Spicy roasted parsnip soup
- Preparation and cooking time
- Serves 4
Aromatic flavours transform the ordinary parsnip into a delicious warming soup
- STEP 1
Heat oven to 220C/fan 200C/gas 7.
- STEP 2
In a bowl, mix together 2 tbsp olive oil and 1 tsp coriander seeds, 1 tsp cumin seeds, ½ tsp ground turmeric and ½ tsp mustard seeds.
- STEP 3
Add 1 large onion, cut into 8 chunks, 2 garlic cloves, 675g parsnips, diced, and 2 quartered plum tomatoes and mix well.
- STEP 4
Spread over a heavy baking sheet, then roast for 30 mins until tender.
- STEP 5
Spoon into a food processor or liquidiser with 600ml vegetable stock and process until smooth.
- STEP 6
Pour into a pan with the remaining 600ml vegetable stock, season, then heat until barely simmering.
- STEP 7
Remove from the heat and stir in 1 tbsp lemon juice. Garnish with cumin seeds.