Goulash Soup (Traditional & Thermomix)

My oldest son loves the Austrian Goulash, so I try to make it as often as possible. It is a dish from back when Austria was an Empire and came from its member state Hungaria, where the shepherds cooked the star ingredients beef, paprika, onions open air in the puszta in huge casseroles suspended on … Continue reading Goulash Soup (Traditional & Thermomix)

Austrian sausage soup (Traditional & Thermomix)

One of the soups I have eaten since I was very young is sausage soup. It was my mother’s favorite way to make us eat a lot of vegetables and we love it. The soup is very easy to be made. Here is the recipe . 3 potatoes, cubes3 carrots, slices3 celery, pieces3 onions, dicedSeasoning … Continue reading Austrian sausage soup (Traditional & Thermomix)

Vichyssoise soup – french cold potato-leek soup

The Vichyssoise is an excellent soup for hot days because it is one of those soups that is savored cold, comme for example the Gaspacho, although it's also delicious hot. The Vichyssoise was created at the start of the 20th century by a Frenchman in New York for the opening of the Ritz Charlton's outdoor … Continue reading Vichyssoise soup – french cold potato-leek soup

Light and easy vegetable soup

In our family we love soups very much! We take it regularly, there is always a pot in the fridge! Even the children love it! I'm not talking about soups as meal replacement, but ultra light soups to take just as a starter. Here is my men's favorite recipe, available in several varieties! Creamy, light … Continue reading Light and easy vegetable soup

Gazpacho – Gaspacho

True bliss in hot summer weather !!! A traditional spanish cold vegetable soup, no cooking involved and done in a couple of minutes! Ingredients 3 slices of white bread, cut into big chunks1 kg ripe tomatoes, washed and diced 1 cucumber, peeled and diced1 green pepper, washed and diced1 small onion, peeled and diced2-3 garlic … Continue reading Gazpacho – Gaspacho

Tomato and red lentil Soupe

The tomato and red lentil soup is an ideal mid- week meal. As it is a huge hit with my family as well as with the homeless people I have the pleasure to cook for via my parish, we now share their meal on the days I prepare the soup for them. Soup and sandwiches! … Continue reading Tomato and red lentil Soupe

French Onion Soup

My parents used to make this quite a lot when I grew up in Austria and what a treat it was each time. So simple, yet so delicious. It is one of the ultimate comfort foods and ideal to prepare in advance and serve later. I made this for a dinner party the other day … Continue reading French Onion Soup