Chile Oyster Soup
Sau Asian Bistro    Marion, Illinois
TIP: Oyster Mushrooms in various forms occur across most of North America. Cultivated varieties similar to this wild-harvested bunch from West Virginia can be purchased in stores.
The old saying goes that homemade soup is better on the second day, after the flavors blend together. Not here. This original soup medley demands freshness when it comes to individual flavors that work flawlessly well together. Oyster Mushrooms. Fresh tomato. Basil. A red-pepper chaser. Put them together in a light chicken broth and serve them right now for this easy-to-spoon Asian import. more sizzle.