First course

Fava Bean Soup with Fried Bacon


Facebook Twitter ShareAddThis
Fava Bean Soup with Fried Bacon
Do you like this recipe? Vote now!
Thank you for your rating!
Post already rated

An easy and tasty fava bean soup with crispy bacon is the perfect starter to a summer meal: it's simple but delicious, try this recipe at home!

For the soup
To garnish
Info box
  • Preparation time
  • Cooking time
  • Recipe category First course
  • Recipe yield 4

To prepare the fava bean soup start hating the oil in a large pan and cook the shallots for 10 minutes until softened.

Add the fava beans and cook for 2 minutes. Add the stock and bring to a boil. Simmer gently for 20 minutes until the beans are tender.

Add the creme fraiche and cool slightly.

Transfer the soup in batches to a blender or food processor and blend until smooth. Return to the pan and reheat gently.

Pour into serving bowls and add a swirl of creme fraiche. Crumble over the bacon and enjoy the fava bean soup.

Register or login to Leave a Comment.