Any macrobiotic cookbook will have a miso soup recipe.
Here's how I make mine - but it varies:
1 cup filtered water
Some carrot thinly sliced
Leeks white several rings ( 6 or seven slices)
Leek tops about 1.8th cup ( a flew slices)
1/4 dried shitaki mushroom
a bit of kombu seaweed ( dried stuff)
I boil the mixture for about 5 to ten minutes
Towards the end I remove a few spoons of the liquid and pout in a small
Then I stir into this 1 teaspoon of miso ( usually barley which I get at
The I remove the soup from the heat - stir in the miso ( Miso should
never be boiled) and let sit for three minutes and then enjoy.
I usually make this at breakfast.
You can add a couple of left over beans or some tofu or whatever.
Its great for making the intestines healthy