Mushroom Soup | Easy creamy soup | Delicious Sweet Aroma

Mushroom Soup

Even in this sweltering heat, one weekend evening, we went to a small local restaurant to have something very light and ordered steaming hot mushroom soup served in a paper cup. It was thick, delicious and satisfying. Since then, I wanted to try it and I finally made it.

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I bought these fresh huge mushrooms and I believe they are called as Shiitake Mushrooms which were so pretty and beautiful that couldn’t help taking pictures of it.

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Mushroom soup is easy to make and is warm, creamy, and comforting. This soup can be incredibly filling and can be easily eaten as a stand-alone meal or with a piece of crusty bread. It is also a healthy replacement of meat.

 

Preparation time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: 25 minutes

Appliance Required: Blender/food processor

 

 

Ingredients

Butter – 2 tbsp

Mushrooms – 12, thinly sliced

Onions – 1 medium, thinly diced

Salt as required

Cream Β – 3 tbsp , or veg stockΒ 

Water for consistency or veg stock

 

Directions

1. Melt butter in a medium pot on medium-low heat. Add onions, fry for 2 – 3 minutes till translucent.

Onions for flavor, Mushroom soup

2. Add the mushrooms and mix. Cover and cook on medium for at least 7- 10 minutes.

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It must be soft. Turn off heat and let it cool for a while.

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3. Put the contents in a food processor or blender with 1/2 cup of water. Process on medium speed until smooth.

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4. Add the pureed mushroom into the same pot with cream or Β 1 1/2 cup vegetable stock along with some salt. It will have a slight change in color from dark to light color.

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Bring to a boil by reducing heat and simmering uncovered for 3-4 minutes. Serve hot

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Note:

*I haven’t added any veg stock as I ran out of it. Hence I replaced it with water and a bit of cream for creamy flavor.

 

Do share your views on my posts or similar recipes you have tried. Love to hear from you. Have a relaxing weekend!

 

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