Try out Cherokee Pepper Pot Soup this week

Try out Cherokee Pepper Pot Soup this week

Dora Miner offers hot soup recipe to shake those winter chills

This recipe is for my son from another Mother and Father. He is Cherokee so I think it is fitting. Enjoy!

A tasty soup with flavour in every spoonful.

Cherokee Pepper Pot Soup

1 beef shank with some meat

3 quarts water

1/2 c. Celery

1 grated carrot

2 c. Okra

1 tbsp. Salt

2 c. Diced potatoes

1 tbsp. Butter

3 chopped onions

2 chopped green peppers

1 c. kernel corn

2 c. chopped tomatoes

1 tbsp. Chili sauce

3 tbsp. flour

Cook beef in water until tender. Add all other ingredients except flour. Simmer until vegetables are tender. Mix flour in a little water and add.

Dora Miner is a local baker and cook who submits a regular column to The Pipestone Flyer.