'Souperlative' - that’s one way to describe Jessica Hazan's Soup Girl in Hamden​

Found: Jackie Chorney of Hamden wrote, “I have found myself addicted to enjoying the delicious soups made by Hamden’s The Soup Girl (1242 Whitney Ave., www.thesoupgirl.com). She is tempting me to eat healthy and try new foods that are so good.

“My favorite soeup is her gumbo soup. Could you try and see if she would share this yummy recipe?”

Jackie, get out your soup pot, because Jessica Hazan, the owner, was delighted to share this recipe called Tony D’s Gumbo.

Jessica says it is named after a customer who asked for gumbo all the time. She was hesitant to attempt one, so Jessica asked her “foodie” friend Josh for a gumbo recipe. Gumbo is now a best seller among the 80-plus rotating soups in her repertoire To see the rest of this column and recipe, please click on this link.


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