Soups

Cucumber and Wine Soup

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Taste this Cucumber and Wine Soup; do you like it? Not every cucumber soup has to be cold, this light summery soup is simple to make, and has an amazing and surprising flavor. I topped it off with a pastry ‘hat’ to give it a fancy look.

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1/2 onion
1/2 cucumber
1/2 tablespoon butter
1 1/2 cups chicken stock
1/4 cup white wine
2 tablespoons sour cream
salt and pepper
1/2 sheet pastry dough
1/2 egg
2 tablespoons grated cheese
1. Heat oven to 425 degrees F. 2. Clean the onion and cut in very thin rings. Peel the cucumber and slice in very thin slices, use mandoline or cut by hand. 3. Heat the butter in pot and add the onions....
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Nutritions

Calories
108

Sodium
169mg
7% DV

Fat
5g
7% DV

Protein
4g
8% DV

Carbs
8g
2% DV

Fiber
1g
7% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV