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chicken sotanghon soup with malunggay and sayote
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Chicken Sotanghon Soup with Malunggay at Sayote

Chicken noodle soup using vermicelli with moringa leaves and sliced chayote. This healthy soup dish can be enjoyed as it is or as a main dish with rice. 1 lb. Chicken breast
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time35 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Filipino
Keyword: chicken noodle soup, malunggay, sotaghon
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 366kcal
Author: Vanjo Merano


  • 1 lb. Chicken breast
  • 1 piece Knorr Chicken Cube
  • 1.3 oz. Sotanghon
  • 1 ½ cups malunggay leaves
  • 1 piece sayote sliced
  • 1 piece onion chopped
  • 8 cloves garlic crushed
  • 3 tablespoons cooking oil
  • 8 cups water
  • Patis and ground black pepper to taste


  • Boil water in a cooking pot. Add chicken. Cover and continue boiling for 18 minutes. Remove chicken from the pot and let it cool down. Save the chicken stock for later.
  • Separate the bone from the meat and then shred. Set shredded chicken aside.
  • Heat oil in a cooking pot. Add crushed garlic right away. Continue cooking the garlic until it turns light brown.
  • Add onion. Sauté until it softens.
  • Add sayote. Cook for 1 minute.
  • Put shredded chicken into the pot and pour-in chicken stock. Cover the pot and let the liquid boil.
  • Add Knorr Chicken Cube. Stir and add the sotanghon noodles. Cook until noodles are soft.
  • Add malunggay leaves. Cook for 1 minute.
  • Season with patis and ground black pepper. Transfer to a serving bowl. Share and enjoy!


Calories: 366kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 31g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 73mg | Sodium: 414mg | Potassium: 755mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 34IU | Vitamin C: 203mg | Calcium: 433mg | Iron: 2mg