Year 21 – 2013
Saturday, December 7, 2013 • 6:00 – 1:30 p.m.
- Potato Cheese Soup (our “house” soup)
- African Peanut Soup
- Fire Roasted Tomato
- Arizona Hippy
- Butternut Squash with Pecan Whisky Butter
- Chocolate with Raspberries
We would like to thank you for your generosity and heart for giving. Last night, 262 Friends (85 kids) attended the 21st Annual Big Soup Party. We raised $4,012.90 at the event (plus an additional donation of $5,000) for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.
6 delicious soups and Many wonderful photos
Ella won most creative bowl with her handmade tongue bowl. Jenna won for eating with the largest spoon. Deb was the furthest traveled was from West Virginia. Runner-ups were the Eileen and Jeff with “Spoon-orah” and “A-Dora-bowl”. Honorable mentions: Simon with the seashell bowl.
Nick Vargas from http://ee-studios.com/ for peeling potatoes and taking so many great photos that just captured the event! I don’t know how I did the photos without you, please come back and help with 2014. 🙂
Special thanks to James Bush and Joan Stone for arriving with the autographed photo of the “Soup Nazi” Larry Thomas.
Valerie for always being such a good friend and a great cook!
Zoe, Evan Neely, and Libby for crying over onions.
Kathryn Sitter for bringing yummy toppings for the chocolate soup.
Donna and Earl or decorating my house!
Nancy and Ken for cleaning.
MANY many thanks to Tim Tucker, Joseph Stamerra, and Molly D May (and friends) for playing the piano and singing and being the generous and kind musicians that you are. We were all so delighted and impressed and fortunate to have you perform at the party. Much love to you all.
Thank you to Judson Thomas and Chloe Holgate, the best SOUP helpers, ever. You two rock.