Beef Soup with Rice

Strips of tender lean beef are combined with crisp water chestnuts and cooked rice in a tasty beef broth with a tang of orange. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 25 minutes Cooking …

Spiced Fruit Soup

This delicately flavoured apple and apricot soup is gently spiced with ginger and allspice, and finished with a swirl of soured cream. Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 7 ¾ hours Cooking …

Beetroot & Potato Soup

A deep red soup makes a stunning first course. Adding a swirl of soured cream and a few sprigs of dill gives a very pretty effect. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 20 …

Red (Bell) Pepper Soup

This soup has a real Mediterranean flavour, using sweet red (bell) peppers, tomato, chilli and basil. It is great served with a warm olive bread. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 5 …

Potato & Mixed Fish Soup

Any mixture of fish is suitable for this recipe, from simple smoked and white fish to salmon or mussels, depending on the occasion. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking …

Chick-pea & Tomato Soup

A thick vegetable soup which is a delicious meal in itself. Serve with Parmesan cheese and warm sun-dried tomato bread. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 5 minutes Cooking time: 15 minutes …

Chicken & Coconut Soup

This fragrant, Thai-style soup combines citrus flavours with coconut and a hint of piquancy from chillies. Serves: 4 Preparation time: 2 ¾ hours Cooking time: 15 minutes   Ingredients: 350 …

Light Fresh Mint and Pea Soup

This is a lighter and more summery soup. This can be made with fresh peas when they are in season, but using frozen peas means that, more often than not, …

Chilled Cucumber Soup

Serve this over ice on a warm summer day as a refreshing starter. It has the fresh tang of yougurt and a dash of spice from the Tabasco sauce. Serves: …