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Basic recipes: Pt.3 Spicy Soups

Asian hot and sour soup uses peppers and vinegar to liven up a pork base.

Asian hot and sour soup uses peppers and vinegar to liven up a pork base.

Mention the word “soup” and everyone pictures a different one in their mind. Try it in a group sometime and you’ll be amazed.  After all, “soup” is just a liquid food with three basic ingredients: broth (stock), solid adornments, and spices.  There are thousands of variations and that is what makes soup-making so much fun. Each time soup is made, it seems different.  Read more about spices for soup and which goes with which base. Continue reading