This warming yet simple soup makes the perfect winter warmer.
350g Chestnut Mushrooms
1 clove of Garlic
1tbsp Olive Oil
½ tsp Salt
½ tsp Pepper
1 tsp Fresh Thyme Leaves
500ml Vegetable Stock
30g Specially Selected Parmigiano Reggiano (grated)
75ml Single Cream
Heat the olive oil in a pan and add the garlic, leek, salt and pepper and cook for 5-10 minutes until the leek has softened.
Slice the mushrooms and add to the pan, with the thyme, then pan fry for 10 minutes until the mushrooms have cooked.
Add the stock and the cream and bring to a simmer.
Blitz the soup with a hand blender and serve hot with a drizzle of olive oil or cream.