Asian Hot And Sour Turkey Soup Recipe

Hot and sour turkey soup

  • serves 2
  • Easy

Turn your turkey leftovers into an easy hot and zingy soup - ready in less than 20 minutes. Chilli and soy make a great flavour base for a healthy but hearty dish



  • red chilli 1, shredded (make sure it’s a hot chilli)
  • shallots 2, peeled and quartered
  • chicken stock 500ml
  • rice or cider vinegar 2 tbsp
  • soy sauce 1 tbsp
  • spring onions ½ bunch, sliced
  • turkey 2 or 3 large slices, chopped or shredded
  • coriander ½ pack, roughly chopped
  • rice vermicelli 100g, cooked (optional)


  • Step 1

    Put the chilli and shallots in a pan with the stock, bring to a simmer and cook for 3 minutes. Add the vinegar and soy sauce. Taste and add more vinegar if you want more of a sour flavour.

  • Step 2

    Add the spring onions and cook for a minute, then add the turkey and cook for another minute. Stir in the coriander and spoon over the noodles (if using) to serve.

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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 250
  • Fat 5.5g
  • Saturates 1.2g
  • Carbs 3.7g
  • Fibre 1g
  • Protein 46.8g
  • Salt 2.83g