13 Fish Soup

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The Chefs' Knowledge: The modern culinary repertoire

By Chandos Elletson

Published 2022

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No list of soups is complete without the classic French fish soup.

At its best this soup is untouchable as one of the great dishes of the world and one that has a pride of place on any menu whether it be fine dining or casual bistro. It relies on getting hold of a special type of fish but is not dependent on them - if you can get them your soup will be more authentic but not necessarily better. However, the special small fish of the Mediterranean coast of Provence just happened to b