Creamy Potato and Watercress Soup *Vegan

Creamy Potato and Watercress Soup *Vegan


  • 1 tbsp Extra virgin olive oil
  •  1 tbsp All-purpose flour (optional sub. gluten free)​
  •  2 tsp GoBio! Organic Vegetable Broth Powder, dissolved in 4 cups of boiling water
  •  3 Medium yellow-skinned potatoes, scrubbed and cut into 1⁄2-inch cubes
  •  1 Small onion, finely chopped
  •  6 Green onions, finely sliced
  •  4 cups Watercress, plus a little extra for garnish
  •  Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste


In a medium saucepan, heat the oil over medium heat. Add the flour and whisk into the oil, cooking for about 2 minutes or until thick and just lightly browned. Slowly add the vegetable broth, whisking until smooth. Add the potatoes, onion and green onion and bring the soup just to the boil. ​

Cover and simmer over medium-low heat until vegetables are tender, about 20 minutes. Stir in the watercress and cook until just wilted, about 1 minute. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Purée with a handheld immersion blender until smooth. Divide among six soup bowls and garnish with a dairy-free yogurt and lemon wedges, if desired.

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