beef & vegetable soup #2

Categories
Meats
Microwave
Soups/stews
Yield
6 Servings
MeasureIngredient
  BEEF STOCK: Made one day ahead
5 pounds Short ribs of beef
1 large Onion skin left on
2 eaches Whole cloves
3 eaches Cloves of garlic
2 eaches Stalk celery with leaves
1 large Carrot
3 cups Low/no sodium beef broth
3 larges Carrots cut in 1/2 inch dice
2 larges Parsnips cut in 1/2 inch dice
2 eaches Stalk celery cut in 1/2 inch dice
6 eaches Sprigs fresh dill
½ pounds Green beans 1 inch lengths
2 eaches Leeks cut into thin strips
¼ cup Chopped parsley
¼ cup Chopped dill
  Salt and pepper to taste

VEGETABLES:

Place short ribs in a soup pot. Halve onions and stud with cloves. Add garlic, celery, carrot and broth. Add water to cover by 1½ inches. Cook, covered, for 1 ½ hours or until meat is tender. Remove meat, cool slightly and shred from the bones, trimming and discarding all fat. Cool meat completely.

Wrap well and refrigerate until ready to use. Discard bones.

Strain stock, discarding solids, and cool completely.

Refrigerate overnight. Remove and discard alll the fat that has risen to the top before using. To make soup, return defatted stock to large soup pot. Add diced carrots, parsnips, celery and dill sprigs. Bring to a boil slowly. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, for 15 minutes. Bring reserved meat to room temperature. Add green beans and leeks; simmer for an additional 10 minutes. Remove dill sprigs. Add reserved meat and half the chopped parsley and dill. Season with salt and pepper; cook 3-4 minutes more to heat through. Add remaining chopped parsley and dill, then serve steaming hot.

Random recipe of the day

Gold spice cake

Follow us

 Subscribe in a reader