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  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Flour 2 Tablespoon
  Milk 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Oysters and liquor 1 Pint (Fresh, Canned Or Quick-Frozen)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Grated nutmeg 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Egg yolks 2 , well beaten
  Heavy cream/Evaporated milk 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Minced celery leaves 2 Tablespoon

1. Melt the butter or margarine, blend in the flour, add milk and liquor drained from the oysters.
2. Add salt, paprika, nutmeg and oysters which have been put through the food chopper using the finest knife. Put the soup over hot, but not boiling water, cover and let stand 5 minutes.
3. Beat egg yolks until thick as cream, add cream or evaporated milk and beat together with the rotary beater.
4. Remove the oyster soup from the heat, add
1 or 2 spoonfuls at a time to the cream and egg mixture; finally add this mixture to the soup, set the pan over the hot water again and stir and heat for 1 or 2 minutes.

Recipe Summary

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Side Dish
Stir Fried

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1641 Calories from Fat 915

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 103 g158.2%

Saturated Fat 49.2 g246.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 838.7 mg279.6%

Sodium 4137.6 mg172.4%

Total Carbohydrates 89 g29.8%

Dietary Fiber 10.8 g43.3%

Sugars 37 g

Protein 91 g182.1%

Vitamin A 84.2% Vitamin C 5.1%

Calcium 87.4% Iron 17.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Oyster Bisque Recipe