How to Stock Your Pantry

Stocked pantry

I had some people ask me to compile a guide for stocking your pantry and this is the best I can come up with.  I looked at my own pantry and a few sites and even checked out Martha Stewart’s guide to stocking.  (BTW Martha, who in the world are you stocking your pantry for??) […]

Chicken Stock

Chicken Stock Author: Joshua Trent Recipe type: Soups Homemade chicken stock is just plain better than store bought. It really doesn’t take much effort and you’ll be amazed how much better your recipes come out! Ingredients 5 lbs assorted chicken bones and meat 1 large onions, unpeeled and quartered 2 carrots, unpeeled and halved 2 […]

Vegetable Stock

Vegetable Stock Author: Joshua Trent Recipe type: Soups Vegetable stock is great to have in the freezer especially if you have vegetarian friends or friends on a diet restriction. It’s also a great way to use aging vegetables from the crisper that would be otherwise tossed. Ingredients 1 tbsp unsalted butter 1 tbsp olive oil […]

Beef Stock

Beef Stock Author: Joshua Trent Recipe type: Soups This is a simple approach to a great homemade beef stock. Ingredients 4 lbs meaty beef soup bones (beef shanks or short ribs) 3 medium carrots, cut into chunks 3 celery ribs, cut into chunks, with tops 2 medium onions, quartered, unpeeled ½ cup dry red wine […]