It’s tasty, and since it’s got a fairly mild flavour, it may be presented in lots of ways throughout the use of different spices and herbs. Is easy to make a turkey stock today , with all the ingredients available from everywhere .Purchasing a turkey is a commitment to finding as many ways as possible to use of meat, because sometimes you simply cannot face another turkey sandwich.
Towards the end of the day, you will be left with a flavorful, somewhat gelatinous stock which will add not only depth, but lip smacking mouth feel to any dish wherein you choose to use it. You’ve a fair amount of latitude in selecting the veggies and seasonings that you put in, but there are several veggies which are common to many stocks that you should definitely add to your stock pot.
First, let us look at the process of creating a stock and after that we may consider additions. 1-2 yellow onions, cleaned and cut in half.2 large carrots, scrubbed and cut in half.2 ribs celery, cut in half. Cold water, to cover by 1.Other additions or substitutions. Use leeks, well washed, instead of onions. Add 1 head of garlic, cut in half. You can leave out the celery, some people say it can make stock bitter, although I have not found this to be the case. Pick as much meat off of the turkey carcass as you can, and reserve for soup or turkey salad.
Place the entire turkey carcass in a large stockpot. Add large chunks of veggies and a few whole spices and sprigs of herbs. Fill the stock pot with cold water to cover the ingredients by about an inch. After the water reaches a simmer rather active, adjust the heat so the liquid bubbles gently.
You don’t want the stock to boil, as this will lead to too much evaporation. The proteins and fats being released from the bones can emulsify and make the stock cloudy. This may not affect the final flavour of the dish, but if you desire a pretty and clear stock, ensure that the stock doesn’t boil. When are you doing too much turkey stock is better to be kept in refrigerator and you can use it after a while again .