Delicious Winter Warming Soup
The Cuisinart Soup Maker Plus may look like a regular blender, but once you see it in action you will need it on your kitchen counter! The soup maker can do everything a normal blender can do; make purees, nutritious smoothies and even crush ice. What makes this machine unique is that Cuisinart Soup Maker Plus will sauté, cook, stir, simmer and blend ingredients to make delicous warming soups, risottos or even curries. Watch our video below to see it in action making a yummy Sweet Potato & Red Pepper Soup.
What You Need
1 tbsp Olive Oil
1 Large Onion, roughly chopped
3 Garlic Cloves, finely chopped
500g Sweet Potato, peeled and cubed
2 Medium Red Peppers, deseeded and roughly chopped
700ml Vegetable Stock 1 – 2 Chillies, deseeded and roughly chopped (optional)
Sea Salt and freshly ground Black Pepper to taste
1. Set the timer on the Soup Maker to 30 minutes on ‘SAUTE’.
2. Add the olive oil to heat and immediately follow with the onion and garlic. Leave for 1-2 minutes until steaming. ‘STIR’ as required.
3. Add the sweet potato, peppers, stock and chillies (if using) into the Soup Maker. Set to ‘HIGH’ and bring to a vigorous boil, then set to ‘SIMMER’ and cook until all the vegetables are soft.
4. ‘BLEND’ on setting 2 until smooth. Season and serve.