18 Thick Soups

Farmhouse Vegetable Soup

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Appears in

The Graham Kerr Cookbook: By the Galloping Gourmet

The Graham Kerr Cookbook

By Graham Kerr

Published 1966

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Surprising as it may seem, we had a farmhouse vegetable soup on the menu at the fashionable Royal Ascot Hotel. As a soup it was the best seller, beating real turtle and royal game. This basic method is the recipe we used. The kumera is a Maori vegetable grown in New Zealand—a type of sweet potato.