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Soup From The Meuse

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  Butter 3 Tablespoon
  Boston lettuce head 1 , shredded
  Scallions 4 , sliced
  Celery stalk 1 , chopped
  Water 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Fresh green peas 1⁄2 Pound
  Cooked ham 1⁄2 Pound (In 1 Piece)
  Thyme 1 Teaspoon
  Bay leaf 1
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon (Depending On Saltiness Of Ham)
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Cream/Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Finely chopped chervil/Finely chopped parsley 2 Tablespoon

Heat the butter in a large saucepan and saute the lettuce, scallions and celery slowly for 10 minutes.
Add water, peas, ham, thyme, bay leaf, salt and pepper.
Bring to a boil, lower the heat and simmer slowly for 1 hour.
Remove the ham and cut into small pieces.
Strain the broth and puree the vegetables in the blender.
Return the ham and pureed vegetables to the broth.
Add the cream and heat the soup thoroughly but do not boil.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1680 Calories from Fat 750

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 83 g128.2%

Saturated Fat 42.2 g211.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 318.1 mg106%

Sodium 1409.9 mg58.7%

Total Carbohydrates 150 g49.9%

Dietary Fiber 20.2 g80.7%

Sugars 57.5 g

Protein 89 g177.2%

Vitamin A 226.4% Vitamin C 222.7%

Calcium 89.8% Iron 110%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Soup From The Meuse Recipe