Potato and Zucchini Cream Soup

  • Difficulty: Medium
  • 30 minutes
  • 2 servings

A rich, creamy soup, perfect for when you want to include some much-needed veggies into your diet. Its main ingredients are potato, zucchini, and celery, and they are flavored with garlic, butter, and a touch of ginger. You can pack it to work and serve it for lunch, or even save it for dinner.

Ingredients Needed for Potato and Zucchini Cream Soup

    2 potatoes, sliced
    2 ounces of celery root, sliced
    2 fresh thyme sprigs
    1 zucchini, small cubes
    1 tablespoon vegetable oil
    1 onion, chopped
    2 teaspoons of butter
    1 teaspoon cumin seeds
    1 tablespoon lemon juice
    1 cup heavy cream
    1 cup vegetable stock
    1 tablespoon olive oil
    3.5 ounces of rice, cooked
    2 garlic cloves, crushed
    1 teaspoon ginger, chopped

How to Make Potato and Zucchini Cream Soup

  1. Heat a saucepan over medium heat, fill it halfway with water and bring it to a boil.
  2. Add a pinch of salt, potatoes, celery, and fresh thyme sprigs. Stir and bring to a boil.
  3. Add the cubed zucchini and boil until soft.
  4. Heat the vegetable oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add the onion, along with 1 teaspoon of butter. Wait for the butter to melt.
  5. Add the cumin seeds, lemon juice, and cook for 5 minutes.
  6. Add the boiled veggies in a large blender. Pour the heavy cream and vegetable stock.
  7. Add the cooked rice, garlic, and ginger. Season with salt, pepper, add the remaining butter and a hint of olive oil.
  8. Blend everything until smooth and creamy.
  9. Serve with croutons!

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