Winter is definitely the time for warm, comforting soups. In this hands-on cooking class you'll learn how to make a variety of delicious, nutritious and easy-to-prepare soups that are June's family favourites.
The benefits of soup as a meal are numerous and include ease of digestion, assistance for calorie-controlled eating plans, they're filling and warming, easy to make ahead of time, most will freeze well, they're a great source of nutrients when prepared well. As a busy teacher, drama producer and household manager, June is a great fan of soups as a quick and nutritious meal.
Soups you will be making include French Onion, Tuscan Tomato, Roasted Pumpkin and Garlic, Soup au Pistou with Basil Sauce, Bouillabaisse with Rouille, Lentil and Carrot with fresh Mint, Broccoli and Pea Soup and Mushroom Broth. You'll also learn to prepare some interesting accompaniments including focaccia, cheese wafers, sage breadsticks and croutons.
Tea towel, apron and suitable containers for left overs (eg recycled yogurt containers, jars). The course fee includes all ingredients ($36 value).
Those looking for fresh ideas for winter meals and to enhance their recipe repertoire.