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Old 04-06-2011, 02:02 PM   #1
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ISO Tips - Making Beef Consommé

What is it and how can I make a dairy free substitute for it? Thanks


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Old 04-06-2011, 02:09 PM   #2
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It is a clear soup made with beef broth and has no dairy products in it.

Beef Consume

2 (10 1/2 oz.) cans condensed beef broth (or bouillon)
1 soup can water
1/4 c. onions, sliced
1/4 c. carrots, sliced
1/4 c. celery, sliced
2 sprigs parsley
1 sm. bay leaf
1/8 tsp. thyme leaves

Heat all ingredients to boiling. Reduce heat; cover and simmer 30 minutes; strain. Makes 8 servings.

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Originally Posted by Woooshie77 View Post
What is it and how can I make a dairy free substitute for it? Thanks
It's consommé.

And it's just stock that has been clarified to crystal clear using a "raft" of ground beef, egg white, herbs and (usually) tomato.

There's no dairy in it. Recipes abound through google.
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Old 04-07-2011, 12:29 PM   #4
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Old 04-07-2011, 03:15 PM   #6
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I don't know if it was this thread or not--but once the beef bones are cooked, they are brittle and should not be fed to your dogs. I feed my dogs raw bones, never cooked bones (I have several friends who are vets and have to go in and do emergency surgery on dogs that have eaten cooked bones). Not recommended.

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