Celery And Potato Soup


Hearty celery and potato soup with a touch of lime. Lightly refreshing, yet warming lunch soup, perfect for cold days. Ready in half an hour, serves 6.

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Celery and potato soup
Veronique van Ohmydish

Made by Véronique

Published at 2016-02-26, this recipe is for 6 people and takes 30 minutes.

Founder of Ohmydish (established 2014). Would happily spend her entire day in the kitchen. Previously worked in the hospitality industry as an independent chef and is ready and willing to help you gain confidence in the kitchen. With her easy-to-follow recipes, helpful tips, and cooking knowledge, you will be making the very tastiest dishes yourself in no time! Véronique's recipes are intended for everyone, from beginners to advanced home cooks.

Updated at: 21-08-2023

30 minutes 6 people Lunch
Celery and potato soup


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  • about 10 celery stalks
  • 2 large floury potatoes
  • 1 onion
  • 1 garlic clove
  • olive oil
  • 1 liter vegetable stock
  • 1/2 liter water
  • 200 ml creme fraiche
  • juice of 1 lime
  • pepper and salt to taste
Celery and potato soup ingredients
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  • cutting board & chef's knife
  • potato peeler
  • medium-sized pan
  • immersion blender

Celery And Potato Soup

30 minutes 6 people Lunch

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Preparation --10 minutes

Peel the onion and garlic clove and roughly chop them. Rinse the celery stalks with cold water and if needed, you can remove a small part on the bottom of every stalk.

Roughly chop the celery stalks. Peel the potatoes, rinse them with cold water and cut them into chunks.  

Celery and potato soup
Celery and potato soup

Cooking the celery and potato soup -- 20 minutes

Heat olive oil in a medium-sized pan. Saute onion and garlic for about a minute, then add the celery stalks and potato chunks. Cook a few minutes more, until you notice they released their lovely flavours by colouring a bit.

Pour in the vegetable stock and water and bring to a boil. Turn down the heat and let it simmer for 15 minutes, depending on the size of the potato and celery chunks.

Use an immersion blender to create a smooth soup. Add the lime juice, creme fraiche and season with pepper and salt. Enjoy!

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