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Ginger and Chilli Soy Bean Soup
150g/5.25oz dried soy beans
30ml/1fl oz peanut oil
50g/1.66oz shallots, thinly sliced
30g/1oz ginger, minced
7g/0.25oz chilli, chopped
1.5L/1.5quarts chicken stock
Salt to taste
15ml/0.5fl oz sesame oil, for garnish
10g/0.33oz chopped spring onions, for garnish
Rinse soy beans and soak in a bowl of cold water overnight.
Gently rub beans in between the palm of your hands to loosen the skins. Discard.
Rinse and transfer to the slow cooker.
Cover with water and cook on high for 12 hours.
Heat peanut oil in a pot.
Saute ginger, chilli, and shallots until fragrant.
Add soy beans and stir briefly.
Add chicken stock and simmer for 7-10 minutes.
Season with salt if needed.
Ladle into serving bowls and top with chopped spring onions and sesame oil.