Halwai December 6, 2018

Ingredients:

• 450 gms – fresh Spinach
• 1 small head of Celery
• 4 Spring onions
• 1 Clove of Garlic
• Salt
• 1 tbsp – oil
• Pepper
• 1 litre veg stock
• 150 ml – single Cream
• 25 gms – Butter

Method:

  1. Wash spinach well in several changes of water, remove any tough stalks. Chop spinach.
  2. Scrub celery, cut into slices.
  3. Wash, trim and slice onions.
  4. Peel and crush garlic to a smooth paste with a little salt.
  5. Heat butter and oil in a large saucepan.
  6. Add prepared vegetables and garlic and cook gently, stirring for 10-15 mins. or until softened.
  7. Season with salt and pepper and add stock.
  8. Bring to a boil, cover and allow it to simmer for 20 mins.
  9. Cool, then sieve or liquidize in an electric blender.
  10. Return soup – to rinsed-out pan and heat gently.
  11. Stir in cream before serving.