I thought I had posted this but can't find it so here it is: BLT Soup..........I know it sounds yuk but is delicious I lb. bacon cut up 2 tlbs butter 1/4 - 1/2 iceberg lettuce cut julliene style 9 tbls flour 16 oz chicken broth 1 large fresh tomato diced- I used two large cans of petite diced tomatoes 1/4 teasp nutmeg 1/8 teasp cayenne red pepper 8 oz half & half-I substituded canned milk In heavy pan, over medium heat, cook bacon until lightly browned, do not drain Add butter and heat until melted Stir in lettuce and saute 2 minutes Add flour stirring until well blended and even cook 2 minutes Remove from heat and stir in broth, tomatoes, nutmeg, and red pepper. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat and gently boil 6 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add half & half, mixing well. Heat to simmering, stirring often. Garnish with croutons. This is a good winter comfort soup.