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Green Apple and Curry Venison Soup

Oh, man. This was delicious. Beef bouillon, curry, green apple, and leek flavors all mixed and mingled together to produce not only to-die-for taste but intoxicating aromas throughout my house last night.

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If there ever was a recipe that would cause your husband or roommate to say, “Something smells good in here!” this would be it.

What You’ll Need

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  • 1.5-2 lb Venison (cubed or ground)
  • 2 Granny Smith Apples, peeled and chopped
  • 1 white onion, chopped
  • 2 leeks. sliced
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2-3  tsp curry powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 6 beef boullion cubes
  • 3 qts water
  • 3/4 c. long grain rice

Instructions

Peel and chop the apples

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Slice two leeks

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Chop the onions

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Melt the butter in a large pot (5 qt or larger) over medium heat.

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Add the ground venison, onion, apples, and leeks to the pot.

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I turned the heat up to just a hair past medium at this point.

Stir regularly, until the veggies are soft and the meat is brown.

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Mix the curry powder, salt, and sugar in a bowl.

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Stir  spice mixture into the veggies and meat.

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Curry hits so many notes with me–smell, color, and flavor. Yum.

Add the water.

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Add the beef bouillon cubes.

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Add the long grain rice.

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Turn the heat down to low and simmer for two hours.

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Dive in and let the flavors rock your world.  I’ve tried lots of flavors with venison and am convinced this is the best so far.

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When my husband, who doesn’t care for soup or curry, said, “This is good baby,” and helped himself to seconds, I knew I had done something right.

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