How to make Chunky Mushroom Soup -

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Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Mushrooms (मशरूम), Milk (दूध)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Soups

Chunky Mushroom Soup

Chunky Mushroom Soup Recipe Card


Hindi: dhingri
Available in various types, shapes and sizes, these edible fungi (purely vegetarian!) are a great way to glam-up your dishes. Talking about the types, there are – button, enoki, morel, oyster, shiitake, porcini, chanterelle and portabella. Buy the ones with a firm texture and even colour with tightly-closed caps. If the gills are showing, it is an indication of age and they are probably past their prime.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chunky Mushroom Soup Recipe

  • Mushrooms roughly chopped 8-10

  • Milk 1½ cups

  • Butter 2 tablespoons

  • Spring onion bulbs finely chopped 1-2

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste + for garnishing

  • Refined flour (maida) 2-3 tablespoons

  • Vegetable stock 1½ cups

  • Fresh cream 2 tablespoons

  • Processed cheese 2 tablespoons grated + for garnishing

  • Spring onion greens finely chopped 1 + for garnishing

  • Thyme fresh springs 1-2


Step 1

Heat 1 tablespoon butter in a non-stick pan,add spring onion and saute till translucent. Add mushrooms, mix and saute for 2-3 minutes.

Step 2

Add salt and crushed peppercorns and mix well. Transfer onto a plate and set aside.

Step 3

Heat remaining butter in the same non-stick pan, add flour and saute for 1-2 minutes or till light golden.

Step 4

Add stock, mix and cook, stirring continuously,for 1-2 minutes or till thick. Add milk gradually, mix and bring to boil, stirring continuously.

Step 5

Add sauteed mushroom mixture and mix well. Add salt and crushed peppercorns and mix. Add cream, mix and cook for a minute.

Step 6

Add cheese, spring onion greens and torn thyme, mix and switch off heat.

Step 7

Serve hot garnished with some cheese, spring onion greens and crushed peppercorns.

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