Dill Pickle Soup

Time:  45 Minutes

Servings:  4 Bowls

Nutrition:  4.9g Protein, 27g Carbs, 4.6g Fat, 167 Calories

I love soup, and today I’m going to share my personal recipe for dill pickle soup, which is one of my favorites!

If you’ve never tried dill pickle soup before, you’re probably wondering why in the world someone would ever want to eat pickles in their soup.  It sounds disgusting, right?  I had the same thought the first time my parents made me try it while we were in a Polish restaurant, but I haven’t looked back since.  Continue reading “Dill Pickle Soup”

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