Easy Vegetable Chowder

Easy Vegetable Chowder

We’ve been in a bit of a soup rut lately. A nice rut full of lentils and leek and chickpea soup but it suddenly it felt like time for a change. My partner reminded me about chowder which I haven’t made for probably a few years. This is adapted from one of...
Leek And Chickpea Soup

Leek And Chickpea Soup

I’ve made this leek and chickpea soup twice in the past week.  The first time at the weekend because my partner fancied soup with chickpeas in it which reminded me of this recipe; the second time yesterday because I’d been reminded at the weekend how much...
Cream Of Celeriac Soup

Cream Of Celeriac Soup

This recipe for cream of celeriac soup is probably the simplest soup I make (even simpler than the very easy frugal lentil soup I shared a few days ago) but it has a great flavour.  The main task is peeling and trimming the celeriac but it doesn’t take too long,...
Frugal Red Lentil Soup

Frugal Red Lentil Soup

If you’ve spent any time at all on my blog you’ve probably picked up on the fact that I like lentils.  Actually I love lentils, I think they’re great.  They’re cheap, they cook quickly, they’re nutritious, they’re filling,...
Courgette And Sweetcorn Soup

Courgette And Sweetcorn Soup

This courgette (or zucchini if you’re in America) and sweetcorn soup is quite a new discovery.  It’s so easy but so good.  I was planning on making a courgette, potato and sweetcorn chowder a few weeks ago but when I got the potatoes out they were well...
Green Minestrone Soup

Green Minestrone Soup

I usually think of minestrone as a hearty, tomato-based Italian soup with pasta and beans but this green minestrone soup is a much lighter version. It was inspired by the recipe for “Minestrone verde with saffron arborio rice” in the recipe book from the...