A small amount of an acidic ingredient like lemon juice added at the end of cooking brightens flavors, especially in long-simmered bean soups or rich meat-based soups. Start with a little bit of acid, taste and adjust, until your soup tastes balanced and bright.
These are CNN's nominations for 20 of the best soups around the world:Banga | Nigeria. Beef pho (phở bò) | Vietnam. Bouillabaisse | France. Caldo verde | Portugal. Chupe de camarones | Peru. Gazpacho | Spain. Groundnut soup | West Africa. Gumbo | United States.
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Have you ever had mulligatawny? Best soup ever! It's basically a curry soup, most often made with chicken, vegetables, apples, and rice. Not only is it absolutely delicious, it's the perfect example of how one culture acquires food from another and adapts it to their own taste.
"If your broth is lacking in savory richness, try adding roasted onion, tomato paste, mushrooms, seaweed, soy sauce, or miso. These ingredients add umami flavor and depth to broth," she says.
Blends most suitable for soups include All-Seasons Salt, Celery Salt, Garlic Salt, Herbal Seasoning (no salt), Italian Seasoning, Mexican Seasoning and Onion Salt. Of course, all-purpose and ethnic blends like Italian Seasoning are always good bets, too.
The best part, most are already in your fridge or pantry.Lemon Juice. Acidity in a soup can really make a difference because it adds a high back-note. Wine. Wine is the perfect liquid to unstick the brown stuff from the bottom of your pan. Fish Sauce. Worcestershire Sauce. Sesame Oil. Yogurt. Pesto. Beer.