Ground Pork Miso Soup with Whole Onions

This is simple miso󠄀 soup which is enhanced by the sweetness of onions and ground pork.
Cook Time 10 minutes
Servings 4


  • 4 Onions (small)
  • 3.5 oz (100 g) Ground pork
  • 20 floz (600 cc) Dashi soup stock


  • Peel the onions and cut a cross into the bottom to half the vertical depth.
  • Microwave it in a heat-resistant glass container at 1200W for 2 minutes.  (Cooking time depends on the wattage of your microwave.)
  • Heat dashi soup stock and the cooked onions (from instruction 2) over the middle heat in a small pot. When it is boiled, add and break apart the ground pork, and cook. Remove scum floating in the pot.
  • Remove the pot from heat, add miso and stir it to be completely dissolved. Reheat the miso soup until it is just hot. Never boil the soup. Serve the soup in a bowl.

Product used in this recipe


Organic Miso White
17.6 oz (500 g)

Our Organic Miso White is the traditional Shinshu-style miso made from organic rice and soybeans, with bright beige in color, excellent balance of refreshing aroma and umami. Most versatile among Hikari Miso organic miso series to match with any cooking.

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