Hazelnut Soup Recipe
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Recipe type: Vegetarian Soup
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Serves: 4-6 servings
 
This is a rustic hazelnut soup made with parsnips and roasted hazelnuts. It is a quick weeknight soup and the recipe can easily be made vegetarian. Make a batch today and have a taste of Autumn in a bowl for dinner!
Ingredients
  • 2 large yellow onions, sliced
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 3 parsnips, roughly chopped
  • 1 potato, roughly chopped
  • 2 carrots, roughly chopped
  • 1 cup hazelnuts, roasted, divided
  • 4¼ cups beef broth, divided (sub vegetable broth for vegetarian option)
  • 1 tsp salt
  • dash of fresh cracked pepper
  • 1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves
  • 1 cup milk
  • chopped hazelnuts to garnish
  • sour cream to garnish
Instructions
  1. In a large pot or dutch oven, over medium heat, melt the 3 tbls butter and add the onions. Stir the onions into the butter and allow to gently cook for 20-25 minutes or until the onions caramelize to a deep golden brown, stirring them along the way.
  2. Once Caramelized add ¼ cup beef broth to deglaze the pan.
  3. Once deglazed, mix in the parsnips, potato, carrots, ¾ cup hazelnuts, the rest of the broth, salt, pepper, and thyme leaves. Bring to a boil, lower the heat, and then cover and simmer for 20-25 minutes or until the vegetables are tender.
  4. Once tender, with an immersion blender or working in batches using a blender, puree the contents of the pot. If using a blender, return the puree to the pot over medium heat.
  5. Add 1 cup milk and stir through. Simmer for an additional 5 minutes.
  6. Serve with a dollop of sour cream and sprinkled with roasted hazelnuts
Recipe by MomAdvice at https://www.momadvice.com/blog/2019/10/hazelnut-soup-recipe