Archive for the 'Soup' Category

Jan 12 2015

Making Broth Is So Easy

Published by under Foods to Try,Recipe,Soup

The New York Times just ran an article on the drinking and making of ordinary broth. Making turkey or chicken broth is simple. I save the bones from a roasted chicken or turkey. Place the bones in a large pot add enough water to cover it by about 3 inches, add 1/3 cup apple cider [...]

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Dec 23 2013

Eating Well During the Holidays- Let Vegetable Soup Help

      This time of year there seems to be rich food everywhere I turn. Wonderful cookies from friends, gifts of chocolate, treats from co-workers . I will not refuse the  foods friends have made for me, but I  don’t want to over-eat either. My  strategy is to make sure I have lots of fruit [...]

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Sep 28 2013

Easy Hamburg Soup

Fall is the perfect time for soup. Here is a recipe from my mother’s recipe file. Do not skimp on the peppercorns or replace them with ground pepper, they impart the perfect amount of flavor . In  our house we say the one who bites into a whole peppercorn will have good luck. I have [...]

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Jan 30 2013

Winter Berry Vegetable Soup/Stew

The “Berries” in the title refer to wheat berries, I use them to add body to the recipe.  The final dish is so  thick with vegetables it is almost a stew. I buy my wheat berries from the farmer’s market and health food store, (if you cannot find them, simply substitute with brown rice). The wheat berries double [...]

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