POTATO AND TURNIP SOUP WITH CRISPY CHORIZO

Turnips are at their best at this time of year, and their wonderfully sweet and peppery flavour works magic in this soup. Teamed together with potatoes, it’s the perfect winter pick-me-up to keep you feeling good from the inside out during the cold, winter months. The secret to this recipe is lemon juice, which adds…

VEGETABLE BROTH WITH LENTIL PASTA

If you want a veggie winter warmer to keep you going this season, then look no further; packed full of winter veg with a tasty broth to go with it. To keep it extra healthy, we used lentil pasta which has a fantastic bite to it and tastes just as good too! Knock up a…

THAI SPICED PARSNIP SOUP

Not everyone loves parsnips but this soup brings out the best in them and may just turn you into a parsnip fan for life! The Thai flavours bring out the best in the root vegetable and turn it into something magical that warms the soul. Serve with some fresh coriander and chilli andyou are good…

CAULIFLOWER, LEEK AND MINT SOUP

This soup is the perfect health kick – packed full of flavour and only 4 simple ingredients; cauliflower, leeks, mint and vegetable stock. Pure veggie power! ingredients (serves 4) 1 large cauliflower 2 large leeks 1 handful of fresh mint 1.2L water 1 vegetable stock cube Salt and pepper to taste   Method Slice the…

SPICED BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP WITH FETA AND ONIONS

Feta with it’s creamy tang goes perfectly on top of this spicy soup, followed by a crispy crunch from the onions. What’s not to love? This would make the perfect starter for a dinner party! Ingredients (serves 4) 2 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp coriander seeds 1 tsp mustard seeds 1 tsp fennel seeds 1…

SWEET PEPPER AND KALE SOUP

This soup was an experiment gone right! The sweet peppers matched perfectly with the slightly bitter kale. When frying the peppers and kale with chilli and garlic, the aromas reminded us of a stir fry which led us to adding a few Asian ingredients to create a soup to tickle those taste buds. This soup…

MUSHROOM AND SHALLOT SOUP

This is a rich mushroom soup without the need for any potatoes or cream! Healthy yet full of flavour, it will leave you warm on the inside and with a big smile on the outside! Just a few simple tricks make the most out of the ingredients and you will be chucking out the tin…

ROASTED PEPPER AND TOMATO SOUP

It was a lazy Sunday and I decided my family needed something comforting to eat whilst the weather was grey and windy outside. I didn’t want to do much standing up, so I decided that a soup made in the oven would be the perfect way to get some great flavour without having to keep an eye on…