Carrot and Parsnip Soup

By beetsandbluecheese.com
May 13, 2013
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Author Notes: A delicious and creamy soup of carrots, parsnips and onion with a little curry and ginger and some coconut milk to round things out.beetsandbluecheese.com

Serves: many

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 tablespoons butter
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, roughly chopped
  • 1 1/2 pounds parsnips, roughly chopped
  • 1 1/2 pounds carrots, roughly chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 tablespoons freshly grated ginger
  • 3 teaspoons Madras curry powder
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1/2 teaspoon pink salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 14 ounces can lite coconut milk

Directions

  1. Heat butter and oil in a Dutch oven over medium-low heat. Add the onion, garlic, ginger and curry powder and cook 7-10 minutes or until the onion is translucent, stirring frequently.
  2. Add the chopped parsnips, carrots and broth and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and allow to simmer 45-50 minutes or until the vegetables are cooked through.
  3. Use an immersion blender to process the soup to a smooth consistency. Add the coconut milk, season with salt and pepper and serve.

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