1 quart Chicken Soup Stock
(page 35)or canned
1 cup whipping cream or
Vz cup dry-roasted peanuts
Salt and pepper to taste
Tabasco to taste
2 carrots, chopped
1 yellow onion, peeled and
1 cup smooth-style peanut
Place the stock in a 2-quart pot and add
the carrots and onion.
Bring to a boil and turn down to a simmer. Cook,
covered, until the vegetables are very tender.
Puree in a food processor and return to the pan.
Stir in the remaining ingredients, bring to a simmer,
General Washington's step-granddaughter, Martha
Curtis, lists this dish among the first President's
favorites. It is very simple to make
and quite delicious.