Fava Bean Soup with Fried Bacon

Fava Bean Soup with Fried Bacon

Fava Bean Soup with Fried Bacon

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!

July 14, 2015

Type of dish

Dietary Consideration

serves for

4

total time

0 HR 40 MIN

ingredients

Oil
2 tbsp
Shallot
3, finely chopped
fava beans
500 g
vegetable stock
1 1/2 litres
crème fraîche
1 tbsp
bacon
6 slices, crispy fried
creme fraiche
3 - 4 tbsp

Preparation

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.

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