Simple Bean Soup from El Bulli (world's all time greatest restaurant!)
Simple Bean Soup from El Bulli (world's all time greatest restaurant!)
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    This Bean Soup comes to you from El Bulli restaurant, famed in its time for topping the World’s 50 Best Restaurant list, year after year. But fear not! This is not a complex Michelin star dish. It’s a simple bean soup from the El Bulli staff cookbook, "The Family Meal". If this tasty little number is good enough for the folks behind this world class restaurant, it’s good enough for the rest of us! Don't skip the Picada. It totally makes it.

    Ingredients

    • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
    • 1 garlic clove ((large), minced)
    • 1 brown onion (large) (, finely chopped (~180g/6oz))
    • 1/4 tsp fresh thyme (, chopped (sub 1/8 tsp dried))
    • 1/4 tsp fresh rosemary (, chopped (sub 1/8 tsp dried))
    • 1 bay leaf (, fresh (or 1/2 dried))
    • 1/3 cup tomato passata ((Note 1))
    • 4 x 400g/14oz cannellini beans (, drained (Note 2 for dried))
    • 750 ml vegetable stock
    • 1 cup fresh parsley leaves (, roughly chopped (ie chop then lightly pack in))
    • 1 garlic clove ((medium), roughly chopped)
    • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
    • 1/4 cup whole hazelnuts (, skin on)
    • 1/2 tsp cooking / kosher salt ((or 1/4 tsp table salt) (Note 4))

    Instructions

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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