Country vegetable soup


Country vegetable soup
In this "country" (paysanne) style soup, the vegetables are left in small pieces, rather than blended.
51,959 14.1/5 for 33 ratings
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Last modified on: April 2nd 2014

For 6 people, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
45 min.26 min.1 hour 11 min.
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Stage 1 - 30 min.
Country vegetable soup : Photo of step #1
Prepare and chop 250 g leek.

Prepare 250 g cauliflower.

Peel 250 g Brussels sprouts and cut into 4 vertically.

Stage 2 - 10 min.
Country vegetable soup : Photo of step #2
Peel and rinse 250 g Jerusalem artichoke, then cut into small pieces.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Bring 1 litre 500 ml Vegetable stock to the boil in a large pan.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
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Tip in the Jerusalem artichokes and leave to simmer until just tender.

Remove from the stock with a spider, drain and cool under running cold water to stop them cooking any further.

Set aside.

Stage 5 - 4 min.
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Do the same for the cauliflower...

Stage 6 - 9 min.
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...the Brussels sprouts, then the leek.

Stage 7 - 3 min.
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To finish, return all the vegetable to the stock to reheat for a few minutes. Check the seasoning...

Stage 8 - 5 min.
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...and serve garnished with a little chopped parsley.

Remarks

It is very important not to overcook the leek so that it stays an attractive green colour.

Keeping:

2 or 3 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
815 Kcal or 3,412 Kj25 gr116 gr16 gr
41 %10 %11 %2 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
33 Kcal or 138 Kj1 gr5 gr1 gr
2 %<1 %<1 %<1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
136 Kcal or 569 Kj4 gr19 gr3 gr
7 %2 %2 %<1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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This recipe uses (among others)
Vegetable stockVegetable stock: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Pork medallions with "full" turnips, Mexican-style pork medallions , Endive and beer soup, Sautéed Green Vegetables, Stuffed cabbage leaves, ... All
Brussels sproutsBrussels sprouts: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Brussels sprout salad, Roast Brussels sprouts with sage and lemon, Veal Chop With Assortment of Vegetables, Melt-in-the mouth meat and vegetables in a sealed casserole, Chicken Brussels pie, ... All
LeekLeek: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: "Oeufs rabattus" with leeks, Normandy seafood stew, Rustic chicken and mushroom pie, Sautéed Pork with Peanuts, Leek and potato soup, ... All
CauliflowerCauliflower: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Warm autumn salad, Cauliflower, red bean and avocado salad, Cream of cauliflower soup with smoked haddock , Cauliflower tabouleh, Creamy Winter Vegetable Soup, ... All

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