One perk of working at Allrecipes is daily insight into what America is cooking. And one thing America is hankering for is a hot bowl of Dill Pickle Soup.

Authentic Polish Pickle Soup (Zupa Orgokowa)
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Have you tried it? Variations abound, though most recipes call for beef or chicken broth as a base, dill pickle juice, and a variety of winter root vegetables. The intensity of your soup's saltiness and sourness correlates with which pickle juice you choose.

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Time to go raid the pantry for pickles...


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