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The Empress's Secret Beauty Soup

Recipe photo courtesy of Jonathon Kantor

It is rumored that this soup was a favorite with a Chinese empress and the concubines in the Forbidden City. Serve it as an elegant light lunch or as a refreshing first course for dinner.

Source: Body+Soul, July/August 2005
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Watermelon rinds add flavor to the broth during cooking.

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