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Post by polgara on 14th June 2010, 10:14 am

Does anyone have a recipie for the above. OH rather overdid the planting & we have quite a lot.

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Post by Guest on 14th June 2010, 1:20 pm

I gently cook some garlic and onion (small) in butter, add some veg stock and when boiling add a good bunch of water cress. Blend, reheat and season to taste. We have stream water cress and it can get quite stong so it is a good idea to just try it and see what it needs.

I love watercress soup, it is definately worth overplanting for...well done Pol's OH!

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Post by polgara on 14th June 2010, 2:24 pm

Thanks Zoe, do you blend it down & do you thicken it all?

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Post by Guest on 14th June 2010, 2:29 pm

I don't thicken it...but I like thinner soups in summer (its not that thin). I blend it all to a smooth consistency.

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Post by polgara on 14th June 2010, 3:57 pm

Thank you

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Post by Guest on 16th June 2010, 9:01 am

How did it turn out?

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Post by polgara on 16th June 2010, 10:53 am

OOh, still clearing up & catching up after the hols & OH has decided to have watercress with everything, so not made it yet. Will probably add potato to it for the carbs which I am supposed to have.

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