"As I ate the oysters with their strong taste of the sea and their faint metallic taste that the cold white wine washed away, leaving only the sea taste and the succulent texture, and as I drank their cold liquid from each shell and washed it down with the crisp taste of the wine, I lost the empty feeling and began to be happy, and to make plans."--Ernest Hemingway

Mom's Chicken Broth Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Eula Loftin
Added: Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 lbs Bony Chicken parts
1 Bay Leaf
tsp Thyme
12 Peppercorns
2 ribs Celery with Leaves
1 large Onion peeled and studded with 2 Cloves
1 Carrot, peeled and coarsely chopped
6 sprigs Parsley
10 Cups Water
1 Tbls Salt

Directions:
Directions:
Rinse Chicken pieces and place them in a 4 quart stock pot.
Place the thyme and peppercorns in a wire mesh infuser.
Add the remaining ingredients and bring them to a boil over moderate heat.
Simmer uncovered for 2 hours.
Remove the foam that forms on top of the soup from time to time.
The broth will cook down and become concentrated. If it tastes too salty add more water.
Place a sieve over a large bowl and with a ladle pour the soup through the sieve so that it is strained into the bowl.
Discard everything except the meat and broth.

 

 

 

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