Shaker Recipe of the Month

Church Family Kitchen - Hancock Shaker Village
Kitchen of the Church Family, Hancock Shaker Village
Frank Leslie’s Popular Monthly, September 1873

September 2017

Tomato Rice Soup

1 1/2 qts. sifted tomato 1/2 tbsp. flour
Pinch of soda 1/4 cup sugar
2/3 cup cooked rice salt to taste.
1 cup sour cream pepper to taste .

Combine sifted tomato, pinch of soda, the cooked rice, and heat to boiling point. Add sour cream mixed with flour and sugar, and cook gently. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

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