French Home-Style Vegetable Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy French Home-Style Vegetable Soup recipe? Learn how to make French Home-Style Vegetable Soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by newskinnybecky

Makes 2 servings



Typical French Soup. Simple. [Le Potage Menagere]

Recipe Ingredients for French Home-Style Vegetable Soup

1 tbsp sweet butter
1/3 cup shallot, peeled, trimmed, and sliced paper thing
1 leeks, medium-sized, white part only, trimmed, split, washed free of all grit, and coarsely chopped
1 carrots, medium sized, scraped, split, and cut into 2 inch pieces
1/3 cup celery, cut into 2 inch pieces
1/2 onion, medium-sized onion, peeled and spiked with one clove
1 potatoes, medium sized, peeled and quartered
3 1/2 cups water, boiling
1 Salt

Recipe Directions for French Home-Style Vegetable Soup

  1. Melt the butter in a soup ketle over low heat

  2. Saute the shallot nad leeks slowely until almost melted

  3. Add all the other ingredients and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to a simmer and allow to cook for 30 min.

  4. Discard bouquet garni and spiked onion. Pass remaining solids througha food mill and return puree to the broth. Stir well.

  5. Adjust the seasong with salt and serve.

  6. PAss around a jug of milk for those who wish to add it.

Categories

Soup, FrenchGerman

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 677.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
199
Calories from Fat
55
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.1g
9%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
15mg
5%
Sodium
183mg
8%
Potassium
794mg
23%
Total Carbohydrates
33.8g
11%
Dietary Fiber
4.9g
20%
Sugars
5.8g
Protein
3.8g
Vitamin A 100% Vitamin C 54%
Calcium 8% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in potassium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
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