What a better way to fight a chilly night with a good hot soup. The midday temperatures reached up to whooping 52 °F (11 °C).
With clear blue sky, bright sunshine and a brisk north-easterly wind it resembled more an early day in March on the East Coast than a day in the Californian desert.
After a long walk with Molly Hubby took over in the cooking department.
|The "Chef" pondering...|
He chopped and brazed and tasted.
The final product was a delicious and warming "stoup" (soup/stew).
|a variation of various ingredients...|
Now all blinds are down, a hot cocoa in place and it is time for a good novel.
What's was in it:
green and yellow squash, sliced
broccoli, cooked, flowers,
carrots, cooked, sliced
potatoes, cooked, cubed
pork chop, grilled, cold, cubed
instant beef broth
Sauté onion and bacon, add everything into a casserole and fill up with broth. Simmer until warm, add a clad of sour cream and season with salt and pepper.