mirepoix

 

 

 

 

 

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Lauren McElroy

MIREPOIX

A mixture of carrot, celery and yellow onion. Generally consisting of around 50% onions, 25% carrots and 25% celery per total weight used. Pronounced "meer-pwa".

Used as the basis to flavor stocks, sauces and stews/soups.

 

As seen in my Beer-braised brisket recipe.

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