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Turtle Soup Recipe

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This recipe for Turtle Soup, by , is from The Massey Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Jerry Massey (corn dog)
Added: Thursday, February 10, 2011


2 lbs. turtle (snapper or soft shell)
1/2 lb. butter
1 medium onion, diced
2 C. celery, diced
1 C. baby lima beans
1 C canned carrots
1 can tomato juice and tomatoes
Water for soup
3 medium potatoes, diced
1/2 C. parsley
Salt and pepper

Cut turtle into 1/4 to 1/2" pieces. Brown in butter. Put all together and simmer 45 minutes.




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