Sorrel soup


Sorrel soup
Smooth with a slight sharpness, this soup has a very particular taste.
317,0044.2/5 for 53 ratings
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Last modified on: May 8th 2011

For 6 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
38 min.26 min.1 hour 4 min.
Keeping: Several days in the fridge, in a closed jar.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
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Peel and wash 500 g potatoes, then slice.

Stage 2 - 15 min.
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Stage 3 - 3 min.
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Stage 4 - 1 min.
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Melt 50 g butter in a large over a medium heat, then add shallot chopped small, cook one minute.

Stage 5 - 3 min.
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Add the sorrel leaves, and let them wilt while stirring gently.

Stage 6
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Wilting means that the beautiful green sorrel will become brown and mushy, but fortunately it keeps all its taste.

Stage 7 - 2 min.
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Add potatoes in the pan, salt and pepper, and cover.

Stage 8 - 25 min.
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Add 1 litre 500 ml water, 1 chicken stock cube and cook until the potatoes are done.

Stage 9 - 5 min.
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At the end of this time, remove from the heat, and blend the contents of the pan with a blender.

Remarks

The boys call this recipe "alien soup", obviously from the color. They came up with this version: put a small alien in a blender with 1 litre of acid, do not salt (the alien is naturally salty) and blend about thirty seconds, serve immediately.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
823 Kcal or 3,446 Kj11 gr99 gr43 gr
41 %4 %9 %6 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
35 Kcal or 147 Kj< 1 gr4 gr2 gr
2 %<1 %<1 %<1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
137 Kcal or 574 Kj2 gr17 gr7 gr
7 %1 %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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WaterWater: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sesame fried scampi, Vegetable stock, Sausage and lentils "en cocotte", Cretan Bread, Leek and potato soup, ... All
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