Chicken soup for lung qi xu

Categories: Lung Fluid Xu, Lung Qi Vacuity, Lung Yin Vacuity, Spleen Qi Vacuity

Chicken soup for lung qi xu

INGREDIENTS
1 Black Silkie Chicken- LV KD/ sweet neutral- nourish LV KD
2 Silver Ear Fungus, LU ST —neutral sweet
60 GM Astragalus,
60 GM American Ginseng,
30 GM Solomon seal,
.5 LB Dry Scallops
1 cup Lily Flower
1 cup Black mushroom
10 slice Fresh Ginger
To taste Shaoxing wine or other high quality liquor

DIRECTIONS: Soak all herbs overnight in water except for the ginger and gingko nut. Shell the gingko and remove the skin. Add all ingredients to the ginseng cooker and fill the water to the top. Place both lids onto the ginseng cooker and place it in a larger pot and fill the outer pot with water until it reaches the handles. Cook on medium heat for 2 hours. 20 minutes before shutting off the stove add the apricot seeds.

Indications: This soup nourishes the lung and Qi. It boosts Lung Qi and yin, relieves asthma, moistens lungs, and alleviates chronic fatigue.