Finnish Summer Soup

4 c. water
1 T. salt
2 c. cubed potatoes
1 c. diced carrots
1 c. fresh or frozen peas
1 c. diced cauliflower
½ c. chopped spinach
2 T. flour
3-½ c. milk
Salt & pepper to taste
Heat water & salt in saucepan. Add carrots & potatoes. Simmer over low heat for 20 minutes then add cauliflower, peas & spinach. Blend flour with small amount of cold milk & add to vegetables, stirring constantly. Add remaining milk. Simmer for 10 minutes more. Season to taste. (8 servings.)

Polish Home Cooking Recipes!


(Polish: Stewed Sauerkraut with Mushrooms)
1 oz. dried mushrooms or ¼ lb. fresh mushrooms
1 large onion, diced
2-1/2 T. butter or shortening
1-1/2 lbs. sauerkraut, rinsed & drained
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New! Danish & Dessert Recipes!

Thank you to Phyllis Nielsen Krzynski for submitting the following recipes from her family recipe file. The Danish Ebleskiver is a dessert that her mother made before her. Phyllis makes this dessert and the apple and coconut bars for all of their family’s special occasions. Now you can enjoy them too!

(Danish: Dessert)
2 c. buttermilk
2 c. flour
3 eggs
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