfying. I did add a little dried parsley and dill weed for flavor and used low sodium chicken broth. Thanks for posting Glo! Made for Recipe Swap #47.