Daily Archives: October 15, 2012

Food Monday ~ Soups revisited.

Last Monday I gave you my latest attempt at Soup making and Wisewebwoman commented: “I was on the point of digging around for your recipe!” This gave me an idea….

As the days shorten and the weather turns cold, there is nothing better than a bowl of good soup to warm the cockles of your heart. Living alone, I find cooking for one frustrating, almost soul destroying, after all I did grow up in a household of hungry men with hollow legs!

Nowadays I cook soups and stews for four six people, eat one portion that day, cool and portion the remainder for the freezer. It means that on any busy day I have a good home-made meal at the ready to enjoy without all the work! 😀

The following is a list with links to all the soups I have shared since 2008. If you make one a week, they will keep you going until February next year!

A wide necked Thermos like food and drinks flask is perfect for bringing hot soup to work for a cheap and wholesome lunch.

Broccoli & Almond Soup 21-01-2008
Celery & Apple Soup 10-03-2008
Cold Beetroot Soup 09-06-2008
Elly’s Peanut Soup 08-09-2008
Parsnip, Chicken & Orange Soup 15-09-2008
Curried Parsnip Soup 06-10-2008
Quick & Easy Carrot & Leek Soup 03-11-2008

Simply Soup – 02-02-2009
Celeriac and Almond Soup 09-02-2009
Elly’s Tomato Soup 16-03-2009
Parsnip & Roast Chestnut Soup 30-11-2009
Parsnip Soup with Potato and Pancetta28-12-2009

Gravy Soup17-05-2010

Carrot & Coriander Soup 05-09-2011
Leek and Potato Soup 19-09-2011
Quick Veg Soup 03-10-2011
Squash and Apple Soup 17-10-2011

Sweet Potato Soup with Coconut Cream 02-01-2012
Austerity Soup 04-06-2012
Carrot, Ginger & Orange Soup 08-10-2012