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Chicken Broth (Brodo Di Polio)

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  Stewing chicken 5 Pound
  Water 5 Cup (80 tbs)
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Celery with leaves 5 (3 Inch Pieces)
  Carrots 3 Small, washed and scraped
  Onions 2 Medium
  Tomato 1 Large, rinsed and quartered

Clean chicken, disjoint, cut into pieces, and rinse.
Put into a saucepot.
Rinse giblets, refrigerate liver, and put remaining giblets into pot.
Add water, salt, celery, carrots, onions, and tomato.
Cover and bring to boiling.
Uncover and skim off foam.
Cover tightly.
Simmer 2 to 3 hours.
When chicken is almost tender, add liver.
Cook about 15 minutes.
Remove chicken and giblets from broth, cool slightly, and remove skin.
Remove meat from bones, and use as needed in recipes.
Strain broth and cool slightly.
Remove fat that rises to surface.
Refrigerate fat; use as needed.
Cool broth and refrigerate until needed

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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