Job’s tears are cool in nature, and have the functions of diuresis, spleen strengthening, arthralgia removing, heat clearing and pus removing. Wax gourd has the functions of heat clearing and detoxification, diuresis and phlegm removing, dampness removing and summer heat removing, while Laoya decoction has the functions of nourishing the Yang of five zang organs, clearing the heat of deficiency and labor, nourishing blood and stomach. Summer often drink Coix wax gourd duck soup, can clear away heat and dampness, nourishing yin and beauty!


600g duck meat
200g wax gourd
50g job's tears
100g lean meat
1 teaspoon salt
6 red dates
2 slices of ginger
1 coriander


Step 1
Raw materials as shown in the picture, because I carved wax gourd, so the skin to me, normal soup does not need to peel

Step 2
Chop the duck meat into small pieces, rinse several times, cut the lean meat into small pieces, and remove the red dates

Step 3
Put all the ingredients except wax gourd and coriander into the pot, add enough water and bring to a boil

Step 4
When the water boils, skim the froth clean, turn the heat down, cover and cook for one and a half hours

Step 5
Add wax gourd and simmer for half an hour

Step 6
Finally, add appropriate amount of salt to taste. Add coriander as you like.