Sweet Potato and Red Pepper Soup

It is autumn. Days are getting shorter, temperatures are getting lower and I have dug my big winter coat out of my wardrobe. This can only mean one thing… It is soup season! I love being able to prepare a big pot of soup; not only is it warming and comforting, but it also keeps… Continue reading Sweet Potato and Red Pepper Soup

Spiced Red Lentil and Carrot Soup

A subtly spiced, comforting soup which is ideal if you’ve overdone the chocolate this Easter 🙂     Ingredients (serves 3):   2tbsp olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 2 celery stalks, finely chopped 4 medium carrots, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely minced 1 red chilli, finely chopped 1tsp ground coriander 1tsp ground cumin… Continue reading Spiced Red Lentil and Carrot Soup

Minestrone Soup (+ bonus recipe: Home-made Tomato Sauce)

                            Minestrone Soup   In honour of Meat-Free Week 2015, this ultra-easy, but full on flavour recipe has been slightly adapted from a recipe in Ellie Krieger’s Small Changes, Big Results.   Ingredients (serves 6):   2tbsp olive oil 1 onion, finely… Continue reading Minestrone Soup (+ bonus recipe: Home-made Tomato Sauce)