Celeriac, hazelnut and truffle soup in a bowl

Christmas soup recipes

Blitz up a comforting bowl of Christmas soup using seasonal winter veg such as celeriac, chestnuts and parsnips, perfect for starters or light meals.

24 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Rustle up this healthy vegan celeriac and hazelnut soup as a starter on Christmas Day. Truffle oil adds a bit of luxury, or leave it out for a simple supper on a winter's night

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
67 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

When it's cold outside, treat yourself to a healthy homemade vegetable soup, packed with immunity-supporting vitamin C and four of your 5-a-day

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This creamy, vegetarian soup, from Becky Lovatt, is a great way to use up leftover chestnuts, or use freshly roasted chestnuts for a more intense flavour

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
28 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This spicy soup combines red lentils, apples and parsnip for a smooth, warming soup - a low fat meal that you can make ahead and freeze

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make Tom Kerridge's version of French onion soup. Use any cheese you have in the fridge for the toasts – a crumbly goat's cheese works well

1 hr
Easy
28 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Roast your vegetables in honey before blitzing into this velvety smooth, spiced soup - served with garlicky, zesty ciabatta slices for dipping

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
127 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Our French onion soup is deliciously rich and easy to make at home. This savoury soup is perfect for using up a garden glut and great for dinner parties

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
43 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Creamy and low-fat aren't words you often hear together, but that's exactly what you get with this freeze-ahead starter

40 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Use up your leftover Christmas Day vegetables in this comforting winter soup

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A twist on celery soup. Leave out the haddock if you like (it's just flaked over the top)

50 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A luxurious seafood soup that is rich in flavour, perfect for formal entertaining and low in calories too

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Healthy, cheap and quick - this soup is a great way to use up leftover turkey or chicken

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
11 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Use up your Christmas roast leftovers in this creamy soup

25 mins
Easy
89 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A basic soup recipe that can be adapted to whatever needs using up in the fridge

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
16 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

The perfect soup for those warm cosy nights - it's vegetarian and a good source of calcium, folic acid and vitamin C, too!

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
163 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of mushrooms with this comforting mushroom soup recipe made with cream, onions and garlic. Serve for lunch or as a starter with crusty bread

35 mins
Easy
47 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This wholesome noodle soup is low fat, heart healthy and packed full of tasty ingredients

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
28 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A warming winter treat, this spicy turkey soup is a great use of Christmas leftovers - happy Boxing Day!

35 mins
Easy
18 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Roasting the onions gives the soup a rich caramelised flavour that really hits the spot on a chilly day

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
43 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Its appearance may be gnarly, but the soft white flesh of turnip-like celeriac is versatile, and perfect paired with salty pancetta

40 mins
Easy
10 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

This thrifty dinner party leek and potato soup recipe has an attractive pale colour from using the bottom end of the allium and a bouquet garni

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
107 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Blend your storecupboard pulses with cumin, turmeric and garlic to create this robust soup with crispy pancetta topping

35 mins
Easy
21 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A smooth blended vegetable soup with Indian spice to leave simmering for hours - perfect for feeding a crowd

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
355 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A smooth, blended vegetable soup with blue cheese that's as good for a comforting meal as it is for a dinner party starter

45 mins
Easy
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