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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Chilled Corn Soup

Serves 4 to 6

This soup, which can also be served hot, is wonderful made with water, but if you have a little extra time, it’s far better with corn broth. Not only does the broth enhance the flavor, but it gets the most out of the fresh corn, so nothing goes to waste. Simply put the stripped cobs in a large pot with some chopped onions, carrots, celery, and garlic, cover with water, and bring to a boil, then reduce the heat, let it...

Monday, July 7, 2014
¼ c. white wine vinegar
½ c. water (or enough to cover the buds in bowl)
2 t. salt
1 T. plus 1 t. sugar
3 cloves
1 stick cinnamon
10 peppercorns
1 c. closed, pale lily buds, stems cut off
1. In a small saucepan, combine the vinegar, water, salt, sugar and...