Ginger and Carrot Soup

Ginger and Carrot Soup
  • Type
    Soups and Stews
  • Difficulty
    Easy
  • Flavor
    Savory
  • Course
    First
  • Estimated Time
    30 Minutes
  • Yield
    6 servings

Ingredients

  • Onion
    Onion
  • Carrot
    Carrot
  • Ginger
    Ginger
  • Bitter Orange
    Bitter Orange
  • Water
    Water
  • Basil
    Basil
  • 2 cups of Onion (white, chopped)
  • 3 tablespoons of Unsalted Butter
  • 6 Carrot (peeled and sliced)
  • 1 tablespoon of Ginger (peeled)
  • 3 Bitter Orange (zest)
  • 2 cups of Water
  • 1 Basil (sprig, to garnish)

Directions

Very few foods are as related to wellness, home-cooking, and comfort as soups or creamy broths. For those seeking a soup that will regulate their digestive system and lower inflammation at the same time it warms the heart, this ginger and carrot soup may be the answer.

  1. In a soup pot, at medium heat, melt the butter and cook carrots and onions until softened, and until onions are translucent but not brown.(5 minutes)
  2. Add stock, water, ginger, salt, pepper, and orange zest. Bring to a simmer, cover, and let cook until carrots are softened.(20 minutes)
  3. Remove orange zest and pour soup into a blender, filling up to 1/3 of the jar. Blend until completely smooth, garnish with basil, and serve.(5 minutes)

Enjoy this rich soup packed with vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients but close to zero fat!