Black Kettle Soup
You donít have to use an old Kentucky black kettle
to make this soup, but it helps.
Makes 10 servings
Prep Time: 30 min.
Cooking Time: 3 hours
Total Time: 3 hours and 30 min.
1 - gallon water
Couple of alligators and bit
of rattlesnake (or 1 dressed fowl and 1/4 pound salt pork if
gator and snake are not available)
1 - cup rice, okra, diced
potatoes, corn, chopped tomatoes, and/or chopped onion.
Flour and water to taste
Salt and pepper to taste
1 - Tablespoon Worcestershire
1 - cup currant jelly
Fill a 1-gllon pot or kettle
with water. Add gator and snake and over. Boil for 2 hours,
skimming from time to time.
Add rice, okra, diced
potatoes, corn, chopped tomatoes, and/or chopped onion. Continue to boil for 1 hour.
Thicken with flour and water. Season with salt, pepper, and Worcestershire sauce. Currant
jelly is optional. Stir and serve.