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Curried parsnip soup recipe

Jon Wicheard adds a little spice to his sweet vegetable soup on Come Dine With Me Bath

Serves 5


  • 110g butter
  • 6 medium parsnips, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 potato, chopped
  • 1 tbsp curry powder
  • 1 tsp ground turmeric
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • 1.8 litres vegetable stock
  • 150ml double cream


  1. Melt the butter in a large saucepan, then add the parsnips, onion, potato, curry powder, turmeric and cumin. Stir well and cook on a low heat for approximately 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  2. Add the stock, bring to the boil and simmer for 30 minutes.

  3. Blend the soup until smooth then return to a clean saucepan, add the cream and gently heat through. Serve in warmed bowls with crusty bread.

Please note this recipe is the contestant's own and has not been tested professionally. Like the Come Dine With Me contestants, you could be creating a culinary delight or dining disaster, so switch on your ovens and be bold.


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Wednesday 28 March 2012
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