"Zupa Ze Swiezych Grzybow" Polish Mushroom Soup

Total Time
40mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

Posted in response to a request. From my grandmother's recipe files. It's rich and delicious.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Wash and coarsely chop mushrooms.
  2. Saute over medium-low heat, covered, with lemon juice, butter, onions, and water for 20 minutes.
  3. Transfer to a large saucepan, add the broth (keeping 1 cup aside), and bring to a low simmer.
  4. Blend the sour cream with the flour and mix well.
  5. Blend in the 1 cup reserved stock until smooth.
  6. Add slowly to the pot, stirring constantly.
  7. Simmer for five minutes, stirring often.
  8. Serve garnished with chopped dill.
  9. The richly flavored wild mushrooms that Polish cooks used to use are difficult to find.
  10. You may substitute dried mushrooms for part of the fresh, reconstituted according to package directions, for richer flavor.
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I made this thinking it would be fun to make a polish dish for my part polish husband. We liked it a lot. I used button and bella mushrooms. I would add more sour cream next time and maybe omit the lemon juice, but it was great as is too!