Simple Breadcrumb Soup

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Total Time
6mins
Prep
2 mins
Cook
4 mins

This simple and tasty soup is filling and so quick to make. My friend's Italian grandmother used to make this for anyone with a bit of tummy trouble. Whether it was the flu or a bit too much to drink the night before, this soup always settled the stomach, and it was always a hit with both young and old. I have it for lunch all of the time when I only have a few minutes to spare. Great on a chilly day.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring chicken broth to a slow boil in a sauce pan.
  2. In a small bowl, beat egg and add the parmesean cheese.
  3. the mixture should still be runny, yet thickened.
  4. Add breadcrumbs and mix.
  5. the mixture should form a soft ball, but it should still be moist.
  6. Drop the mixture into the boiling broth, break up the ball with a fork and leave to boil for another 3-4 minutes.
  7. The breadcrumbs should begin floating to the top and binding together.
  8. Serve hot.