I KNOW, EVERYONE'S NUTRITIONAL LEVELS ARE GETTING A LITTLE LOW WAITING FOR ART'S RETURN!
TIME FOR A RECIPE FOR A WONDERFUL BOWL OF RUSSIAN BORCHT SOUP, GREAT FOR THESE COLD FEBRUARY DAYS:
1 1/2 cups thinly sliced potatoes
1 cup thinly sliced beets
4 cups vegetable stock or water
2 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 cups chopped onions
1 teaspoon caraway seed (optional)
2 teaspoons salt
1 celery stalk, chopped
1 large carrot, sliced
3 cups coarsely chopped red cabbage
black pepper to taste
1/4 teaspoon fresh dill weed
1 tablespoon cider vinegar
1 tablespoon honey
1 cup tomato puree
sour cream, for topping
chopped tomatoes, for garnish
1.Place sliced potatoes and beets in a medium saucepan over high heat; cover with stock, and boil until vegetables are tender. Remove potatoes and beets with a slotted spoon, and reserve stock.
2.Melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Stir in onions, caraway seeds, and salt; cook until onions become soft and translucent. Then stir in celery, carrots, and cabbage. Mix in reserved stock; cook, covered, until all vegetables are tender, about 10 minutes.
3.Add potatoes and beets to the skillet. Season with black pepper and dill weed. Stir in cider vinegar, honey, and tomato puree. Cover, reduce heat to medium low, and simmer at least 30 minutes. Serve topped with sour cream, extra dill weed, and chopped fresh tomatoes.
Amount Per Serving Calories: 128 | Total Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 11mg Powered by ESHA Nutrient Database
Nutritional InformationRussian Cabbage BorschtServings Per Recipe: 8
Amount Per Serving
Total Fat: 5gCholesterol: 11mgSodium: 908mgTotal Carbs: 19.8g Dietary Fiber: 3.7gProtein: 3g VIEW DETAILED NUTRITION
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