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rich and creamy mushroom soup

Rich and creamy garlic mushroom soup

Karon Grieve
This garlic mushroom soup is rich and creamy and packed with amazing flavour, the perfect winter warmer
4.5 from 6 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Soup
Cuisine British
Servings 4 people
Calories 137 kcal


  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 4 cloves garlic unpeeled!
  • 500 g mushrooms sliced sliced
  • 1 small onion chopped
  • 1 tbsp thyme 1tbsp fresh thyme or 1/2tbsp dried thyme
  • 100 ml dry sherry or vermouth (optional)
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 600 ml vegetable stock
  • 2 tbsp Greek yogurt or double cream


  • Heat the oil and butter in a pan and add the unpeeled garlic cloves and the chopped onion and saute for 5 minutes
  • Add the sliced mushrooms and thyme and cook for a further 10 minutes
  • remove a few mushroom slices to decorate the soup and remove the garlic and pop it out of it's skin and mash the soft flesh before returning it to the pan
  • Add the sherry or vermouth if you are using this and cook for 1 minute
  • Pour in the vegetable stock, cover and simmer the soup for 15 minutes
  • Add the cream and use a hand blender to cream the soup ready to serve
  • season to taste and serve with the reserved mushrooms and fresh thyme leaves plus some coursly ground black pepper


Vegetarian, Vegan, Keto friendly
This soup can be frozen


Calories: 137kcalCarbohydrates: 10gProtein: 5gFat: 8gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 1mgSodium: 616mgPotassium: 479mgFiber: 2gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 410IUVitamin C: 8mgCalcium: 35mgIron: 1mg
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Keyword garlic, mushrooms, soup
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