Get your slurp on! This wonton soup recipe is beyond scrumptious and will satisfy your cravings for Chinese take-away. Nourishing, tasty and healthy – the perfect comfort food for rainy days or when you’re feeling under the weather.
I bet you never thought you could enjoy this Chinese classic on a Paleo diet! Most Paleo wonton soups simply replace the wonton wrappers with little meatballs but that takes the fun out of wonton soup, don’t you think?
Here at Paleohacks we don´t cut corners. We strive to create authentic Asian-inspired recipes. Today, I’ll show you how you can make Paleo-friendly wontons in the comfort of your own home and get a classic Chinese experience. Once you’ve tried these crispy wontons you’ll never want to go back to normal wontons. Trust me!
Don’t let wonton soup intimidate you – it’s actually really easy! This Beef Bacon Wonton Soup features almond flour-based, CRISPY wontons filled with ground beef AND bacon. The combination of beef and bacon gives the filling a much juicier and tastier flavor. Enjoy this healthy, homemade version of your favorite soup.
Beef Bacon Wonton Soup
Beef Bacon Wonton Soup
- 32 oz chicken broth
- 1/4 cup carrots, chopped
- 1/4 cup mushrooms, sliced
- 1 cup spinach
- 1 t garlic powder
- 1/2 cup almond flour
- 1/2 cup arrowroot powder
- 1/2 t salt
- 1 egg white
- 1 cup full fat coconut milk
- 2 cup organic palm shortening
- 1/4 cup ground beef, cooked
- 2 slices bacon, cooked
How to Make It
1. In a large saucepan, combine broth, carrots, mushrooms, and spinach over low heat.
2. While soup is heating up, prepare the wontons.
3. Combine almond flour, arrowroot and salt together; stir in egg white and coconut milk until thoroughly mixed.
4. Heat shortening in a large skillet over low heat. Spoon out 2 tablespoons of wonton mixture and place in skillet. Heat for approximately one minute on each side and then remove; repeat this process until you run out of the wonton mixture.
5. Have your cooked ground beef and bacon nearby. Place them in a food processor or blender and blend until combined.
6. Place a small amount of beef bacon filling into the center of each wonton wrapper. Fold up edges to form the shape of a wonton and then place back in the skillet with the shortening and cook for one minute on each side again, allowing wonton to get crispy. Repeat this process for all wontons.
7. Add wontons to soup and enjoy!
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