Tomato-Cinnamon Church Soup

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


Appears in
I Hear America Cooking

By Betty Fussell

Published 1986

  • About

The Meeting House Cookbook of Concord, Massachusetts, provides a soup that Judy McConnell (in nearby Bedford) remembers drinking from a mug in a Concord church parlor on a more than usually icy morning. If cinnamon seems odd for tomato soup, think of a bloody mary without booze but with the spices and peppers of tomato ketchup. Because the tomato is botanically related to deadly nightshade and because it reached England from the New W