Castilian soup recipe with ham and chorizo

Castilian soup recipe with ham and chorizo

The Castilian soup It is one of those traditional recipes that are passed down from generation to generation and that give each home its touch. It is a variant of garlic soup that includes more forceful ingredients such as serrano ham and chorizo, which provide an important caloric contribution to face the rigors of winter. A good plate of this soup in the food comforts the most painted and, in addition, gives way to the remains of hard bread. Take good note of the Castilian soup recipe with ham and chorizo, the traditional one, that I share in RecetasGratis and that surely you repeat it more times if you dare to try it at home. If you are looking for more recipes I wait for you on my blog The sweet secrets of Cuca.

4 diners 1h 30m Main course Low difficulty Additional features: Cheap cost, Popular in Autumn-Winter, Boiled, Spanish recipes Ingredients:

  • 1 head of garlic
  • 1¼ liters of water
  • 1 teaspoon of smoked sweet paprika
  • 1 jet of extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 pieces of chorizo
  • 125 grams of serrano ham
  • 150 grams of hard bread
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 1 teaspoon of choricero pepper meat (optional)
  • 2 eggs

Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1

We start peeling the garlic and cutting it in thick sheets.


We break the bread in pieces, we reserve, we cut the ham diced serrano and chorizo ​​in pieces to start preparing the traditional Castilian soup.


We sauté the garlic In a frying pan on the fire with a stream of hot olive oil. We fry until they begin to take color, then we remove and reserve.


Add the chorizo ​​pieces to the pan and sauté for a couple of minutes. We take out and reserve.


In the pan out of the fire, add the smoked paprika, stir well and add the bread. Mix very well, put the pan back on the fire and continue stirring the bread for two or three minutes. We withdraw and reserve.


We put a saucepan on the fire with the water and add garlic, chorizo, ham and bread braised in the paprika that we have in the pan and a teaspoon of meat of choricero pepper. Stir well, cover and boil the Castilian soup with ham and chorizo ​​for half an hour or 40 minutes.


We test, rectify salt if necessary and remove from heat. We add the egg without stopping to stir, which will curdle with the heat of the soup. We immediately serve the traditional Castilian soup with ham and chorizo and we enjoyed it hot. Second, we can choose a meat dish, such as baked ribs.

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