Summer English Pea Soup

With Oat Milk Foam, Herb Crumbs and Fresh Mint

We’ve asked our Executive Chef – Nicholas Issel to come to the table (pun intended) with some of his best summer recipes!

Below you will find his soup-er recipe for a Summer English Pea soup.

aerial shot of pea soup table placement

Recipe

Ingredients – Soup Base

  • 2g Jalapeño
  • 40g Fennel
  • 70g White Onion
  • 30g Leek
  • 2g Garlic
  • 50g Olive Oil
  • 1g Salt
  • 30ml White Wine
  • 200ml Water
  • 500g Peas

Ingredients – Oat Milk Foam

  • 100ml Oat Milk
  • 1 Sprinkle Nutmeg

Ingredients – Rosemary Crumb

  • 80g Panko
  • 10g Olive Oil
  • 1g Chopped Rosemary

Preparation

  1. Dice all of the vegetables into small cubes of similar size. In a large stock pot sauté the jalapeno, fennel, white onion, leek and garlic in the olive oil until they become translucent. Deglaze the pot with the white wine and cook for 10 minutes. Add in the water and salt and simmer. Pour the soup base mixture over the peas and blitz with a vita prep, continue blitzing until very smooth. As soon as they soup has been blended cool it down using an ice bath, this will help the soup to keep it’s colour.
  2. Next, heat the oat milk in a saucepan until it begins to simmer, sprinkle in your nutmeg.
  3. For the rosemary crumb, heat the olive oil in a frying pan and add the panko. Continuously stir until golden brown and add the chopped rosemary and season with salt to taste. Place out on a paper towel to absorb the oil.

Plating

Find your favorite bowl place a tablespoon of the rosemary crumb and a puddle of the oat milk foam. Pour in your English pea soup and decorate with a sprig of fresh mint. Enjoy!

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