Mackerel Soup l Spicy Mackerel Fish Soup

Spicy mackerel fish soup with vegetables and rice : Soup from fresh frozen mackerel is rarely cooked, as it has a distinctive foul smell, which not everyone likes.

Mackerel Soup

And completely vain! Using our recipe with step by step photos, you will cook the broth correctly, which will be very tasty, rich and transparent.

To remove unwanted odor, all you need to do is add spices and roots to the pan, and then fresh frozen mackerel will make the soup smell fragrant and delicious.

In addition to the fish, the composition of the soup includes vegetables available throughout the year - carrots, onions and potatoes, as well as rice, which will make the dish thick and hearty.

Ingredients :

  • Freshly frozen mackerel - 1 pc. (300 g);
  • Carrots - 1 pc. (small);
  • Onion - 1 pc. (medium-sized);
  • Potatoes - 2 medium sized tubers;
  • Rice - 0.3 cups;
  • Odorless vegetable (sunflower) oil - 50 ml;
  • Table salt - 1.5-2 tsp. (taste);
  • Lava sheet - 1-2 pcs.;
  • Black pepper peas - 3-4 pcs.;
  • Dried celery and parsley roots - 1 tbsp. l .;
  • Garlic - 1 clove (optional);
  • Fresh dill greens - several branches (for serving).

How to Make Fresh Mackerel

How to Make Fresh Mackerel Soup :
Thaw mackerel in the main compartment of the refrigerator or at room temperature, wash, gut and cut into large pieces.

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Put fish in a pan, add bay leaf, peas and pieces of dried roots (can be replaced with fresh ones). Add cold water to the pan and place it on the stove without covering it. At first, you can reinforce the fire, but as soon as the liquid starts boiling, immediately reduces the heating power.

The secret of a clear fish stock is in a continuous silent boil. If the water boils, small particles of fish will spoil the broth. Cook for 20-30 minutes from the moment of boiling.

Fresh Mackerel

Chop the onion into a small dice.

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Cut carrots into strips or grate on a coarse grater.

Fresh Mackerel

Fry chopped vegetables in a small amount of oil until soft.

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Cut the potatoes into cubes.

Rinse rice by changing water several times.

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Remove the pieces of mackerel from the finished broth, and the broth itself - strain through gauze, return to the pan.

Put potatoes in the broth, put on medium heat, cook for 15 minutes (after boiling).

Then put the fried vegetables in the soup, squeezing them with a spoon from the oil, cook the soup for another 5-7 minutes.

About 10 minutes before the end of cooking, add rice.

Remove the bones from the pieces of boiled mackerel, and chop the flesh. Put the fish in a pan, add salt and chopped garlic. Bring the soup to a boil, cook for another 1-2 minutes.

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The dish is ready. Before serving, sprinkle each serving with chopped dill.

Bon Appetit! It turns out to be very tasty, kharcho soup we recommend you also try!