A warming winter vegetable soup for when Jack Frost visited

Lovely ice crystals - Hell's Ditch

Getting colder

Winter’s drawing ever closer: we had the first hard frost of the year a few days ago, which was the perfect occasion to test a new vegetable soup recipe I’d thought about.

Good morning Mr Frost!

Someone else out inspecting the frosty day

In the past I made a Dhal, a lentil based thick curry stew to accompany curries.

And 10 minutes later, these icy shards had completely disappeared...

But I had never used them in soups, so here’s quick and easy vegetable offering with a deep aromatic spice. You can use anything in your spice rack: try different combinations and let us know what works for you.

Winter Warmer Vegetable Soup - i had mine with some added double cream

If you’d like to know what we put into our winter warming vegetable soup, you can get the recipe here

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11 Responses to “A warming winter vegetable soup for when Jack Frost visited”
  1. As you are getting colder, we are getting warmer (slowly but surely). I enjoy a good hearty vegetable soup no matter the season and yours looks fantastic.
    🙂 Mandy

  2. Your soup looks very warm and inviting, the frost not so much. I am so glad I am not living in Michigan right now. It was 50 degrees F in hong Kong this week and I feel cold. LOL Take Care

  3. Dalai Lina says:

    Cream makes everything taste better 🙂

  4. I love the first photo! And a big yes to dal soups 🙂

  5. lulu says:

    The soup looks great, but even better are the photos. Love Hell’s Ditch.

  6. Jack Frost has paid a few visits this week. Soup looks delicious just dive right in and savor it! Thanks for sharing and Have a Great Weekend!

  7. Eva Taylor says:

    The photos are beautiful! I love the ingredients in the soup; it makes a thick hearty soup for these chilly winter days. We had our hard frost about a month ago, but our temperatures are jumping up and down like a seesaw!

  8. I can’t decide which photo is prettier…the first one of the rather floral looking frost, or the last one of that gorgeously colored soup! i want some of that soup!

  9. Love the frost photos!

  10. ceciliag says:

    fab soup and keep taking shots of hells ditch so we can watch it change!! Thanks noodle.. c

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