Category Archives: Soup

Spicy lentil soup

I got back from the heat of Cairo into winter edging its way through the cape. The most exciting thing about the cold is that we have an excuse to light our fire, which is a novelty for us Durbanites, … Continue reading

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Cheesy soup dipping pita scoops

These are a very quick and easy dipping fix for winter soups (even though the title for this post reads more like a collection of words than a recipe title). I gorged on really good pita in Cairo, and wish … Continue reading

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Spicy roast tomato, giant spring onion and parsley soup

This is a quick soup I made for my friends in hogsback on a recent trip to the eastern cape. It is inspired by Dean’s tomato soup, but this one was made almost exclusively from vegetables from their organic garden. … Continue reading

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Tomato, cucumber, avo and herb gazpacho

I have never made a gazpacho before. Essentially what it is, is a liquidized salad – which I always found somewhat off putting. But it was delicious and super quick and simple to make. Ingredients: 3 jam tomatoes half a cucumber 1 … Continue reading

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Roast tomato and pepper soup

This is one of my favourite favourite Dean soups. Ingredients: Bowl full of tomatoes – various sizes and types 2 red peppers 4+ cloves of garlic Mixed herbs Salt and pepper Glass of red wine Heavy-handed dash of balsamic vinegar … Continue reading

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