To heat liquids until bubbles form that cannot be stirred down. In the case of water, the temperature will reach 212° at sea level.
This soup is a great meal starter, but I also serve it as the main course when I'm in need of a quick nourishing lunch or dinner. Just add a green salad and a biscuit or roll.
"Although we were on a tight budget when I was a youngster, we always had good food," recalls Brenda Risser of Willard, Ohio. "This comforting soup with soft dumplings was one of Mom's mainstays," she adds. At 82¢ a serving, it's still a bargain.
Orange juice and tarragon jazz up this basic carrot side dish and boast a healthy dose of vitamins C and A. Clara Coulston - Washington Court House, OH