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Miso soup Recipe

Miso soup is a traditional Japanese dish that is both delicious and nutritious. Made with miso paste, tofu, seaweed, and various other ingredients, this soup is packed with umami flavor and is perfect for a light and comforting meal. Here is a detailed recipe for making your own homemade miso soup:

Miso soup Recipe
Miso soup Recipe


  • - 4 cups of water

  • - 1/4 cup of miso paste (white or red)

  • - 1 block of tofu, cut into small cubes

  • - 1/4 cup of dried seaweed (such as wakame)

  • - 2 green onions, thinly sliced

  • - 1 tablespoon of soy sauce

  • - 1 tablespoon of mirin (optional)

  • - 1 teaspoon of sesame oil

  • - Salt and pepper to taste


1. In a medium-sized pot, bring the water to a boil over medium heat.

2. Add the dried seaweed to the pot and let it simmer for about 5 minutes until it becomes rehydrated.

3. Add the tofu cubes to the pot and let them cook for another 5 minutes until they are heated through.

4. In a small bowl, mix the miso paste with a small amount of hot water to create a smooth paste.

5. Add the miso paste mixture to the pot and stir well to combine.

6. Add the soy sauce and mirin to the pot and let the soup simmer for another 5 minutes to allow the flavors to meld together.

7. Taste the soup and adjust the seasoning with salt and pepper as needed.

8. Remove the pot from the heat and stir in the sliced green onions and sesame oil.

9. Serve the miso soup hot in individual bowls and enjoy!

Miso soup is a versatile dish that can be customized with different ingredients such as mushrooms, vegetables, or even noodles. Feel free to experiment with different flavors and textures to create your own unique version of this classic Japanese soup.

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