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Mario Batali and Gwyneth Paltrow’s Fish Stock

This fish stock recipe is from "Spain: A Culinary Road Trip," featuring Mario Batali with Gwyneth Paltrow, and is used to make Fideos with Seafood.

  • Yield: Makes about 4 quarts

Source: The Martha Stewart Show, December Winter 2008


  • 3 pounds fish scraps from non-oily fish, such as heads and tails from rockfish
  • 1 onion, coarsely chopped
  • 2 ribs celery, coarsely chopped
  • 2 dried bay leaves
  • 1 teaspoon black peppercorns


  1. Place all ingredients in a large stockpot with enough cold water to cover. Bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. Skim off foam and discard. Reduce heat and simmer gently, uncovered, for 25 minutes, skimming off foam as necessary. Strain through a fine-mesh sieve. Let cool and refrigerate until ready to use, up to 1 week.

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