Celery Soup

Celery Soup | bsinthekitchen.com #soup #vegan #bsinthekitchenSorry for being a bit absent on the blog lately and an even bigger thanks to Bob for carrying things along and posting some really delicious recipes. Last night I was pretty hungry and after avoiding groceries for the past three weeks, the only thing I really had in my fridge was celery… yup you heard me… boring ol’ celery. So I chopped a bunch up and just started creating and this is what I came up with. It was a great little soup that would best be served as a side soup or an appetizer to a great sandwich (perhaps one of Bob’s fabulous grilled cheeses). Let’s continue to the recipe.

Celery Soup | bsinthekitchen.com #soup #vegan #bsinthekitchen

Celery Soup
Recipe type: Appetiser
Cuisine: Soup
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Serves: 4-6

A light soup that serves perfectly as a side or an appetizer
  • 3 cups chopped celery
  • 1 white onion chopped
  • ¼ cup butter or olive oil
  • 4 cups water
  • ½ cup red lentils (dry)
  • ¼ tsp celery seeds or salt
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • 1 cup cooked quinoa (or rice, or one small potato)
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • salt & pepper to taste

  1. In a large stock pot, melt your butter or oil then add in your chopped celery and onion. Let simmer on medium heat for 10-15 minutes until they become tender.
  2. Add the water, red lentils, celery seeds, garlic powder, salt and pepper and let cook for another 15-20 minutes. Stir occasionally.
  3. Once the lentils have fully cooked, add in your quinoa and cook for another 5 minutes.
  4. Using a emulsion blender, blend all ingredients together until a smooth soup forms.
  5. Serve in small bowls & enjoy

Celery Soup | bsinthekitchen.com #soup #vegan #bsinthekitchen

Hope everyone enjoys this simple and easy soup. Don’t hesitate to play around with the flavours a bit and add in any spices that your palette is craving. This soup is also pretty filling thanks to the lentils and quinoa for the added protein punch.


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