Monday, 2 December 2013

WINTER SOUP: POTATO ONION GARLIC OLIVE OIL / VEGAN (DECEMBER MENU)


WIKI NOTE: Its close relatives include the onion, shallot, leek, chive, and rakkyo.With a history of human use of over 7,000 years, garlic is native to central Asia, and has long been a staple in the Mediterranean region, as well as a frequent seasoning in Asia, Africa, and Europe. It was known to Ancient Egyptians, and has been used for both culinary and medicinal purposes.

WINTER SOUP 

YOU WILL NEED: 
2 medium potatoes
1 or 2 clove garlic, to taste
A half onion
1 leek (white part)
A generous splash (about 50g) of extra virgin olive oil or olive oil, to taste
A bunch of parsley
Salt, to taste
Black pepper, to taste
Water (to boil)

LET´S COOK!
1. Wash the vegetables well. Peel potatoes, leek, onion and garlic. Cut the potatoes into big pieces. Chop the onion, leek and garlic.
2. Heat the olive oil in the pot. Saute the onion, leek and garlic until transparent.
3. Add the big pieces of potatoes. Stir several minutes with the rest of the ingredients.
4. Cover with water (the water has to exceed a couple of fingers the ingredients) and cook the vegetables for approx. 20 minutes. When the veggies are tender, turn off the kitchen and remove the pot from heat.
5. Mix everything with the blender until it is the consistency of a soup. Add black pepper and salt, to taste.
NOTE: If the texture of the soup is too liquid , add a few tablespoons of cornstarch (corn flour refined).
6. Serve the soup warm. Chop a bunch of parsley and sprinkle it on the top of the soup plate. Add some crunchy popcorns because it makes the soup more yummy, yummy!

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