This creamy cauliflower soup with mild flavours is perfect comfort in a bowl. Warming taste of cayenne is added to the puréed potatoes and cauliflower to create a velvety texture. The roasted florets and fresh herbs garnish give a delightful contrast of texture to the creamy soup, as well as a restaurant-quality look! Serve this recipe as a light lunch or with a grilled sandwich or salad to add some weight.
Serving Size: make 8 cups
Prep time: 20 mins
Cook time: 1 hour
4 cups low-sodium vegetable broth
1 2-lb. head cauliflower, cut into florets (6 cups)
3 to 4 tbsp white wine vinegar
2 medium russet potatoes, peeled and cubed (2 cups)
1 cup chopped sweet onion
Chopped fresh herbs, such as parsley, thyme, or basil
4 cloves garlic
1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
1- Preheat the oven to 450 ℉. Use foil to line two 15x10-inch baking pans. In the pans, evenly distribute the cauliflower, potatoes, onion, and garlic. 2 tbsp. vinegar, 2 tbsp. water, 2 tbsp. Roast for about 25 to 30 minutes, or until the vegetables are soft and roasted.
2- 2 cups roasted veggies, reserve aside for garnish In a large pot, combine the remaining vegetables. 3 cups water and 4 cups broth Bring to a boil, then turn off the heat. Cook for 15 minutes, uncovered, to mix flavours. Blend the soup using an immersion blender. (Alternatively, carefully transfer to a blender in batches.) Cover and stir to combine.) Combine the remaining 1 to 2 tablespoons vinegar, the nutmeg, and the cayenne pepper in a mixing bowl.
3- Serve soup topped with reserved vegetables, the herbs, and black pepper.
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