Quick and Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

This easy egg drop soup recipe has been sponsored by Eggland’s Best Eggs but all opinions expressed here are my own.

I have a serious weak spot when it comes to Chinese food. I have my local delivery place on speed dial for those days when I am in a hurry or just really craving fried rice. Sometimes I make it from scratch at home like this easy egg drop soup recipe or my Teriyaki Glazed Pork Belly Recipe. This homemade egg drop soup takes about 15 minutes to make. Most of that time is spent waiting for your stock to come to a boil. Once it is simmering, just stir in a few beaten Eggland’s Best Eggs and green onions and you have a delicious weeknight meal with very little work!

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Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

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Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

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Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

Quick and Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

So, I am not kidding when I say this soup is quick and easy. You need some stock, vegetable or chicken will work, although I used chicken. You add a few seasonings and bring it to a simmer. Then, just whisk in some beaten eggs and toss in green onions and sriracha. If you don’t like the heat, you can leave out the sriracha. From start to finish this was finished in less than 15 minutes and mostly that was just waiting for the stock to boil. Simple ingredients and very little work. That is the type of recipe I like!

Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

Yield: 4 to 6 servings

Quick and Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe

Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe
Prep Time 13 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes


  • 8 cups chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onions (about 4 green onions)
  • sriracha to taste


  1. Add the stock, ginger, and soy sauce to a large pot and heat over medium high until simmering
  2. In a small bowl, beat the 4 eggs
  3. Drizzle the beaten eggs into the broth, stirring IN ONE DIRECTION while you pour them in.
  4. Remove from heat and add in the green onions and sriracha
  5. Enjoy!

Nutrition Information:

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 226Total Fat: 4gCarbohydrates: 16gProtein: 25g

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39 thoughts on “Quick and Easy Egg Drop Soup Recipe”

  1. I love making puddings with the freshest milk, the freshest eggs and really good vanilla and freshly grated nutmeg. That’s with Eggland’s Best Eggs.

  2. I love poached eggs on wheat toast its an easy recipe I have an egg poacher so its just a matter if heating the water droppin the eggs in the lil circles and putting the lid on butter up some toast then boom a great meal

  3. My favorite is scrambled eggs and add to my chicken fried rice. One of our families favorites! They always try to get all the eggs! LOL


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