Watercress With Honey Dates
300g watercress (smaller species)
5 honey dates
8 pieces candid winter melon strips
1.5 litre water
1. Discard roots of watercress. Wash and soak in salt water for 15-20 minutes.
2. Bring 1.5 litres of water to a boil, add in watercress, honey dates and winter melon strips. Simmer over low heat for 2-3 hours.
Note: Soup good for relieving a prolonged dry, hacking cough.