Weinsuppe Mit Schneeklösschen

Wine Soup with Snow Eggs

Preparation info

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Recipes of all Nations

By Countess Morphy

Published 1935

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  • 1 pint of white wine
  • 1 of water
  • 2 whole eggs
  • 4 tablespoons of sugar
  • 1 stick of cinnamon, powdered cinnamon
  • 1 strip of lemon peel
  • 1 tablespoon of butter
  • 1 of flour.


Put the butter in a saucepan and, when melted, add the flour, and stir till the mixture is slightly yellow. Add the boiling water gradually, and the wine, cinnamon, lemon peel, and 2 tablespoons of sugar. Stir continuously for 10 minutes, but without boiling. Remove the stick of cinnamon and the lemon peel, add the yolks of egg, diluted with a little of the hot soup. Beat the whites of egg to a very stiff froth with 2 tablespoons of sugar, and drop a tablespoon at a time of the mixture in the hot soup, sprinkling each with grated cinnamon and sugar.