Put on high heat until the water begins to boil and reduce to achieve a steady simmer. [dropcap style=”font-size: 60px; color: #00adef;”] L[/dropcap]et’s talk soup without stock! Loving the new look, right on brand I would say if I was one of those ‘marketing’ types! College friends have told me that the carrot, celery, and onion mix is more typical of northeastern US and northern Europe. To a large Dutch oven or stockpot, add the oil, onion, and sauté over medium-high heat for about 7 minutes, or until onion begins to soften; stir intermittently. When switching to stock-free soup, it can be easy to under-season so be ultra careful to taste and add more salt if needed. Not that I don’t love creamy broccoli soup, it’s just my belt that doesn’t. this is delicious, so easy & so healthy! Ingredients. Thanks. And so glad we’ve got your cooking Mojo back. Yes! The potato adds body to the soup. Adds a lot without adding a lot. My mother just asked yesterday for “something new to do with broccoli.” I will send her over here! Soup now tastes great. ; Add the garlic, stir to combine, and sauté for 1 minute, or until fragrant. I’ll try adding lemon juice to my soup next time. Ooh look, everyone’s back! Any thoughts on other tasty things that can be added to soups to amp up the flavour without amping up the salt content? To make this hearty vegetable broth soup, simply chop up all the veggies and place them in a large stockpot or Dutch oven. I would love to try this soup but my partner isn’t 100% keen on broccoli so I might give it a miss. Add broth, celery, parsnips and turnips, cover and bring to a gentle boil over high heat. Fill the pot with roughly 6 quarts of water, leaving about an inch of headspace. hey melissa cauliflower is lovely – although I tend to sweat a few onions first for it. It has added red pepper and ginger, and is deliciously smooth. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soy_sauce. Instructions. Soy sauce is the liquid from fish preserved with salt so it makes sense that it adds a lot of meaty flavor. pepper, fire roasted diced tomatoes, celery stalks, crushed red pepper flakes and 11 … Thanks for sharing scibs.. I highly recommending adding 1/2 a jalapeno pepper, chopped with seeds and gills in, to the onion/carrot/celery saute. I refuse to make stock and I don't like buying it either. 3. I love to add the soy sauce and or the vinegar. It doesn’t take much. Even a tablespoon can turn a simple soup into something totally moreish. I love Lee & Perrins too! This is so true! means a lot to hear it from you. cat not love broccoli??? That would bring the ingredient count up. Brown beef aggressively in 2 or 3 batches, adding more oil if needed. Enough for: 2 Takes: 15 Minutes 2 heads broccoli, chopped including tender stalks 1 small piece of parmesan rind, optional, + shaved parmesan to serve 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 tablespoon lemon juice. This tea is free of caffeine and low in tannins. Add the turnip and tomatoes, and cook for another minute, still stirring. Creole food is so tasty because it starts with these three vegetables. Member recipes are not tested in the GoodFood kitchen. https://www.inspiredtaste.net/34272/homemade-vegetable-broth-recipe Now find myself browsing the whole site! Someone recently told me that pureed soups are good for those trying to eat less, because the water is incorporated with the solids and makes one feel full for longer than the equivalent amount of food and water consumed separately. Yum. I also freeze parmesan rinds and often chuck a chunk in. and that languished in the fridge and dried out a little, it was used in a stockless pea soup and ‘fished out’ before serving. Jx. love soups! I also agree with the not too much water and never add salt unless it’s a touch of soy sauce or miso. … I made your roast broccoli last night and used it to make a soup, wow it was delish! Soy sauce is rich in lovely umami-type savoury flavours. I did get stuck on the way over to Ireland but ended up with a few bonus shopping days in London – so it wasn’t so bad. Cover and simmer rapidly for 8-10 minutes or until broccoli is tender. There aren’t fish of any kind in soy sauce, which is one reason vegetarian monks use it. Keep up the great work, very impressive…. I love soups but can’t stand all the chemical soup bases. I’m learning to make rouxs without wheat flour.) For a quicker vegetable soup, you will need to sauté the vegetables … Hi everyone :). I have experimented with an indian spiced red lentil soup which is pretty good. Browning onions really adds flavor. Heat the olive oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat; add all the vegetables, garlic and onion. ? I like to keep miso paste in my minimalist kitchen because they can be used in cooking/baking fish and tasty sauce for vegetables. I have a different type of puree blender can I use that? Next time I make soup I think I will puree and call it a cream soup. To serve add a dollop of cream. Thank you so much. Get luxury towels worth £79.99 for just £14.99, plus P&P! if you leave a block of cheddar (or really any yellow cheese) dry out in the fridge you can use that! Interesting. Always have been a fan of cheese-and-broccoli arrangements, and this is another one on the list. lot.) Strain the broth through a sieve and freeze the broth in ice cube trays, or if using right away, pour … simple, soy sauce. I started googling soups without stock and stumbled upon your recipe. Add veggie or veggies of choice and when everything is soft, wizz with a blender. https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/182975/homemade-vegetable-soup I love soup, too. Just stumbled on your site, trying to find soups without stock recipes, so thank you very much. i love soup!..especially mushroom or cauliflower and broccoli with bacon..a chef told me long ago !..i didnt listen!..put a nip of brandy ! ## Soy sauce is the liquid from fish preserved with salt so it makes sense that it adds a lot of meaty flavor. Your email address will not be published. https://www.chowhound.com/recipes/easy-vegetable-soup-29367 Bring 2 cups water to boil in a medium saucepan. What about cleaning the broccoli before making the soup? I’ve been adding a shake of smoked paprika towards the end of cooking before pureéing a smooth vegetable soup. Just make sure your vegetarian friends eat fish before you add it in. Nice receipe! Method. You can always thin out a too-thick soup, but rescuing a watery soup can take hours of simmering. To thicken, the tradition is to use file (fee-lay) or okra. Delicious! Some chilli can do wonders to compliment the warming nature of soup. Instructions Heat the oil in a large pan or pressure cooker. A little cumin or coriander or even curry powder can give an old favourite soup a new lease of life. And I used nutritional yeast instead of cheese to make it vegan friendly. Stocks tend to be quite salty naturally, so soup made on a stock base tends not to need as much salt & pepper. Mushroom Soup with Brown Butter Walnuts & Crispy Sage, http://www.101cookbooks.com/archives/homemade-bouillon-recipe.html, http://www.soyinfocenter.com/HSS/soy_sauce7.php, Managing screentime, finding balance and future plans – A Coronavirus Hostful – Slow Your Home, What to add to soup to make it taste better? It’s FANTASTIC. Hi Jules, Read a few comments about fixing watery, bland veg soup. 9 easy steps - The cooking bar. Sometimes I use a Rooibos tea bag to flavour the water I am using in the soup. Or use a regular blender of food processor – just be very careful when pureeing the hot soup. Great tips for other soups though! Glad you’re back, Jules, and that everyone is safe and well… Looking foreward to a new year with you! How to Make Vegetable Soup. All it takes for a good vegetable soup is to simmer vegetables in it until they’re … Use spices to add flavor. Since I really only use chicken, I get chicken stock this way. Great post – I think the best soups are always those that let the flavour of its no. Then I can get away with a quick addition of spinach/peas/broccoli without a stock. I always, always, add garlic too. Turn the Instant Pot off and add the garlic, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper. Thanks for these tips to add life to my vegetable soup! phyllis thanks for sharing your creole soup culture – LOVE IT! 1 ingredient shine through, this looks just beautiful. I love your tips! Wow, I love the look of that soup (I love broccoli!) That’s more than five. Making a blended-vegie mix to freeze would have to take up a lot less space than boiling up stock and freezing that. First time visitor. Serve with extra parmesan sprinkled over the top. ), love your work alex! So rather than add stock, I like to add at least one of these directly to the soup. Here is how soy sauce is made. Thanks for sharing your tips, love your photography! I made it with frozen broccoli since that was all the broccoli at that time. I always start with a potato for vegetable soup of any kind. The other thing that I find works well is adding fruit juices (like lemon, lime or orange .- especially to carrot, spinach or pea soups) and fresh herbs just before serving and no stock needed as long as I have seasoned well. ben chicken bouillon kinda fits in with the stock category for me… a bit too much work to make your own and store bought ones tend to be disappointing.. thanks miss mands! I’m trying this soup tonight for dinner. I use soy sauce or miso or vegemite in my soups for that fuller flavour – the other thing that I find that works if I don’t have the others on hand is to properly caramelise my onions first and adding water to them to stop them from burning, then repeating the process a few times. Thanks for the tips! loving the idsa of the blended vegie mix to freeze ahh the elusive vegemite nut.. cute. but always stock-based which, I agree, takes a lot of ‘doctoring’ to make it interesting. I try to avoid adding salt to food and 1 tbsp of soy sauce usually has about 2/3 of an adult’s daily sodium intake (950mg of the 1500mg you’re ‘supposed’ to have). I was trying to make a “clean eating” version of ramen noodles, but I didn’t have any chicken broth or stock in my pantry! lovely to hear from you marie – hope your mother enjoys the broccoli soup! Win win! I use a little soy sauce in my soups aswell, gives it a little flavour plus salt. http://www.soyinfocenter.com/HSS/soy_sauce7.php, […] The Stone Soup Brocolli Soup (I just added zucchini and spinach and adjusted water and seasoning as needed) […]. And thanks for mentioning citrus juice and herbs – can make a world of difference. Add the onions and saute on a medium heat for 2-3 minutes Add the celery and carrots and saute them with the onion for a further 3-4 minutes. into it!..it gives the most wonderful homemade taste! Add the garlic, salt, and Italian seasoning in the pot and constantly stir for one minute until you feel it fragrant. Also, instead of the Parmesan, could I use Colby jack cheese? Only difference is that I add cauliflower to it too – adds a white veg (I try to eat as many colours of veges as I can) and is souper tasty… pun too much?? They’re really helpful. Then I added some noodles and chili powder at the end. Stir and cook for 1 … You can you turn every vegetable in an amazing soup but you do have to follow a couple of simple rules to make the soup taste perfect every […], Your email address will not be published. That 101cookbooks bouillon recipe that Zo has linked to looks right up my alley. Can you suggest an easy healthy soup can I make without needing some kind of meat or vegetable stock or heavy cream? https://www.yummly.com/recipes/vegetable-soup-without-stock Stocks sure can make soup seem like a bit effort. I like the idea of a broccoli soup that isn’t cream based. And when in a pinch I too go for the soy sauce or fish sauce. So glad I found this recipe. And in soup form, it feels even more nurturing. Once you’ve got a good broth, your soup is essentially made. 1 tablespoon olive oil (or another cooking oil such as canola oil or sunflower oil) 1/2 large onion (chopped) Optional: 3 clove cloves garlic (minced) 2 ribs celery chopped. Not my favorite on pizza, but a little goes a long way and can really deepen a soup or risotto. Stock is nice but one can get by without it. Saute for 7 to 10 minutes, until onions are translucent and browned. I can’t believe soy is made from soybeans. But I did make a soup with aromatics, today. I make it this way often. Things like pesto or harissa give a real flavour … 13 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating. thanks alex! Chop all the vegetables and place in saucepan or pressure cooker and cover with water (not quite covererd if in a pressure cooker) STEP 2 Bring to the boil and simmer until all the vegetables are soft … Great tips! Good for you! But for vegetarians or vegans like myself, I prefer to leave the chickens and animals alone ;). https://www.yummly.co.uk/recipes/flavor-vegetable-soup-without-broth (Yes, I was raised on gumbo, jambalaya, and etoufee, but recently diagnosed as gluten intolerant. Great blog! It’s hard not to love broccoli. Question for you. When done I dislove a spoon of miso paste in the remaining water and put them together for a tasty, simple soup. My other favorite is Japanese miso paste. gina I’ve just been experimenting with different frozen veg – love the way your mind works. Fish sauce is also made from fish specifically anchovies. Welcome back! Hi Jules! ooo – welcome back! Having been the cook for a growing family for 40 years I had completely lost my enthusiasm for cooking. Um, Soy Sauce is vegetarian, it is quite literally made from fermented SOYa beans, hence the name. Add the broth mix and stock, season with salt and freshly ground pepper… Had my first white christmas – totally unforgettable! If you don’t have a stick blender, feel free to serve as a chunky soup. Also using HP sauce gives a meaty edge. Heat the oil in a soup pot, add your prepared celery, bell pepper, and green onions. Yum Amy… Smoked paprika is one of my favourite ingredients. Add the broth… Remove lid, … Start with aromatic vegetables! Funny – green soup was the only way to get veges into my son when he was younger – rejected almost everything else. Add all the remaining ingredients, the water last of all. This post has changed my mind on soup making. Miso soup goes well with tofu, vegetables, mushrooms, fish, kelp, and even potatoes. When you’re making soup without stock, it’s really important that you don’t add too much water or other liquid. I subbed real parm for a Wisconsin variety, which slightly melted away in the soup, so I left it in and blended it all together turned out wonderfully creamy. Rather, I cut the broccoli small, added carrots, fresh squeezed lemon juice and fresh squeezed orange juice. A little lemon juice or a splash of vinegar can turn a dull soup into a vibrant star. Mushrooms are amazing for umami :), Anchovies were traditionally included in Soy Sauce, and I have purchased soy sauce with anchovies ie fish in it. ##. hey kylie! now if you aren’t a ‘marketing type’ I don’t know who is. Bring the vegetable soup … Here, all those aromatics are very expensive, much more so than buying stock, and especially more expensive than saving the bones and juices from meat meals and making a simple stock with the bones, onion, carrots and celery. Only came here to find a stock-free soup idea. Love your Website Blog Recipes etc. No fish involved. claire love your work,,, and the puns ;) lovely to hear from you, jen I’m hearin you about country living and absence of good parmesan. Seasoning properly is critical for optimum flavour in all cooking but especially so in soup. Instead of carrots, use green pepper, celery, and onions sauted tender to start. are there any other vegetables people suggest making into a soup like this? _________________________________________________, Tags: broccoli, delicious, dinner, parmesan, soup. In a heavy-bottomed soup pot, heat the olive oil over a low-to-medium heat. lol. Cauliflower soup, with carrots, onion, garlic AND four strips of good quality side bacon, not cooked just added in two-inch pieces, and the rind of a piece of parmesan. She only recommends freezing for a month, that seems like a short freezer life to me, anyone else? One thing I do is steam a bag of frozen chunky veg. I keep rinds and strange bits of cheese in a jar in the freezer (next to the bones container) to use like this. I always thought it was fermented, salted soy beans. 5. It’s delicious. The only step I skipped was the cheese and purée-ing the veggies. I’d probably do the salt-free freezing one. Love to try this recipe but I’m afraid out here in the boonies, the only parm I can get comes in a green plastic shaker can….well, there is the generic but why bother. Rustle up this … 2. So I though I would try here. Love your site and recipes. Just remembered I had packet instant Miso Soup. Thank you for sharing. I’m looking forward to trying more of your recipes. My mom was born and raised in southern Louisiana where creole and cajun food reigns. My ex used to eat the funny ‘cheese’ spread that comes in a jar – and after he left (a good thing!!!) My 10-minute stock is vegetable-based because chicken, fish and beef/veal stocks need longer simmering time to extract all the flavor from the bones and cuttings. Cheers, Gina. Perfect timing! Tips for Making Vegetable Soup Ingredients. this might be the dish to change his mind ;). Is that a problem? Celeriac, hazelnut & truffle soup. the soup will be lovely without it… fresher tasting but not in a bad way ;) you could add some cream or olive oil if you’d like a bit more richness, @Jen – (and apologies Jules- not taking over your blog!) This easy butternut squash soup recipe is completely dairy-free! Some does, some doesn’t. s & a yes you’re right – soy sauce doesn’t contain any fish – it’s a fermented soybean product. Things like pesto or harissa give a real flavour hit to soup, not to mention adding some textural variation. Add the onions and bell peppers. I look forward to browsing through your site ? I use canned stock (actually boxed) but always start with the “holy trinity” as my mom calls it, and always have success. I aso season my food with nutritional yeast, spices, herbs or Cenovis (Swiss vegi Marmite). When the broth is ready, you only have to pour it through a strainer into a large heat-proof bowl or pot and discard solids. 4. I really like how easy this recipe is and how acessible it is for college students to make! Start with a small amount, taste, add more, if needed. One of the secrets to great stock is being generous with the aromatic vegetables – onion, carrots & celery. For a vegan version, skip the cheese and serve with a sprinkling of lightly toasted pinenuts or almonds. I love file, but it’s hard to find the good stuff, so I save it for my gumbos and for other soups I use arrowroot, cornstarch, or one of the gluten-free flours. I likey. I have the same trouble making soup; I don’t buy canned stock and I don’t make my own from scratch. Here in the UK we have Worcester Sauce usually known by its brand name Lee and Perrins I use this a lot. I’m thinking more along the lines of a broccoli cheddar soup…. What are your thoughts on chicken bouillon? In the past I felt I had to use stock to get a really delicious full flavoured soup. I consider a bag of frozen veg to be one ingredient. Good Food Deal 2 carrots (sliced and peeled) 2 cups mixed vegetables (chopped) 1/2 teaspoon salt. Looked everywhere and could not find where to enter my email to get free cookbook. Just add boiled water and wait ? Thinking about trying this tonight but I don’t have lemons or lemon juice. Puree in the saucepan with a stick blender until smooth. Hope you had a good break – glad to see you back. Welcome back from your holiday1 I hop eyou didn’t get stuck anywhere due to the snow. another claire interesting theory on the pureed soups… not sure how it would work but any excuse to eat more soup! It’s a blend of french, spanish, african, and Choctaw Indian influences. That is a very important but time consuming task you don’t mention in the video… I would never eat the broccoli from the supermarket where everybody touches the broccoli! You can use the veggies to make a vegetable cream soup, you can place them in a pot with water and fresh veggies (I added chopped pumpkin this time) and cook until the fresh vegetables … […] explain what little tricks I use at the end of every week. Big flavour and no waste. Ooh yes Etak! I thought so too, so I looked it up. Being in the boonies means increasing the creativity (and using the generic stuff or an alternative isn’t always bad – just think of it as practise for knowing what to do when the real desired ingredient is accessible!!! A nice warming comes through but subtle. Taste and season with salt, pepper and lemon juice. It’s probably not that high fan Kaitlin… but definitely low carb! 1. jump in at any time.. and definitely glad the cheese spread guy is an ex ;). Add broccoli, Parmesan rind, if using and soy sauce. I don’t know about that, but they are yummy too. As a non-vegan/non-vegetarian, I have to say this soup was… absolutely delicious. Yum! New! Even a cup adds flavour and nutrition, such as calcium from the bones in the way our bodies can most efficiently use it. All its greenness just screams good for you. Often I didn’t have any stock in the freezer or the pantry. Not at all hot. Thanks to you I have regained my mojo for experimenting and you make all the preparations so easy and yet result in really tasty nutritious meals 2 thoughts re soup flavours without the hassle of a stock base. I am a steadfast devotee of stock based everything, but It is does take a lot of time. Hey Jules, I’m from South Africa and here we have a fragrant, red tea we call rooibos (red bush). I just made this soup, so simple, smells beautiful and it is so delicious! Next, open the lid and keep cooking for five more minutes. Another good umami flavour which works in everything I’ve tried is the water from rehydrating dried porchini mushrooms or and dried wild or mixed mushrooms. This is a quick and easy recipe for a delicious hearty vegetable soup, especially comforting on a cold winter's evening. I’m looking forward to more delicious recipes. Oh. Next you’ll tell me that vegemite isn’t from the vegemite nut? Added 3 sachets & they made all the difference. What should I do if I don’t have a hand-puree blender? If you’re interested in soup, my class at The Virtual Cookery School has a heap of simple 10 minute soups similar to this one. It’s totally possible to make amazing soups without stock. I’d love to add the flavor a parm rind would give but since I probably won’t get my hands on any, is there something I can use in its place? Can this really be that high in fat just from the cheese? Stir them over the medium flame, covered for 5 minutes. Required fields are marked *. I’ve switched to making my own frozen bouillon – http://www.101cookbooks.com/archives/homemade-bouillon-recipe.html which is both natural, no-waste, tastier than store-bought, compact, and totally customisable. https://www.yummly.com/recipes/vegetable-soup-without-chicken-broth We have often discussed stock options (hehe) here, such as what to do with all the bloody celery. And I really like the simplicity of this soup…, pleasure jun! All of these tips work wonderfully. by Mary Berry. Read on for a method of creating a quick, vegetable stock that will enhance any soup and can be made at the last minute. Add the carrots, celery, onion, garlic, and leek and cook for 2 to 3 minutes or until the onion is slightly translucent, stirring more or less continuously. simplicity is definitely where it’s at. https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/14033/worlds-greatest-vegetable-broth Not sure if there is any truth in this biologically, but it would explain why I find soup so satisfying! this reminds me of a cauliflower/broccoli one I had at a friends place a few years ago – delish. Heat the olive oil in a large pan. Lay the chicken carcass in a stockpot comfortably big enough to contain it and the water. We eat a lot of soup at my house (a. Chop all the vegetables and place in saucepan or pressure cooker and cover with water (not quite covererd if in a pressure cooker), Bring to the boil and simmer until all the vegetables are soft (about 10 minutes in the pressure cooker), Add bayleaf, 2 stock cubes, parsley, salt and pepper, tomato puree, cannellini beans and simmer for a further 5 minutes, Add the dissolved corn flour stirring all the time and bring back to the boil a couple of minutes, Choose the type of message you'd like to post, The inside stalks of a celery including the leaves, 1 can of cannellini beans drained and rinsed, 1 heaped tsp of corn flour dissolved in a tbsp of water. So I made a conscious effort to experiment with soups that don’t require stock as a flavour base. i’ve already made it twice this week. Wow I wouldn’t have thought of brandy… thanks for sharing Colin! Remove browned beef into a … This would also work well with frozen broccoli. 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