I remembered as a child, my mum would cook this soup when we complained of backache. This is one of those soups which I dislike. First, the colour of this soup is brownish black. Second, it has quite a strong herbal taste. Third - do I need another reason if it does not look or taste good? Still, I must say this soup is "bearable" and as I grow older, I begin to appreciate the goodness of this soup. My girl tasted the soup and gave me that "what a disgusting taste" look on her face. Ha.... I don't blame her, but hopefully she will learn to cook this soup next time.
And here are the ingredients for this soup: