Carrot Soup
Submitted by: Barbiel
3 pounds carrots, chopped
6 cups chicken stock
3 cloves garlic, chopped
2 tablespoons dried dill weed
1/4 pound butter
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
In a medium sized stock pot, over high heat, combine the chicken stock, carrots, garlic, dill weed, salt and butter. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 30 minutes or until carrots are soft.  In a blender, puree the soup, return to stock pot and simmer for an additional 30 to 45 minutes. Season with additional dill or garlic if needed. Makes 6 servings.

Pea Salad
Submitted by: Barbiel
2 15 oz. cans early green peas, drained.
3 hard-boiled eggs, chopped
One bunch green onions, sliced (optional)
Salt and Pepper
In a medium sized bowl, combine peas, eggs, and onion. Add enough mayonnaise to coat and moisten. Add salt and pepper to taste. Chill. Serves 4-6.

Apple Salad
Submitted by: Lady Nickitta

4 lbs apples ( any type )
1 lb red or green seedless grapes

1 ( 16 oz ) tube of Cool Whip
1 cup chopped walnuts ( optional )

In large bowl, cut apples into small chunks, then cut the grapes in halves.  Add walnuts if you are using them.  Stir in thawed Cool Whip.  Refrigerate.

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