Asparagus Soup (Spargelsuppe)

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Impera_Magna

Posted for Dee so she can find it when asparagus is in season! :) Found in an online search. Prep & serving times are guess-timates.

Top Review by RonaNZ

I loved this for the simplicity of the recipe. Very quick to make with tinned asparagus although I'm sure the flavour would be even better with fresh. I wanted something quick and making a three-serving recipe with a tin of asparagus worked just great. Made two big bowlfuls. I will definitely try again with fresh.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Scrape asparagus stalks to remove tough portion and cut into bite-size pieces.
  2. Place in boiling salted water with a pinch of sugar.
  3. Simmer gently for 20 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat and stir in cream.
  5. Blend in lightly beaten egg yolks.
  6. Season with pepper, add lemon juice and white wine.
  7. Fry diced ham in butter till crisp. Sprinkle on top.
  8. Serve at once.

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