Onion soup with garlic croutons

Vegetable soup with spicy breadcrumbs

© W & B / Joern Rynio

Ingredients for 4 persons:

750 g vegetable onions
1 large carrot
3 teaspoons of rapeseed oil
1 l vegetable stock
4 lovage leaves
Salt, pepper, nutmeg, dried thyme
1 large clove of garlic
2 slices of white bread
100 g parmesan cheese


Peel the onions and carrots, chop them very finely, sauté in 2 teaspoons of hot oil and deglaze with the stock. Wash the lovage, chop finely, add to the soup with salt, pepper, a little nutmeg and thyme, cook for 20 minutes. Peel and chop garlic, sauté in 1 teaspoon oil in a non-stick pan over medium heat. Dice bread. Brown in the pan, turning constantly. Grate the parmesan. Spread onion soup on plates, sprinkle with parmesan and serve with garlic croutons.

Preparation time:

about 30 minutes

Per person approx .:

236 kcal (= 987 kJ), 14 g protein, 12 g fat, 19 g carbohydrates, 6 g fiber