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Newfound Soup

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Score! A newfie has promised me some island salsify from her own private stash!

I’ll have to reward her kind generosity with some tasty salsify soup.

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Written by macheide

13 February 2015 at 7:52 pm

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Cheesy Kisses

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grilled cheeseUsed to be, I was rather expert at cooking up a good soup. I had practiced making a sufficiently wide variety of soups and chowders and bisques and stews well enough to know my way around the pot, well enough to be able to pretty accurately identify the ingredients in most soups I tasted, well enough to modify recipes to my own tastes and to make up a few of my own from scratch. Then I simply stopped making my soups. Maybe it was that split pea soup that came out so poorly because I was trying to squeeze it in between all the other things on the stove that one Thanksgiving, or maybe it was how I just stopped caring about cooking (along with just about everything else) during those years of my life.

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18 January 2015 at 12:05 am

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