Monday, March 30, 2015

Creamy Vegetable Soup

What is the best way to get warm during the winter colds?

A soup is easy and simple to make and also many times a very frugal option.

Vegetable soup is light and convenient.

And the ingredients can often already be found in the refrigerator.

Preparation of a cream soup is simple.

Vegetables are cut up in pieces and boil in plenty of water or vegetable broth until soft.

Mashing can be conveniently done with the hand blender or food processor.

You can add to the finished the soup a little soy or coconut cream or cream cheese to soften the taste.

Also, a spoonful of cottage cheese, crème fraiche or sour cream and a pinch of fresh herbs will give the soup a nice finishing touch.

Gluten free tapioca or yucca bread is perfect to accompany vegetable soup.


12-13 oz of water
5 potatoes
2 onions
4 carrots
1 celeriac
2 parsnips
1 teaspoon salt, herbs
plenty of parsley, chervil or basil
(add  sour cream, soy or coconut cream or cream cheese to make the soup creamier)

Wash the vegetables and peel them. 

Finely chop the carrot and other vegetables into wedges.

Boil the vegetables until well done, about 30-40 minutes. 

Let sit for a little while. 

Puree the soup in a blender or sieve.

Heat the soup again, season to taste and add a bit of crushed herb seasoning.



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    1. Thank you for your comment, Joy! I'm glad you enjoyed the post and hope you enjoy the soup too :)

  2. Your soup looks delicious and sounds easy to make. I would really like to try it. Pinned the recipe. The yucca bread looks tasty too - do you have the recipe? Thank you for sharing!

    1. I added the link to the post, Charlotte! Thank you for asking, I hadn't notice I didn't put it there yet.

  3. Hi Joanna,
    Who can resist this easy to make, healthy and delectable soup? Thank you for sharing your Creamy Vegetable Soup with us at the Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Party Blog Hop! I’m pinning and sharing!

  4. Thanks Joann for sharing this lovely creamy vegetable recipe at the Healthy, Happy, Green and Natural Party Blog Hope. It looks tasty and simple to make. Look for mine there too. Warm regards, Nancy Andres, Health & Lifestyle Writer, Author of “Colors of Joy: A Woman’s Guide for Self-Discovery, and Bliss,” Blogger at and

    1. Thank you for your comment, Nancy! I'll be checking both of yours blogs!

    2. I am a soup lover any time of the year. Your soup looks very appealing and delicious. I've made similar types of vegetable soup, but never pureed them. I like the idea and will give it a try. Thanks for the recipes

  5. Oooh parsnip! Thanks for posting. Hello from Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party.

  6. This sounds delicious and looks it too. Thanks for sharing at Good Morning Monday, we are coming into winter here and soup weather. Blessings

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