Vegetable Stock

Vegetable Stock

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lisa Johnson

By
@lisa632

Pinched from Bon Appetit magazine

Simmer, never boil. Do not cover when simmering. Uncovered it reduces and concentrates the flavor.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 2 medium
    onions, unpeeled, cut into 1" pieces
  • 10
    celery stalks, cut into 1" pieces
  • 2 large
    carrote, peeled, cut into 1" pieces
  • 8 oz
    crimini, baby bella or button mushrooms, halved if large
  • 1 small
    fennel bulb, cut into 1" pieces
  • 1
    head of garlic, halved crosswise
  • 6 sprig(s)
    flat-leaf parsley
  • 1
    bay leaf
  • 1 tsp
    whole black peppercorns
  • 4 qt
    cold water

How to Make Vegetable Stock

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oil in a large stockpot over medium high heat
  2. Add remaining ingredients and cook, stirring occasionally, until vegetables begin to soften, 5-7 minutes.
  3. Add 4 quarts cold water
  4. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer until stock is reduced by half, 1-1 1/2 hours.
  5. Strain stock through fine mesh sieve into a large bowl; discard solids.
  6. Stock can be made 3 days ahead. Let cool completely, then cover and chill, or freeze up to 6 months

Printable Recipe Card

About Vegetable Stock

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Hashtag: #stock



Leave a Comment

12 Yummy Ways to Use Bananas That’s Not in Banana Bread

12 Yummy Ways to Use Bananas That’s Not in Banana Bread


It seems no matter how hard we try, eating a bunch of bananas before they turn brown is a challenge. What happens when bananas get a little too ripe? It’s time to make banana bread. Or is it? If you want to make banana bread, check out 11 of our best banana bread recipes. But, […]

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas

16 Quick-Fix Winter Dinner Ideas


Dinners in under 60 minutes! For those nights where you need to get dinner on the family ASAP, these quick-fix dinners are here to help. Who says that homemade delicious meals require hours to make? These yummy, family-friendly dinners only need an hour from start to finish. Scroll down for classic recipes, new dinner ideas, […]

Five Delicious Ways to Satisfy a Cheese Craving

Five Delicious Ways to Satisfy a Cheese Craving


Is cheese a food group? Like pizza, I think it should be. In my mind, cheese makes everything better. If you agree, here are five delicious ways you can satisfy your cheesy craving. The ultimate way to eat cheese is in macaroni and cheese. Jane Kear (Edmond, OK) shared her recipe for 8 Cheese Baked […]