A beautiful soup recipe exploding with the beautiful flavours of garam masala blending in with the thick consistency born out of mixing rooster potatoes and peas and mint. This recipe is served best with a slice of French bread flavoured with garlic.
- Prep in:
- 5 mins
- Cook in:
- 15 mins
250g Rooster potatoes, peeled and cubed
400g petits pois
1 onion, sliced
1l vegetable stock
1 small bunch of mint leaves
2tbsp garam masala plus extra to serve
8 slices of French bread
Salt, pepper and chilli flakes
1 bunch coriander
Heat a saucepan with a little oil and gently cook the onions until soft and translucent and starting to caramelise a little. Stir in the garam masala
Add the potatoes and stock, then bring to the boil. Simmer for ten minutes then add the peas, coriander and mint leaves, leaving a few for the garnish. Return to the boil then blend carefully until smooth.
Toast the bread then rub with a little garlic, sprinkle with garam masala and serve with the soup garnished with a little more garam masala, some chilli flakes a few drops of oil and some mint leaves.