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BLT Soup

BLT Soup

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  • Recipe Type: CopyKat Recipes, Soup Recipes
  • Prep time:10 minutes
  • Cook time:10 minutes
  • Serves: 8

This soup is tasty and filling! Makes a great lunch!

Ingredients

  • 1/3 pound bacon, diced
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1/3 head lettuce, julienne (2" x 1 1/2")
  • 3 tablespoon flour
  • 1 1/4 quarts of hot water
  • 3 chicken bouillon cubes
  • 1 ham bouillon cube
  • 1 (16 ounce). can of tomatoes in puree, diced
  • 1 pinch of ground nutmeg
  • 1 pinch cayenne pepper
  • 1 cup of half and half

Instructions

In a large stockpot, saute bacon until lightly brown. Do not drain the fat. Add butter and heat. Stir in lettuce and saute for 2 minutes. Add flour mixing well and saute 2 to 3 minutes. Remove from heat and slowly stir in hot water, chicken and ham bouillon cubes, tomatoes, nutmeg and cayenne pepper. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat and simmer for 6 to 8 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add half and half and heat to simmering. Garnish and serve.

8 servings

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  • http://40somethingmommy.com Liz Nelson

    This does taste like a BLT. We enjoyed this one!