Turkey Soup

Preparation info

  • 4–6

    helpings
    • Difficulty

      Medium

    • Ready in

      2 hr

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • Carcase and trimmings of 1 turkey
  • 1 oz. lean bacon
  • 1

Method

Put the pieces of carcase, the trimmings, and the bacon, with the fat in a saucepan and fry them till brown. Remove the turkey and fry the sliced vegetables till brown. Add the flour and fry it till golden-brown, stir in the stock, bring to the boil, add the herbs and clove, return the turkey to the pan and simmer for 1½–2 hr. Meanwhile cut the pieces of breast meat into ¼-in. dic