Thursday, September 02, 2010

Babushka's Mushroom Soup

  1. make chicken or beef broth in a 2 liter pot
  2. add some rice (4-5 TBSP)
  3. let boil so that rice and potatos cook
  4. cut up some mushrooms and add them. wait until it boils
  5. combine ghee, 2 grated carrots and 1 chopped onion, salt, pepper, 1/4 tsp sugar. cook in the microwave for 2-3 mins
  6. when the halved potatos are cooked, take them out and mash them
  7. add potatos and ghee mixture to the soup
  8. take out some broth and put it in a cup, add 2 tablespoons of mushroom cheese, and mix
  9. add mushroom cheese mixture into the soup
  10. add bay leaf and greens


For those who are wondering what mushroom cheese is. here is a link to an example of it.
I found some being sold in a Russian store. You can buy ghee at whole foods