Thursday, March 22, 2012

Soup-a-Thon! {Sam}

2 Days.
2 Broths.
2 Soups.
1 Chili.
20+ Freezer Meals.

The Cookbook.

Start of Day 1. The Vegetables.

Start of the Vegetable Broth.

Simmering the Vegetable Broth.

Straining the Vegetable Broth.

Cooling the Vegetable Broth.

Beef Broth Recipe.

The Roasted Bones and Vegetables.

Simmering the Beef Broth.

Straining the Beef Broth. End of Day 1.

Start of Day 2.

Prep Work.  The Onions.  AKA... Tear Producer.

Prep Work.  The Roasted Garlic.

Prep Work.  The Chicken for Three Recipes.

The Spices for White Chicken Chili.

The Chicken Stock.

The Finished White Chicken Chili.  AKA... Lunch.

The Start of 'Creamy Roasted Garlic, Chicken and Mushroom Soup.'

Cooling 'Creamy Roasted Garlic, Chicken and Mushroom Soup.'  AKA... Dinner.

Prep Work.  Tom-Kha-Gai... AKA 'Thai Chicken, Coconut and Lemongrass Soup.'


The Finished Tom-Kha-Gai.

Me and Friend Jamie after 7 Hours Cooking Day 2.

The Finished Product, Jamie.

The Finished Product, Me.

Whew!  Look for Soup Ratings in a new permanent page soon!

- Sam


  1. Beautiful photos! They are all great but I especially like your spices photo.

  2. yahoo!! I am so happy! photos turned out great, except for the pic of me ha ha ha

  3. Oh, no, Jamie, I was just going to say that you two looked pretty darn good for that much work!! Lovely pics!