North Croatian Green Peas Soup

Recipe by nitko
READY IN: 1hr
SERVES: 5
YIELD: 5 portions
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Clean the green peas and put it into hot water for 5 minutes. Grate of slice carrot and sauté on butter; after a while, mince onion and sauté both on butter until onion is translucent.
  • Add finely sliced pancetta and sauté not more than 5 minutes. Add flour and fry about 2 minutes, than add cold water and make creamy liquid (like sauce veloute).
  • Cut green parts of spring onion, mince parsley and celery leaves and add into pot. Add green pea and about 1 liter of beef stock. Add salt and pepper.
  • Cook until green peas are soft. When soft, remove green pea and blend it into puree (leave 1/6 of peas untouched). You can blend it with stick blender so you do not have to remove geen pea. Add thyme and cook 15 minutes.
  • At the end add sour cream and minced chive. Serve with croutons.
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