Seaweed and winter melon soup

Winter melon and seaweed just go perfectly together. This soup is perfect for any day especially on a nice cold day. But even in the summer, the refreshing texture and subtle taste of winter melon is somewhat soothing. 

Make sure you pick the right type of seaweed. Chewy Tofu with Seaweed

This soup is a great “throw everything in a pot and let it cook” type of soup and really requires very little attention. The longer it cooks, the better it tastes!


Seaweed and winter melon soup


  • Winter melon cut into 1” pieces about 2-3 cups
  • Small handful of dried seaweed, soaked
  • Shiitake mushrooms
  • 6-8 cups chicken broth
  • 1 package enoki mushrooms
  • spring bamboo, boiled


Mix all the ingredients together and heat up in a pot till boiling then cook on medium heat for about 20 minutes. Season with salt to taste

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