Zucchini Potato Soup

Zucchini SoupIngredients

  • 1 quart chicken stock
  • 1 large onion diced
  • 3 celery stocks sliced
  • 3 large carrots thinly sliced
  • 2½ cups bite sized potatoes
  • 1 large potato cut into quarters
  • 4 cups cubed zucchini
  • 3 Tbsp. fresh parsley
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme or 1 tsp. dried thyme
  • Olive oil to coat bottom of stock pot
  • 1½ tsp. salt
  • ½ tsp. pepper
  • 3 chopped garlic cloves

Directions: 

1.    Heat olive oil over medium heat. Add onions, celery, and carrots.

2.    Sauté for 5 minutes. Add ½ tsp. of salt and sauté another minute.

3.    Add chicken stock and 1 large potato cut into quarters.

4.    Bring to a boil for 5 minutes.

5.    Add zucchini and remaining ingredients.

6.    Boil for 8 to 10 minutes until potatoes are cooked.

7.    Remove the large potato pieces with some broth.

8.    Place in blender or food processer until liquefied.

9.    Add back to the soup and stir.