Clean the ribs under running water and then soak the ribs in clean water for 30 minutes. Change the water 2 times. Drain and set aside.
Rinse peanuts under running water.Wash the lotus root and peel off the skin and cut into large chunks. Add peanuts, ginger and lotus root chunks into the stew pot. Add water in and cook a soup or bones procedure (around 40 minutes)
When you are ready to serve add salt to taste and cover the lid and stand for another 10 minutes. Serve with coriander or scallion.