This Healthy Soup Recipe Will Leave You Feeling Fuller For Longer
“This is the quickest spicy lentil, sweetcorn and butternut soup you’ll ever make.”
AKA “Yentil Soup” from Sharon Lurie’s newest cookbook: A Taste Of South Africa with The Kosher Butcher’s Wife, this soup is all we’re wanting this winter!
Why this healthy soup recipe is so good for you:
The beta-carotene in the butternut converts to vitamin A in our bodies, which helps boost our immune system and it’s great for our skin.
You can think of this soup as a complete meal with all the macro-nutrients: carbs from the potatoes and butternut, protein from the lentils and fat from the coconut cream. Plus the fibre from the butternut and lentils will help you feel fuller for longer. Great for weight loss!
The curry and harissa spice will also help boost your immune system and adds a flavour punch. Yum… Now that’s a soup we can eat all week.
This recipe is vegan, but you can replace the coconut cream with a splash of milk, cream or yoghurt. Adding yoghurt will mean extra good bacteria for the gut. #Guthealth
Struggling to find Harissa spice? We love this Moroccan Harissa Paste from Faithful-To-Nature.
More about Sharon:
Sharon Lurie married into a fourth-generation family of butchers in Johannesburg. After experimenting and creating recipes for 25 years, she released her first cookbook. She now has three.
For more of Sharon’s amazing recipes, get her latest book (below) at TakeALot.com or all major bookstores nationwide.
Or get her first cookbook: Cooking With The Kosher Butcher’s Wife, here, in e-book format.
Want more of that skin-boosting beta-carotene? Try this recipe!
Looking for more soup recipes to try this winter? Try these 3 comforting soups that’ll boost your immune system.