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Old 10-21-2012, 02:26 PM   #1
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Using Parmesan Rind

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I make a ginger chicken soup that uses a parmesan rind in the broth for flavor. Does anyone know if/how many calories this might add to the soup? You remove the rind before eating.

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Old 10-21-2012, 02:48 PM   #2
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I would think the calorie amount would be minimal. Just enjoy the nice flavor the rind gives.

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i'm figuring the calories from the cheese would be nominal, & be mostly fat, so that would float. you can easily remove the fat layer from soups by removing the soup from the range & drawing layers of paper towel gently across its surface, or by refrigerating the soup & breaking/skimming the surface once solidified, as the fat rises to the surface of many a food.
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