Roasted Parsnip Soup

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

If you roast the parsnips in the oven first it gives the soup a lovely flavour and colour.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 tablespoon margarine or 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 lb parsnip, roasted in a little olive oil for about 30 minutes
  • 2 onions
  • 1 chopped peeled apple (optional)
  • 1 12 pints vegetable stock
  • 3 ounces soya milk
  • salt and pepper


  1. Finely chop the onions and cut the parsnips into chunks.
  2. Heat margarine/oil and add the onions and parsnips and apple.
  3. Cook for about 10 minutes until soft, then add the stock.
  4. Simmer for 20 minutes then allow to cool slightly and purée with a blender.
  5. Add soya milk and extra water if the soup is too thick.
  6. Reheat and season before serving.
Most Helpful

Sweetly sublime soup, but then I adore parsnips. I added a sprinkling of freshly grated nutmeg to my bowl but other than that, I can think of no way to improve on this. Thank you, thank you, thank you, Dancer.

sugarpea June 08, 2005