Carrot Soup


submitted by eringrimm {1 Recipe}


 3  Comments Add your Comment

  • Prep Time:
    30 Mins
  • Cook Time:
    1 Hr 30 Mins
  • Total Prep + Cook Time:
    2 Hrs
  • Level:
Carrot Soup

Makes: 5 bowls

Description: Homemade soup is a cinch to make, especially colorful carrot soup that has the added bonus of using up any random root veggies left in the fridge. Made with just a handful of ingredients, this soup is economical, vitamin rich and creamy, without containing any dairy products.

1  large onion diced
2  cloves of garlic minced
2  tablespoons olive oil
1 tbs  tablespoon all-purpose flour
4-5  cups low-sodium chicken stock
4-5  cups carrots, chopped into 1-inch chunks
2 tbsp  fresh ginger, minced
1 tbsp  turmeric

Instructions: In a large, heavy-bottom soup pot over medium heat, sauté onion, celery and garlic in olive oil until soft and translucent.

Blend in flour and enough chicken stock to make a smooth paste.

Add the rest of the chicken stock, carrots, ginger and turmeric. Bring to a boil.

Reduce heat and simmer for about 30-45 minutes, until carrots are cooked through and soft.

Purée soup in small batches using a blender or food processor.

Return puréed soup to pot to reheat, adding more stock if a thinner soup is desired.

Season to taste with salt and pepper.

Recent Comments

  • Author image By PaigePanacea
    Mar 09, 2016   Edit

    Can't wait to try this!

  • Author image By VANE82
    Apr 05, 2013   Edit

    Great recipe thanks for sharing!

  • Author image By melric
    Mar 13, 2012   Edit

    The first step lists sauteing celery... but there's no celery listed in the recipe. I could just wing it, but I'd love to know how much celery is actually recommended...? thanks!

  • Add Your Comment

    Choose a rating by clicking on a star:  * 

    Enter your comments here.  *


    Other recipes in soups & stews 

    Chili Soup

    Chili Soup

    By denloew
    May 03, 2012

    Quick and easy soup.

    Pumpkin soup

    Pumpkin soup

    By MeggieLou83
    Aug 28, 2013

    This was my very favorite dish on the cruise we took for our honeymoon, and I found the exact recipe for it online! It was smooth and creamy, and just pl…

    Carrot Tomato Soup

    Carrot Tomato Soup

    By suchitra1925
    May 08, 2012

    Very tasty and healthy carrot and tomato soup.