As the seasons change, so do our cravings. When the air turns crisp and the temperature begins to drop. There’s nothing quite as satisfying as a steaming bowl of homemade soup. Not only are these recipes delicious and comforting, but they provide a wonderful opportunity to use up those extra veggies from your garden or fridge. Let’s explore some mouthwatering homemade soup recipes. Be well on your way to 5-a-day. Whether using a soup maker or hand blender, our homemade soup recipes are simple, speedy and satisfying.
Rustic Potato & Leek Soup
A timeless classic, potato leek soup is a creamy delight. Sautee leeks and garlic in butter, add cubed potatoes and vegetable broth. Then simmer until the potatoes are tender. Finish with a swirl of heavy cream and a sprinkle of chives for a comforting, rustic meal.
This warming vegan soup is made using juicy, ripe tomatoes. It’s a comforting recipe to make and eat throughout the year. Cut tomatoes into quarters. Peel 1 medium onion and 1 small carrot and chop them into small pieces. Chop 1 celery stick roughly the same size. Or for convenience, use Willowbrooks ready to go and freshly prepared vegetables. With the heat low, cook the vegetables until they’re soft. Add 2 pints of stock and cook gently for 25 minutes, stirring a couple of times. Then blitz the soup in a blender until smooth.
Versatile Veg Soup
Try a basic soup recipe that can be adapted for whatever veg you’ve got in the fridge. Serve with creme fraiche and fresh herbs. Fry Willowbrook vegetables and potatoes for a few minutes until they begin to soften. Cover with stock and simmer for 10-15 mins until the veg is tender. Blend until smooth, then season. Serve with a dollop of crème fraîche and some fresh herbs.
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