Gluten Free Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe My Gluten Free Guide
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By foregoing the damaging processing used in commercial soups you can retain more of the essential nutrients in the soup recipe and on top of everything else you can enjoy the process of making the soup yourself. The feeling of having actually made the soup that you are currently having is almost as good as the soup itself! Healthy Soup Recipes There is an endless variety of healthy soup recipes out there. Everyone is familiar with that old favorite chicken soup. However you do not have to use chicken and even vegetarians can find a great selection of soup recipes online easily enough. What you are really looking for in any homemade recipe is a good selection of vegetables. Onion and garlic are great additions to any soup and can bring out much of that healthy cleansing feeling that helps dislodge unpleasant flu symptoms. There are whole websites dedicated to suitable recipes and you should have no trouble finding one you really like.
Wine should be added at a ratio of no more than 1/4 cup of wine to 1 quart of soup. Beer is also a good addition to soups and stews. A good rule of thumb is 1 cup of beer to 3 cups of soup. Freeze the liquids drained from canned mushrooms or vegetables for later use in soups or stews. Since liquids boil at a lower temperature at high altitudes cooking time may need to be extended at altitudes above 2500 feet. Soups and stews should only simmer while cooking never brought to a hard boil. "Is it soup yet?" Naturally the best soups are made with a base of homemade broth and fresh ingredients but this method can be very time-consuming and labor intensive. If you like time spent in the kitchen preparing soup may be reduced by using canned or frozen broths and vegetables while still yielding an excellent product. Remember there are no really good quick soup recipes because any truly good soup needs time during preparation for flavor to fully develop. Always plan on providing enough time to prepare a really good soup or stew.
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Gumbo is a thick robust soup with hundreds of variations including chicken and sausage gumbo shrimp and okra gumbo oyster gumbo and seafood gumbo. Minestrone - a thick soup of Italian origin containing assorted vegetables peas and beans pasta (such as vermicelli or macaroni) and herbs in a meat or vegetable broth. Stew - a dish containing meat vegetables and a thick soup-like broth made from a combination of the stewing liquid and the natural juices of the food being stewed. How to Remove Fat from Soup... Soup always tastes better and is healthier if the excess fat (grease) is removed during cooking and before serving. Try any of the following techniques to remove fat: Use a large spoon to skim the fat off soup as it simmers. While cooking soup place the pot slightly to one side of the burner.