Complicated but well worth the effort. Peruvian family recipe passed down since days of the Inca.

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Ingredients

8
Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Rinse lamb, and put in pot with water. Add squash, carrots, and celery. Bring to a boil, and then simmer for half an hour. Do not cover.

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  • Twist stems off cilantro bunch. Put in a blender with 1 cup water. Blend till liquefied. Add garlic cloves, onion, red pepper, bouillon cube; chop in blender. Do not liquefy. Should be fairly chunky.

  • Stir fry cilantro mixture in olive oil till onion is translucent. Add to soup pot with beer, and simmer for 15 minutes.

  • Add potatoes, and simmer for final 15 minutes, or until potatoes are tender. Season to taste with salt.

Nutrition Facts

112.6 calories; 2.2 g protein; 16.7 g carbohydrates; 0.1 mg cholesterol; 1061.9 mg sodium. Full Nutrition

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Rating: 3 stars
11/03/2003
Fairly nice but ultimately basic soup. I found that the lamb bones needed to cook much longer (as I had suspected). The soup seemed much improved the following day when I added some barley a little balsamic vinegar and a drop or three of tobasco. Read More
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