Pea Soup with mascapone

Pea Soup with mascapone

This recipes makes about 1.5 litres and serves 6.  Peas are a great cheat mate. Ingredients 800 ml chicken or vegetable stock 1 kg of frozen petit pois Sea salt and freshly ground pepper Small handful of fresh mint, finely chopped 6 dollops of mascapone[150g approx]...

Cream of Courgette and Coconut Soup

A quick, tasty and easy soup. Ingredients 600 g courgettes 1 onion 50ml olive oil 2 cloves garlic 1.5ltre water salt and pepper 1 small can coconut milk 60g Philadelphia cheese  Method fry off the chopped courgettes with the onion and garlic in the olive oil when soft...
The Simplest Vegetable Soup?

The Simplest Vegetable Soup?

This recipe is one I remember from childhood; I’ve always enjoyed its very simplicity – of taste and in making. Made up of equal-ish volumes of potatoes, swede and carrots – cut into small pieces, then boiled together and then simmered to mashable...

Soup, glorious Soup

  It’s not been as cold as I expected after Christmas but even so, soup is a great filler.  At this time of year there’s also the implication of post-Festival expenses and feeding the  family can be a concern.  So warming the cockles of the heart and...