Soup kharcho

A favorite dish of many men is beef kharcho soup. The classic Kharcho soup recipe contains many seasonings, garlic, special plum sauce and walnuts. The secret of its preparation is largely connected with the choice of good meat. The meat should be fresh, fat, preferably brisket-

How to make classic Kharcho soup

Servings Per Container - 6-8.

Preparation - 30 min.

Time - 1.5-2 hours.

Calorie content - 258 kcal per 100 g.


  • 500-600 g of beef meat on the bone
  • 100 g walnut kernels -
  • 2 pcs. onions
  • three tablespoons tomato paste
  • 1 PC. carrots
  • 150 g round rice
  • 5-6 cloves of garlic
  • three tablespoons tkemali sauce
  • ground red pepper
  • salt
  • 5 g hops suneli seasoning
  • peppercorns
  • 50 g vegetable oil
  • parsley

Cooking Instructions:

  1. We take the meat and cook the broth. To do this, put a deep pan on the fire, put the washed meat in it and fill it with cold water. As soon as the water begins to boil, remove the foam using a slotted spoon. Next, reduce the heat and cook the meat over low heat. We add the broth, cover the pan with a lid and leave to cook for an hour and a half, depending on the quality of the meat. When cooking young beef, we focus on 60 minutes. If the meat is old, cook it for at least 1.5 hours.
  2. As soon as the meat is cooked, take it out and put it on a plate so that it cools down.
  3. Meanwhile, the finished beef broth is filtered through a sieve, removing small bones and settled foam.
  4. Separate the cooled meat from the bones, cut into medium-sized pieces and put in the broth.
  5. We take onions, peel, cut into small cubes.
  6. Pour the sunflower oil into the preheated pan and put the onions in it. Fry until golden brown, stirring constantly so that the onion does not burn .-
  7. Peel the carrots, cut into cubes and put in a pan with onions.
  8. In tomato-fried vegetables we put tomato paste, tkemali, red hot ground pepper and suneli hops. Mix and remove from heat.
  9. We wash the rice in several waters.
  10. We put the pan with the broth on the fire, put rice in it, a few peas of allspice.
  11. Grind walnuts in a coffee grinder or using a blender.
  12. Grind the garlic and mix with nuts.
  13. We send the nut-garlic mixture to the broth. There we send the frying of onions and carrots.
  14. Mix everything and cook for another 5 minutes.
  15. Turning off the fire, let it brew for half an hour and then serve in plates.
  16. Finely chop the greens and sprinkle on her dish.

Classic Kharcho soup in a slow cooker: a step by step recipe with a photo

Servings Per Container - 6-7.

-Preparation - 30 min .-

Time - 1.5-2 hours.

Calorie content - 258 kcal per 100 g.

For the classic Kharcho soup recipe, you need the following set of products:

  • 500 g beef brisket
  • 100 g onion
  • 100 g of rice
  • 100 ml Tkemali
  • salt
  • garlic
  • pepper
  • vegetable oil
  • hops-suneli
  • cilantro

Step-by-step cooking instructions:

  • Cook the broth. To do this, wash the meat under running water, put it in the bowl of the multicooker. Pour cold water to a level of two liters. Set the "Soup" mode and cook for one hour.

  • Meanwhile, peel the onions and carrots. We cut them into cubes and fry them in a frying pan in vegetable oil.

  • Grind walnuts. For these purposes, use a blender or coffee grinder. Without them, a meat grinder will help to chop nuts.

  • As the meat is cooked, we get it and leave to cool .-
  • We cut the meat into medium-sized pieces and send it back to the broth.

  • We wash the rice and put it in the broth for meat.

  • Cook in the previous mode for another 20 minutes.
  • Put nuts, spices, salt, sauce in the soup.

  • Grind the garlic. Help with this garlic squeezer. Put the garlic gruel in the soup. Cook it for 5 minutes.
  • Turning off the slow cooker, let the soup brew.
  • Pour it on plates and serve .-

Useful Tips

  • In order for garlic to reveal its entire aroma, it is recommended to grind it with a knife. To do this, crush the clove with the flat side of the knife and only then chop it finely.
  • To make a real kharcho, you need to get a special base of tklapi. Tklapi is nothing more than plum puree thickened in the sun. You can replace it with tkemali sauce. In the absence of tkemali, fresh tomatoes, tomato paste or pomegranate juice are used as a sauce. These ingredients will give the soup the necessary acidity.
  • When using potatoes, it is boiled until tender and mashed as for mashed potatoes. Then send it to the broth.
  • To make the broth rich, take only meat on the bone.
  • Meat should only be cooked over low heat.
  • A pinch of saffron will add color to the kharcho soup.
  • It is better to use a cauldron as a dish for making kharcho.
  • The necessary sharpness is achieved with a combination of a mixture of peppers.

In addition to these secrets, each hostess has her own, allowing her to achieve the preparation of a perfectly tasty kharcho. You can share your secrets of cooking such a soup in the comments.

A video tutorial will help you understand the technique of making kharcho soup according to the classic recipe.

Watch the video: Kharcho Recipe. Georgian Beef Walnut Soup. Суп Xарчо (April 2020).