Turnip and Jerusalem artichoke soup


Turnip and Jerusalem artichoke soup
This soup combines the earthy flavours of Jerusalem artichokes and turnips.

This is the chance to use not only the roots, but the turnip tops as well, if possible.
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Last modified on: June 6th 2021

Keywords for this recipe:SoupJerusalem artichokesTurnipTopsLeavesOnion
For 4 people, you will need:

Change to the quantities for: 2 people 4 people 8 people 12 people

Step by step recipe


Stage 1
Turnip and Jerusalem artichoke soup : Photo of step #1
Peel and rinse 500 g Jerusalem artichoke and 500 g turnip.

Slice both thinly (a mandolin is ideal for this).

Prepare 1 onion and slice thinly.

Stage 2
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Wash the turnip leaves like lettuce, then drain.

Stage 3
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Melt 30 g butter in a large saucepan on high heat. When good and hot, add the onion, salt and pepper.

Cook for 1 or 2 minutes without colouring.

Stage 4
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Add the turnip and artichoke slices, mix well and leaves to cook for 2 or 3 minutes, stirring from time to time.

Stage 5
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Add 1 litre water and 1 chicken stock cube.

Stage 6
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Bring to the boil, then turn down the heat and leave to simmer until the artichokes are tender (they take the longest).

Stage 7
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Add the turnip tops.

Stage 8
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Cook for a further 2 or 3 minutes.

Stage 9
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Then blend the soup to finish.

Stage 10
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Your turnip and Jerusalem artichoke soup is ready. Serve garnished with a few shavings of Parmesan, if you like.
Remarks
You can use vegetable stock instead of the chicken stock cube and water.
Keeping
1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
898 Kcal or 3,760 Kj25 gr132 gr30 gr
45 %10 %12 %5 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
41 Kcal or 172 Kj1 gr6 gr1 gr
2 %<1 %1 %<1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
225 Kcal or 942 Kj6 gr33 gr8 gr
11 %2 %3 %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).
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 3.18 €
  • Per person : 0.80 €

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Note : These prices are only approximate.
Source
Home made.
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