Snacks and Starters - Easy vegetable soup

Friday 9th February 2018

Serves: 4
 
The bags of freshly prepared soup mix are readily available in the chill aisle of leading supermarkets.
 
1 x 720g bag of ready prepared fresh root vegetables, sweet potato, onion and herbs soup mix.
4 level teaspoons Swiss vegetable Bouillon powder
1 x 500g carton passata
1 teaspoon runny honey
1 tablespoon freshly chopped parsley
 
To Serve: Bread
 
  • Empty the pack of soup mix into a large saucepan.
  • Add the Bouillon with the passata and honey.
  • Add a seasoning of salt and pepper.
  • Pour over 1 litre of boiling water.
  • Bring to the boil. Cover pan and simmer for 30 minutes. Remove pan from heat.
  • Blitz with a hand held, electric stick blender or process in a food processor.
  • Taste and adjust seasoning, if necessary.
  • Divide between the soup bowls and serve immediately sprinkled with the chopped parsley and accompanied by a chunk of wholemeal bread.