February 3, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press
They came. They tasted. They voted. And the winner of Tuesday’s “Bean Soup Taste-Off” at the Douglas County Historical Society was NOT the recipe used by Alexandria’s famous Senator Knute Nelson. Continue Reading&
January 20, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press
It’s that time of year to celebrate local history by commemorating Knute Nelson’s birthday with his favorite meal bean soup. Continue Reading
January 4, 2011 in INFORUM
Baby your beans for a soup the whole family will love
It’s funny that I always seem to think of my dad when I make bean soup.
It’s not because he was an expert with the soup pot. Far from it. My dad spent very little time in the kitchen cooking. Continue Reading