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That just sounds and tastes great and it is super easy to cook. Just fry one small onion in a little olive oil, add the watercress, stock and cooked potatoes and you are almost done.


Watercress soup with goats cheese and herb garlic croutons


Level: Easy | Time: 30 minutes | serves 2-4


A little bit of olive oil

1 small onion, peeled and cut into small pieces

4 medium-sized potatoes, peeled and cooked

250 grams of fresh watercress

450 ml of chicken or vegetarian stock

Salt and Pepper to taste

Goat’s cheese

For the croutons: bread, garlic and herbs


watercress soup

watercress soup



  1. Add a little bit of olive oil to a small pot and fry the onion on a low heat until translucent.
  2. Add the stock, watercress and the cooked potatoes to the pot and cook together for 5 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile you can prepare the croutons. To do that, cut you bread or toast in small pieces and fry in a pan with a little olive oil, some herbs (such as herbs de province) and some garlic. Roast until the croutons have a nice colour and have absorbed the great garlic and herb flavour.
  4. Take the soup off the heat and blend in a food processor until smooth.
  5. To serve, add the soup to a bowl and garnish with the crumbled goats cheese and some croutons.

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