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Turkey Carcass Soup: Cheap and Easy Lunch for just 37p a Head
I’m all about using every single bit of a turkey, and this carcass soup recipe is perfect. It’s really simple to prepare and can be left to just boil away while you’re doing something else.
This is delicious and can be easily frozen for another day. Win!
It does take some prep and cooking time, 2 and half hours really, but you don’t have to be slaving away with it. Leaving it to cook is perfect, as you get all the meat off the bone without having to even touch the carcass yourself.
This is the perfect recipe if you have a large joint of meat leftover that you need to use up. We tried this with chicken as well so it works with most white meat.
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Turkey Carcass Soup Shopping List
Turkey carcass 250g (from your roast dinner)
3 Potatoes 31p
125g Carrots 31p
100g Frozen Onion 15p
100g Cabbage 31p
400g Tin Tomatoes 34p
1 tsp Worchester sauce 2p
Total: £1.48 = 37p a head for 4 people
You can either freeze that as stock or throw in the above ingredients and leave on low all day, ready for the perfect soup that night. Win-win! As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.
Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 286 Total Fat: 5g Saturated Fat: 1g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 3g Cholesterol: 68mg Sodium: 110mg Carbohydrates: 38g Net Carbohydrates: 0g Fiber: 6g Sugar: 7g Sugar Alcohols: 0g Protein: 23g
You can either freeze that as stock or throw in the above ingredients and leave on low all day, ready for the perfect soup that night. Win-win!
As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.
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