beef bone broth
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Beef Bone Broth

Homemade beef bone broth is nutrient-dense, easy to digest and inexpensive to create at home so why not make your own? 
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 hours
Total Time 12 hours 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 pound beef bones
  • 4 small carrots
  • 1 stick celery
  • 1 leek
  • 1 brown onion
  • 1 teaspoon thyme
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 8 cups water

Instructions

  • Place the bones in a large stock pot. Pour filtered water over the bones and add the apple cider vinegar. Bring to a boil.
  • Simmer over low heat for 8 hours.
  • Roughly chop and add the vegetables to the pot.
  • Add the herbs.
  • Continue to simmer for another 4 hours.
  • Remove from the heat and allow to cool.
  • Strain using a fine metal strainer to remove all the bits of bone and vegetable.
  • When cool enough, store in glass jars in the fridge for up to 5 days, or freeze for later use.