Tag Archives: Broth

Pureed Carrots/Carrot Soup

Having a fridge full of carrots and an open container of chicken stock, I decided to make carrot soup.  Midway through the soup-making, I realized that I own none of the following: a blender, a food processor, a Magic Bullet ™, or a potato masher.  I was also getting hungry, and my arms were tired from all the push-ups/pull-ups/ballet I’ve been doing since I quit my job.  The result: pureed carrots.  They were delicious.

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Making Fish Stock

Back in February, I bought and cooked some whole fish, which left me with some uneaten fish heads. I put those in the freezer, planning to make some fish stock some day. Some day was today.

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Making Chicken Broth

Just when you thought that Costco chickens couldn’t possibly be a better deal than they already were ($4.99 for a whole roasted chicken), wistfully looking at the picked-clean chicken bones before you and remembering the delicious meal you just had, you suddenly get the bright idea to use those bones to make delicious, home-made chicken broth. Tasty and cost effective!
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