Thursday, May 20, 2010

MW Celery & Quinoa Soup

I love to enjoy soups or salads for our usual dinner, its quite a simple way to enjoy veggies instead of sauting ,frying etc..I usually go for simple soups, sometimes i prepare a bowl of soup specially for me while others at home have enjoy french fries and roasted chickens, i wont say that am dieting but having soup for dinner been almost a routine for me..This celery and quinoa soup was one among those easy breezy soup i prepared yesterday for our dinner, we enjoyed this celery and quinoa soup along with some toasted bread slices, this soup is a complete food which is quite filling, healthy also delicious,the addition of quinoa turned out this soup more healthier and we enjoyed having this fabulous soup for dinner..

Celery & Quinoa Soup

2cups Celery stem
2nos Potatoes (chopped)
1no Onion(chopped)
1tbsp Olive oil
Salt
Pepper
1/4cup Red Quinoa

Cook quinoa with a half cup of water and salt in a microwave safe bowl for 10minutes high in microwave oven..In a another bowl, add the olive oil and chopped onions cook everything for 5 minutes until the onion turns transculent (stir in between)..Add the celery pieces and chopped potatoes to the onions, cook for 5 minutes finally add enough water, salt and pepper powder cook in high for 15minutes (stir in between)..Take the bowl out, blend as soup with a hand blender..Reheat the soup along with already cooked quinoa for 3minutes in high..

Serve warm along with toasted breads or any grilled meat..

39 comments:

  1. priya very delicious and healthy soup another treat with quinoa.

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  2. Simple ingredients and such a healthy soup, good one Priya.

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  3. simple yet yummy and healty soup.with quinoa.looks awesome

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  4. Wonderful soup..Looks creamy and delicious...

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  5. soup looks rich n delicious Priya...healthy too...:)

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  6. havent tasted celery yet.. looks like this would be best to start with .. and flavour of onions potatoes too.. yummy!

    vegan apple hazelnut muffins are awesome!

    u rock girl... ur blog is a whole cookbook.. let me count the pages :)

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  7. Priya,

    I am not a fan of celery, But this soup looks really healthy and yummy.

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  8. awesome recipe..very healthy soup..

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  9. Want finish the whole bowl of soup now.

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  10. I love celery in any dish. Never tested quinoa gotta try it soon.

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  11. sounds like an interesting combo!! looks great though..

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  12. Lovely creamy color contrasting soup. Yum!

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  13. Healthy soup dear..great combo and looks rich and creamy.

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  14. I love celery,nice healthy recipe.You are inventing quite lot of recipes with quinoa,that too in microwave,wow!

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  15. Healthy and flavourful bowl of soup :)

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  16. Priya, I love how you try to add quinoa to everything, sounds really healthy and your muffins are a perfect fit for my entry, so please send them for sure :)

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  17. That is something very light and healthy!

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  18. again with a healthy and innovative recipe,gr8 priya.Soup sounds gr8.too gud.

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  19. Healthy soup..and as usual very innovative.

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  20. Very healthy soup dear! I want a bowl too...;)

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  21. Very healthy soup Priya...I have bookmarked this for tomorrow lunch for my hubby :)

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  22. awesome recipe..very healthy soup..

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  23. Delicious looking soup..Interesting recipe..

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  24. Such a healthy soup in just few minutes!! /fantastic Priya. And thanks for that link . That was helpful

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  25. A very healthy and easy to make quinoa soup.Nice pic.

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  26. ஒரே கலக்கல்...கினோவாவின வைத்து எவ்வளவு வித்தியசமான குறிப்புகள்...வாழ்த்துகள் ப்ரியா...

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  27. you really are the queen of quinoa dear! I bought a packet of quinoa the other day, now i have another of your recipe using that. Fabulous!

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  28. Looks very beautiful and yummy. Soup every dinner, I would also like to have it :)

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  29. Soup super ah irukku Priya,, nice combo healthy ingredients en veetukaararukku soup um roll um vechutta poedhum amruthama saaptuduvaaru..kandippa try pandren paa.

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  30. Ooh! Soup! It's lovely! I'll 'urunchi' from the bowl!

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  31. Lovely soup...Nice to see one more creation with quinoa.

    www.jiboombaa.com

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  32. ஹெல்தியான சூப்!! செலரியுடன் கினோவா காம்பினேஷன் நல்லாயிருக்கு.நானும் கினோவாவுடன் வெஜ் போட்டு சூப் செய்தேன்.அடுத்தமுறை உங்கள் முறைப்படி செய்து பார்க்கனும்...

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  33. Very nice Priya - Red quinoa is a great addition to the traditional celery and potato soup.

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  34. the red quinoa is the best part..it adds so much beauty to the soup

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  35. Hey that is something very nice....i never heard about that red quinoa priya...can u just tell me what is it....??and i ltoo love soups a lot...

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  36. Healthy and yumm soup..thanks for participating

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