I prepared this soup last evening so that I can have an early morning start. It seems such a luxury to be making soup purely out of asparagus tips but I am using up my bulk buying from the wholesale vegetable market. I am not giving quantities with this recipe as I was lucky to have an unrealistic amount of asparagus this time and … Read More Quick weekday meal: Fresh Asparagus Soup
For a vegetarian option, omit the crispy ham. In the middle of a busy day I dropped in to have a quick coffee with my daughter in between appointments. And she surprised me with a lovely light lunch. We both love Ina Garten’s food http://www.barefootcontessa.com/ and she made me Spanish Pea Soup with Crispy Ham which she slightly changed from The Barefoot Contessa Book … Read More So sweet of my daughter….. Barefoot Contessa’s Spanish Pea Soup with Crispy Ham
Tonight I am having guests for supper and as a starter, would like to make a cold soup as it is rather hot on the island. I would like a change from the gazpacho or cucumber soup I usually prepare and I was given this this recipe by Andrew Borg who is probably the most talked about chef on the island at the moment. … Read More Sharing with friends tonight: a most unusual Cold Minestrone….