Easy Organic Veggie Broth Infuses Flavor into Your Food

The great thing about rice as a regular food at mealtime is that it's easy to make. Make your food taste even better with this secret.

Depending on how you make your rice, it can turn out either really bland or really tasty. Most recipes call for butter or salt. One way to ensure your rice always tastes delicious is by adding healthy organic broth to the water your rice recipe. 

The surest way to get a really tasty, fresh and healthy broth for your daily cooking? Make it your self. This very simple broth recipe can also be used with any other savory dishes you make. The best things about it are 1) Super healthy (you'll get a good dose of vitamins and minerals by drinking it or using it) 2) Extremely easy to make and 3) Not going to break your budget.

While a large portion of America has turned to meal kits for weekly food, there are some things a meal kit can't deliver very well and that's broth. A good broth adds layers of complexity to food that you can never achieve with basic seasoning alone. When you make your own broth you get to choose your favorite ingredients, seasoning and ensure the sources are ones you approve of.  

Get comfortable with a recipe you love and you'll never quit it. Using broth regularly is a great addition to your cooking.

Basic Veggie Broth Recipe with Not So Basic Spicing

  • Add 3 cups of water into a sauce pan and turn on high heat
  • Chop one large carrot
  • Add 1 chopped leak (up to the green)
  • 1 small parsnip
  • 1 small small shallot
  • 1 large celery stalk
  • 1 teaspoon of fresh chopped ginger
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 teaspoon of Daddy's Gourmet Thai Basil Spice
  • 1/2 a teaspoon Terre Botanicals Bay Laurel Tarragon Spice
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • Optional (fennel)
  • Let simmer for up to 2 hours. Make it on a Sunday so that it's ready for the week!

The fresh organic vegetables in this recipe and organic salts make this broth sizzle. When making rice, replace half the water with broth. Or when making chicken, baste the chicken with your broth. Other uses, saut√© carrots in a tablespoon or two of broth.

Once you get a recipe down that you love, it can easily be a variation of the above, you'll use it nonstop and start feeling healthier too.

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The herb salts from Daddy's Gourmet and Terre Botanicals -- both local to Arizona and shipping nationwide on Treatmo, make organic salts with unique preparations that are a great source of real food and nutrition. Daddy's Gourmet herbs are grown right on his farm in Mesa, Arizona and are mixed with black or red Hawaiian sea salt or Himalayan salt. 

Terre Botanicals infuses organic salt (and sugar) with culinary oil to give food the nutritional value of powerful herbs through the oil of the plant. The result is amazing flavor!

Treatmo app on iTunes to shop salts and broths. See how to use treatmo.