Easy Chinese Chicken and Corn Soup

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 25 mins

a very quick and easy soup perfect for a Sunday night dinner. One I found in the Sunday Life magazine in The Age newspaper.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Bring the stock to the boil in a large saucepan(depending on your taste or needs you may wish to substitute some of the stock for water).
  2. Add chicken breast fillet to the stock, turn the heat off and cover the pain with a lid for 15 minutes.
  3. Remove chicken breast from the stock and leave to cool for a few minutes then shred.
  4. Add corn to stock and bring to the boil over a medium heat.
  5. Combine soy sauce and cornflour into a paste then stir into the soup to thicken slightly.
  6. Add shredded chicken to soup.
  7. Slowly pour beaten eggs into the soup in a steady stream, stirring constantly with a fork.
  8. Serve topped with the sliced spring onions and enjoy!
  9. NB: Cooking time includes the 15 minutes for "poaching" the chicken breast.
Most Helpful

Great recipe. Delicious and certainly easy. I made this as written and it turned out fabulous. Definitely a keeper. Thanks for posting.

Sarah September 04, 2008

This soup was Delish and my Kids loved it. However, i added some fresh grated ginger to the stock before poaching the chicken and I omitted the creamed corn. Will definitely make this one again!

Charn? Y. June 10, 2015