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I had meat fondue last night: beef, chicken, and shrimp cooked in a simple vegetable broth at the table. When we were finished eating, the broth was thrown away. I could only help but wonder: are there any typical dishes made with the used broth?

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I would use this broth to make soups. It would make a great base for a number of soups such as scotch broth, but also for using for the stock for making other soups such as lentil or whatever you fancy.

Good luck!

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You could try making Vietnamese Pho, a meal which is basically Noodles, Spring Onion and Meat of some sort (perhaps what you have left over from the Fondue) and Stock.

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Ohhh, Pho is much more than that. It is pure happiness in food form. Plus good traditional pho broth uses only beef stock that has been simmering for at least 6 hours. I think the broth would make a cheap knock-off and can be better use as a base for other soups. –  Jay Jan 25 '12 at 18:44

You can use it like normal bouillon. For example you could put it in the water for boiling pasta or rice.

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What the Princess said! Or Pho. Broth for stew and soup and noodles and ...

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