Country vegetable soup

Country vegetable soup
In this "country" (paysanne) style soup, the vegetables are left in small pieces, rather than blended.
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Last modified on: April 2nd 2014

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Stage 1 - 30 min.
Country vegetable soup
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
Peel and rinse 250 g Jerusalem artichokes, then cut into small pieces.

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

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Country vegetable soup
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.
Country vegetable soup
Do the same for the cauliflower...

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

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

Stage 8 - 5 min.
Country vegetable soup
...and serve garnished with a little chopped parsley.
It is very important not to overcook the leek so that it stays an attractive green colour.
2 or 3 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
7,865 Kcal or 32,929 Kj160 gr791 gr451 gr
393 %62 %75 %68 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
315 Kcal or 1,319 Kj6 gr32 gr18 gr
16 %2 %3 %3 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,311 Kcal or 5,489 Kj27 gr132 gr75 gr
66 %10 %12 %11 %
% 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).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Celery
How much will it cost?
  • For 6 people : 3.91 €
  • Per person : 0.65 €

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