Eiergerstensuppe (Egg-Dough Drop Soup) Recipe

Step 1

Melt the butter in a soup pot, then add the breadcrumbs, eggs, salt, and nutmeg. Stir well. Slowly add the required amount of warm (but not hot) broth, and keep stirring until the mixture comes to a boil.

Step 2

Adjust seasoning and serve immediately.

From: D'SCHWAEBISCH' KUCHE' by Aegidius Kolb and Leonhard Lidel, Allgaeuer Zeitungsverlag, Kempten. 1976. (Translation/Conversion: Karin Brewer) Posted by: Karin Brewer, Cooking Echo, 8/92

Things You'll Need

  • 100g Plain breadcrumbs (approx. 3
  • -1/2 oz)
  • 2 Eggs
  • 50g Butter (3 1/2 Tbsp)
  • A bit of salt
  • 1tb (level) ground nutmeg
  • Meat broth

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