Courgette, Basil and Brie Cheese Soup

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

Found this in a magazine, great flavours.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt the butter in a large heavy-based pan and fry the onion 2-3 minutes until softened.
  2. Add the potato, garlic and wine, and cook for a further 5 minutes.
  3. Stir in the stock and courgettes and bring to the boil.
  4. Reduce heat, then cover and simmer gently for 20 minutes or until the potato is cooked.
  5. Pour in the milk, add the Brie and heat through gently until melted.
  6. Stir in the cream and basil, and warm through without letting it boil.
  7. Season and serve with the extra basil sprinkled on top.
  8. * If you want a smoother soup just run a stick blender through it a few times.or even place in blender and pulse.
Most Helpful

I'll definitely be making this again. A little bit of nutmeg would be the only addition. Fantastic. I might even use monterey jack if I'm out of brie.

Bay Haven Inn January 17, 2015

Excellent recipe<br/><br/>High Altitude TIP: Increase cook time on potatoes to 40 minutes.

dkinman September 12, 2014

Delicious! I did not have cream, and used 2 year aged cheddar instead of the brie. It came out really tasty, thank you so much for a great recipe.

Ayame March 05, 2010