Recipe to produce 4 portions
Kumera or turnip
Lemon thyme sprigs
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.
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