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Clear Soup with Tofu and Enoki Mushrooms

Clear Soup with Tofu and Enoki Mushrooms

This is a clear soup (suimono) that goes well with grilled fish. It's a little bit sweet and very mild.

Ingredients: 4 servings

Tofu
1 block
Enoki mushrooms
1 pack
Dashi stock
4 to 5 cups (800 to 1000 ml)
※ Sake
3 tablespoons
※ Mirin
1 tablespoon
※ Salt
1/2 to 1 teaspoon
※ Usukuchi soy sauce
2 tablespoons
Green onion
To garnish

Steps

1. Cut the enoki mushrooms into 3 even lengths, and shred apart. Cut the tofu into 2 cm cubes.
2. Bring the dashi stock to a boil and add the ※ ingredients. Add the enoki mushrooms and tofu and bring to a gentle simmer again.
3. Serve in bowls scattered with some chopped green onion.

Story Behind this Recipe

This soup make you make you fall in love with simple traditional Japanese cooking. This is the regular soup we have when we have grilled fish.