Jan gave the recipe to Patti who passed it along to me.
This was absolutely delicious and of course vegetable broth could be substituted for chicken broth to make it vegetarian. I don't know how well it keeps because we ate it up right away. Subject: Hungarian mushroom soup This is the recipe I was looking at: ingredients 2 onions coarsely chopped 2 carrots grated 2 green peppers minced 1 tablespoon Hungarian paprika 1 1/2 pounds sliced fresh mushrooms 2 garlic cloves minced 1/2 teaspoons basil salt and pepper 4 cups chicken stock 2 cups boiling water 1 cup sour cream 2 tablespoons snipped dill 2 tablespoons snipped chives preparation in a heavy saucepan cook onions in 1/2 stick of butter over moderate heat, stirring for 3 minutes, or until just softened. Add carrots and green pepper, cook the mixture, stirring for 3 minutes and stir in paprika, sliced mushrooms, garlic, basil salt and pepper to taste. Cook the mixture stirring 3 minutes. Add chicken stock and boiling water and simmer for 25 minutes. In bowl whisk 1 cup broth into 1 cup sour cream until the mixture is smooth and stir in dill and chives. Stir sour cream mixture into remaining broth. Add salt and pepper to taste, ladle the soup into heated bowls, and top each serving with a dollop of sour cream. Read More http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/member/views/HUNGARIAN- MUSHROOM-SOUP-1246232#ixzz2PdNq8hmK