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Egg Drop Soup

Egg Drop Soup

The BEST Asian Low-Carb/Keto recipe for Egg Drop Soup. Enjoy this traditional Chinese soup at only ~1g Net Carb / Serving. Step by step directions with pictures makes this recipe quick and easy.
Course Soup
Cuisine Chinese
Keyword keto Asian soup, keto Chinese soup, keto egg drop, low carb Asian soup, low carb Chinese soup, low carb egg drop
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 8 minutes
Servings 2 Bowls
Calories 20kcal


  • 2 Cans Chicken Broth 14.5oz per can
  • 2 Whole Eggs
  • 1/2 tsp Soy Sauce
  • 1/8 tsp Salt (dash)
  • 1/8 tsp White Pepper (dash)
  • 1/8 tsp Xanthan Gum
  • 1 Stalk Green Onion


  • Gather all the ingredients.
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  • Heat chicken broth in a large stove top pot over medium heat. Add soy sauce, salt, white pepper and xanthan gum and bring to boil.
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  • Meanwhile, beat eggs in a bowl.
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  • Finely chop green onions and set aside.
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  • When chicken broth reaches a boil, turn off heat and immediately stream eggs into the pot while stirring soup slowly in a circle.
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  • Ladle soup in bowls, top with green onions and serve hot!
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Calories: 20kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 4mg | Sodium: 1335mg | Potassium: 240mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 60IU | Vitamin C: 22mg | Calcium: 18mg | Iron: 1mg