Soft rice noodles in savory broth, traditionally made with beef slices and soup bones, this soup is seasoned with spices that are loaded with health benefits; spices including cinnamon, star anise, cloves and coriander seeds. The best thing about pho is, it is made to your personal taste. Simply enjoy the rice noodles in the broth, or top it with any or all of your choice of any variety of Asian condiments for healthy heightened flavoring. These condiments can range from fresh herbs and vegetables such as basil, bean sprouts, chili peppers, cilantro, and scallions to sauces such as Sriracha, soy, fish, and hoisin sauces. You decide what the right combination is for you!
PHO NOODLES WITH SEASONING SPICE
Spice Kitchen’s pho kit comes with bundles of rice noodles, 4-blend of natural pho spices, and optional single-use condiments that include – sriracha, soy, and hoisin sauce. We also equip you with simple instructions to put all of this together to make your own steaming bowl of pho. What you need to pick up when you’re at the store: Spice Kitchen’s pho kit, a main vegetable or protein, and fresh herbs for additional flavoring (such as basil and cilantro).
1. Add the pho spice mix to a soup stock or water and simmer together.
2. Add vegetable(s) or a protein like beef (recommended) to the simmering broth. Add salt to taste.
3. Soften rice noodles in warm water. In a bowl, combine the broth and contents with the noodles.
4. Add herbs and optional condimentst. Mix and Enjoy!
With that, you have just prepared one of the world’s most delicious foods! Ranking 28 on their ‘World’s 50 Most Delicious Foods’ CNN quotes, “Pho is greater than the sum of its parts – fragrant, tasty and balanced.”
A heart-warming, delicious bowl of pho must start with a flavorful and savory base. if you don’t want to make your own broth using our pho kit, Spice Kitchen offers three delicious pho broths made with all natural ingredients, no preservatives. To enjoy, heat the premade frozen broth and add to softened rice noodles.
Make it personal! The perfect bowl of pho is one that caters to your personal taste. It is garnished with your favorite herbs and vegetables and with your favorite sauces. Add slices of protein (cooked to your taste) to top off your perfect bowl. Here’s what we recommend you add:
-fresh basil leaves and bean sprouts
-soy, sriracha, and/or hoisin sauces (to taste)
-slices of beef or vegetables (cooked to your taste)
PHO SEASONING SPICE
Are you already a pho pro looking to score just the spice to add to your own creation. Grab a Spice Kitchen’s Pho Spice Seasoning packet and you’re all set. Each packet contains a six-blend spice mix to add to your own soup stock.
How to Use the Spice Packet: Pour spices into a small bowl. Take the label off the cloth bag. Wash the cloth pouch under warm water. Pour spices into the washed pouch, seal it tightly by tying the top of the bag with the attached strings. Cook with your broth for at least 30 minutes.
Not yet a pro? No worries! Check out the recipes and how-tos page for suggestions.