Mushroom Soup

This is a very popular soup which is simply made. For a light lunch it can be quickly served and with the addition of some bread rolls can be a tasty meal.

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 225g Mushrooms
  • 50g Butter
  • 1 tbsp Parsley, chopped
  • Seasoning
  • 25g Butter
  • 2 tbsp Flour
  • 500ml Milk, Hot

Method

  1. Wipe the mushrooms and chop finely.
  2. Cook gently in 50g butter for about 10 mins.
  3. Add the parsley and season.
  4. Make a simple bechamel sauce: Melt the remaining butter, cook the flour in it for 2 mins and gradually add the hot milk, stirring well to incorporate.
  5. Cook for 2 mins, then stir in the mushrooms.
  6. Stir, heat very well and serve.

Tips

If the soup is too thick add extra hot milk

If you are picking your own mushrooms please ensure that you use edible mushrooms and do not trespass