Celery Soup

Jamie Ball

By
@cadesmom

This recipe is taken from a cookbook titled "Tempting Dishes for the Small Income" circa the late 1800's. Amounts have been converted to current measurements and language has been slightly altered to make it less confusing.


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Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

4
heads of celery, white part only
2
onions, peeled and sliced thin
4 oz
diced lean ham
8 c
chicken or vegetable stock
4 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
flour
salt and white pepper to taste
1 c
cream or milk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cut celery into 1 in. pieces.Put them in a pot with onions,ham,and once cup of stock.
2
Boil until vegetables are soft.Run mixture through a blender and return to pot.
3
Add remaining stock, butter, salt,pepper, and flour that has been mixed with small amount of stock to make a thin liquid.
4
Bring to a boil and continue cooking for another 1/2 hour.
5
Add cream or milk and serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtag: #celery