Category Archives: Soup

Fish Soup

This is a really tasty soup that uses any white fish you can get your hands on (cod, haddock or hake work well). Using prawns and mussels makes for an attractive looking dish. Good crusty bread is must for dipping. … Continue reading

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Cheats Tomato Soup

If you need a quick supper then this is super easy.  You can freeze some of it for another day.  Add some basil if you have any.  Spice it up with chilli or Worcester sauce if you prefer.  Use less … Continue reading

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Crostini / bread crusts

You can buy ready-made crostini but it is so simple to make your own.  These can be made well ahead of time and stored until required.  They stay firm for hours so they are ideal for a drinks party.  You … Continue reading

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Cauliflower soup

This is a simple dish made without milk and can be made using a cauliflower plus whatever other vegetables you have in your fridge. Serves 4 to 6 Prep time: How fast can you chop? Cooking time: 30 – 40 … Continue reading

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Courgette soup

If you grow your own courgettes you always have a glut so are always looking for ways to use them.  They  make a delicious summer soup.  It freezes well so you can double up the quantities and you are ready … Continue reading

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Carrot, leek and ginger soup

During the war my Ulster granny, living in Scotland made soup out of any leftovers and without a fridge. She just boiled it up everyday to keep it fresh, adding any vegetables past their best.   Thank goodness we don’t have … Continue reading

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