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650 g

Mirepoix - brown stock

  • 250 grams onion quartered
  • 200 grams leek
  • 200 grams Celery
  • 200 grams carrot
  • 120 grams Butter, room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 6
    Preparation 5min
  • 7
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      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

    Brown Stock
  1. 1. cut celery into 3cm lengths and place into mixing bowl 2 seconds/speed 5.

    2.remove celery from mixing bowl using your spatula and hold in a container for later use.

    3.Quarter onions and place into mixing bowl.

    4. cut leeks into 3cm length and place in to mixing bowl with onions, add carrots than insert measuring cup 8 seconds / speed 5.

    5. Add 120g butter at room temperature, remove measuring cup and place steaming basket  20 minute/varoma/ speed 2.

    6. Add celery to mixture - hot heat from steam can scold, use spatula to prevent scalding 4 minutes/varoma/ speed 2.

    7. Add tomato paste and cook 6 minutes/varoma/ speed 2.



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1. Alternatives to Mirepoix varies on countries taste, Variations include garlic, capsicum, olive oil, leek, mushrooms. General rule is 2 (onion):1:1 ratio to other vegetables. This recipe uses 1/2 onion 1/2 leek.

2. When replacing carrot with mushrooms or leeks to create a white saue/stock.

3. Sometimes bacon and herbs can be added.

Mirepoix can be used for many sauces, soups and stews. As well as for braising meat, poultry or fish.

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