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Thread #165215   Message #3974149
Posted By: Jon Freeman
30-Jan-19 - 02:22 PM
Thread Name: BS: Recipes - what are we eating?
Subject: RE: BS: Recipes - what are we eating?
Soups are new to me, Donuel. As is the multi-cooker which Iím feeling my way with on and offÖ Btw, one thing Iíve found with it (actually mentioned on various web sites but I found out before readingÖ) that was highlighted by making an utterly tasteless veg curry (rescued by adding stuff and doing on a pan but not even vaguely presentable to anyone as it was) is that, while there is some venting, itís pretty much a sealed system. This can affect the qty of water you would use for a vegetable meal.

Anyway back more to your question. Mum used to make some very nice soups, watercress and a stilton and celery as starters for Christmas /Boxing days in the past come to mind but I donít recall her using a pre made base for a soup as such.

That said, Iím pretty well convinced that she has used a can of soup, quite likely the non meat ones on your list, as a quick base for a sauce to go with a meal.