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  • Makes 2
  • 45 minutes
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 10 Ingredients

Our take on this classic soup is healthy, easy and delicious. The perfect Autumn dinner!


Ingredients (makes 2 Big bowls or 4 small)

  • 2 cups Veggie Stock
  • 2 cups Water
  • 2 cups Chopped Carrot
  • 1 cup Chopped Sweet Potato
  • 1 Brown onion - finely chopped
  • 1 Orange (juice of)
  • Thumb Fresh Ginger - grated
  • 1 Cup Coriander - finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup Olive Oil
  • 2-4 Slices Pitta Bread

Method

  1. In a big saucepan sauté the onion in 1 tablespoon olive oil until translucent then add ginger and fry for another minute.
  2. Pour in stock and water and bring to a boil, add carrots and sweet potatoes and simmer until soft.
  3. Add orange juice and approx half the coriander and let simmer for another few mins before taking off the heat and allowing to cool.
  4. While the soup is cooling you can make the pitta bread. Drizzle a tablespoon of olive oil over each piece and use your fingers to spread it evenly (the kids will love helping with this bit!) Top with salt, pepper and a little of the reserved coriander and cook on 125ºc for 5-10 mins or until slightly golden and crispy.
  5. Once the soup has stopped steaming, blitz in the blender until smooth then transfer back to the pot to heat up before serving.
  6. Add salt and pepper to taste then serve with a dollop of natural yoghurt (or cream) and garnish with the remaining coriander.

Notes

Of course crusty bread would also be lovely with this soup!

  • I confess that I’ve never tried carrot soup but it does loo interesting.

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  • What a yummy soup for the cold nights

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  • What a lovely soup – can just taste it in my imagination. Thanks for sharing.

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  • Carrot and sweet potato looks like a great combination!

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  • A dash of Garam Masala would add a warm note to this fantastic soup. Yummmy!

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  • This looks lovely and nutritious and sure to keep the colds at bay!

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  • oh I just love the sound of this soup and can’t wait to make it.

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  • I do love the idea of this soup, but would need to hold off the coriander. I’ve learnt that I can’t eat it and can always pick it in meals. Love everything else about this one though.

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  • I like your combination of ingredients, particularly the orange juice. Different and will be giving this a go. Thanks.

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  • This is perfect for the cold nights. Love the addition of coriander

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  • I’ve been waiting for a delicious alternative to a pumpkin soup and this looks like being a winner! I can’t wait to try it out!

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  • Gets the thumbs up for nice and healthy and full of VEGETABLES with great herbs… can’t wait to try it…

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  • Would love this soup for lunch today – thanks for a wonderful and unique soup recipe.

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  • I am adding this to our weekend winter menu – it looks so healthy, and warm and comforting for a cold winters day – and I think I can even get the kids to try this! – thanks for sharing

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  • I love carrot soup, and this is one that looks very yummy. I’ll be adding this to my soup list. Thanks for sharing!

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