Martha Washington's Crab Soup

Total Time
30mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
15 mins

Another treasured recipe from our gourmet group. A simple dish with a wonderful combination of flavors that became a favorite of many presidential families including FDR and Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine butter, flour, eggs and lemon rind.
  2. Bring milk to a boil, remove pan from heat and stir in egg mixture, simmer 5 minutes.
  3. Add crabmeat to milk mixture, simmer 5 minutes.
  4. Add sherry, worcestershire, hot sauce, salt and pepper to taste and serve hot.