Endive and beer soup


Endive and beer soup
For this soup, the endives (chicory) and onions are cooked gently together first before adding the vegetable stock and beer. The endives and beer give the soup a hint of bitterness and a unique flavour.
47,0194.4/5 for 18 ratings
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Last modified on: January 12th 2014

For 5 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
30 min.35 min.1 hour 5 min.
Keeping: A few days in the fridge in a selaed container.
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Stage 1 - 5 min.
Endive and beer soup : Photo of step #1

Stage 2 - 15 min.
Endive and beer soup : Photo of step #2
Prepare 500 g endives (head of chicory) and cut into pieces.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Endive and beer soup : Photo of step #3
Peel and rinse 100 g potatoes, then slice but do not rinse again.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Endive and beer soup : Photo of step #4
Melt 1 knob butter in 3 tablespoons olive oil in a large pan on medium heat, then add the onions and endives, salt and pepper.

Cook without colouring, stirring frequently.

Stage 5 - 10 min.
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Add 750 ml Vegetable stock and the potatoes. Bring to the boil.

Stage 6 - 20 min.
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Add the beer, cover and leave to cook for 20 minutes.

Stage 7 - 5 min.
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Add 100 ml liquid cream to finish, then blend to give a smooth soup. Check the seasoning.

Stage 8
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Serve with a drizzle of olive oil and garnished with a parsley leaf.

Remarks

Choose whatever beer you prefer, but preferably a light bitter or lager style.

No onions to hand? Just use shallots.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,284 Kcal or 5,376 Kj13 gr90 gr91 gr
64 %5 %8 %14 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
71 Kcal or 297 Kj1 gr5 gr5 gr
4 %<1 %<1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
257 Kcal or 1,076 Kj3 gr18 gr18 gr
13 %1 %2 %3 %
% 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

Based on a recipe by Thibault Van Aerde.

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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: Fisherman's Ragout, Sausages with baked beans, French style, Country vegetable soup, Pork medallions with "full" turnips, Foie gras Chantilly , ... All
Endives (head of chicory)Endives (head of chicory): You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Endives "bonne femme", Endive gratin with cancoillotte, How to prepare endives , Endive and cheese salad with croutons, Comtoise endive salad, ... All
BeerBeer: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Gratin du Nord, Welsh (French Welsh Rarebit), Carbonnade, ... All
Liquid creamLiquid cream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cauliflower curry, Fresh spinach with cream, Household cake (Gâteau de ménage), Langoustine gratin, Pistachio ice cream, ... All

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