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Cool Shrimp Soup

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Cool Shrimp Soup
This is wonderful for lunch on a hot summer day.


1 large cucumber, peeled and seeded.
6 greenonions, chopped, with some of the green tops.
12 springs fresh dill, chopped, or 1/2 teaspoon dried dill weed freshly ground peper to taste.
1 pound shrimp, fresh or frozen, cooked, cleaned and deveined.
juice of one lemon.
1 quart buttermilk.
parsley sprigs


Slice the cucumer into the bottom of a 4 quart, covered ceramic or glass casserole.
On top of cucumbers, layer onions, then dill and finally, shrimp. Grind on pepper to taste and sprinkle lemon juice over shrimp. Pour buttermilk over other ingredients and cover.
Refrigerate overnight or at least 6 hours. Just before service, garnish with paprika and parsley sprigs.
Makes 8 portions.