Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. We wish it was this way here in the states. Add the broth, rutabaga, salt, thyme, marjoram and pepper; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Read More About The Irish American Mom Community, AdvertisingComment PolicyDisclaimerDisclosurePrivacy PolicyContactFAQ’sSitemap, Many Thanks to the Irish Blog Awards – Irish American Mom Won the Silver Award in the 2018 Diaspora Category, Irish American Mom Is Featured On Irish Central. Hi Jack – Your link doesn’t work, so I had to take it out. Adjust thickness and seasoning. 3 large carrots, peeled and chopped; 1/2 large white onion, diced; 1/2 cup vegetable broth; 2 cups soy milk (or regular milk) Salt and pepper to taste; Method . I love it and so does my 5 year old which is a big plus. Arrange carrots, turnip, and rutabaga in 2-quart casserole dish. Mairéad. https://eisforeat.com/2012/02/t-is-for-turnip-rutabaga-carrot-soup.html Brighid O’Sullivan http://celticthoughts.com/, Brighid – Soup and brown bread make a perfect lunch, even during the summer months in the Emerald Isle. I hope you like this soup. Thanks for stopping by, The rutabaga pieces must be very soft when done: you should be able to smash them between your fingers. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. I think the need for a range hood is very much dependent on the size of the kitchen and stove, and how much a person cooks at home. Patricia – It sure is an Irish thing to call a rutabaga a turnip. Learn how your comment data is processed. Thanks! Cover the pot and sweat the vegetables for 10 minutes to soften them. Change ). Mairéad. It looks like it will make about 10 cups, so the serving size is about 1 cup? Your email address will not be published. Now my rutabagas come from the store (we simmer them with carrots, red potatoes, and cabbage along with our St. Patrick’s Day corned beef). soup making recipes for this autumn season, Color Your Own Homemade Christmas Crackers, Irish Santa Claus Decorations and Ornaments for Christmas, Irish Book Recommendations For Christmas 2020, Read More About The Irish American Mom Community. Mairéad. Learn how your comment data is processed. I had to look the term up in the dictionary to learn it referred to an Irish turnip. Thank you for your education and your time. Best wishes, Simmer for 20 minutes or until the rutabaga is tender enough to mash against the side of the pan. Thanks so much for stopping by to give this soup your two thumbs up. 1/2 stick, 4 tablespoons, butter. Serve over brown rice. All the best, Love the dialogue. Tess labored in the fields one winter “chopping swedes.” “Turnips,” I thought at the time until I later learned what she in fact was chopping were rutabagas. Shake the pan every 3 minutes to prevent any sticking, but resist the temptation to lift the lid. Hi Ken – Thanks for rating this recipe and glad you like it. Serve on its own with a drizzle of honey on top or with your favorite crusty bread. Thanks for sharing. baking pans. I’m really just starting to use rutabagas. ( Log Out /  Add the onions and sauté for about 4 minutes, until … Cover and sweat for 30 minutes. 1. It sounds like root maggots are very destructive in your area. Add leek, celery and garlic and sauté until vegetables begin to soften, about 5 minutes. Then increase the heat, and cook uncovered another five minutes, stirring from time to time. And so, to kick off my soup making recipes for this autumn season , I thought it might be a good idea to start with a simple, easy-to-make soup, using the rutabaga… Turns out it’s an Irsh thing? Fire was a scarce commodity for many of the poor during these hungry years, since they were too weak to cut and harvest turf. If only they could oblige. And finally, after all that rambling, here’s my soup recipe …. All the best, During the famine years, growing turnips was advocated as an alternative to potatoes, and ever since the lowly vegetable has been cultivated extensively in Ireland. So when you’re throwing together some “neeps and haggis” reach for a rutabaga, not those wee things English people and Americans call turnips. Add the onion, apple, rutabaga, squash, carrots, and sweet potato and cook, stirring occasionally until the onions are translucent. Mairéad. My question is, so if what we Americans call rutabagas are called turnips in Ireland, what are turnips called? Maybe it has a bit to do with my Irish roots. But for some strange reason the English swede and the American rutabaga is always referred to as a turnip in Ireland. Cover the pot and sweat the vegetables for 10 minutes to soften them. Great Soup, we had it last night and the kids actually loved it which was nice to see. One thing I did that I think added to the soup was 3 cloves of minced garlic and an equal amount of ginger added into the vegetables right after the sweat for 2-3 minutes before the broth was added. Bring the soup to boiling point, lower the heat, then cover the pot and let the soup simmer for 30 minutes. Feel free to leave another one that works. Therefore, they cooked only the turnip greens, while the tuber was eaten raw. The soup turned out great. The combination of deep orange carrots and pale yellow rutabaga flesh, produces an amber colored soup, just perfect for fall. The name swede, for short, was adopted in England, where a true turnip has whiter flesh, and is about the size of a tennis ball. Exact quantities can be found in the printable recipe at the bottom of this post. Do check back, since I’ll be adding more soup recipes in the coming weeks. I love it’s uniquely sweet and peppery flavors. Cook on high for approx. Michelle – I always boil potatoes for mash. Stir in the chicken and parsley; heat through. So interesting to learn that you too called a rutabaga by the preferred Irish term of turnip. Your soup recipe, (a winter’s deiight, I’m sure) reminded me of something I read in a seed catalogue a couple years back. Follow My Favourite Pastime on WordPress.com. Also, any secret method to getting perfect Mash? All the best, Thanks for sharing your tips. Add the rutabagas and parsnips and stir, then pour in the broth, raise the heat to high and bring to a … Add the diced celery, diced carrots, parsnip, and rutabaga; cook 5 minutes more. Preparation. And finally, add the cream. View all posts by Liz. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Mix vegetable broth into vegetables and bring to a boil. Carrot and rutabaga (swede) is a great combination for soup because rutabaga has a hint to bitterness. I think Americans can learn a lot from the Irish about freshness and quality of food. Kathryn Yeomans, Ginger Carrot Soup Rutabaga-Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe. If you use baked potatoes with the skins on, you lose a lot of the flesh when you try to scoop it out of the skin. In this Rutabaga and Parsnip Soup recipe, rutabaga is first roasted with parsnips and carrots to bring out a little sweetness, then simmered with thyme, nutmeg, and cardamom for a resulting flavor that elevates this humble root vegetable to delicious new heights. Hope this helps, This vegetable has also been called  “yellow turnip” on the western shores of the Atlantic. This post may contain affiliate sales links. Hi Mary – I hope you enjoyed this rustic soup. You can choose between US and Metric measurements. Return to the pan. Now to confuse matters further, said vegetable is sometimes referred to as “neeps” in Scotland. I can’t wait to make this soup! I like plenty of freshly ground black pepper in this soup. Salt. Mairéad, I came across this recipe,thank goodness looking for a great turnip(as I call it in Canada since a kid)I introduced my 6year old granddaughter to it as they came for Sunday dinner.she was hesitant at first,but a spoonful was all it took,once I mashed it with butter and brown sugar..she’s now 10 and insists I make it for all family dinners..she takes home any leftovers,which I make sure there is..I’m making this soup tomorrow and cant wait to try it out on my granddaughter.Thanks for a great recipe..Gramps, Hi Russ – Glad to hear your family like mashed turnips. A pinch of garlic powder, salt and pepper, or a little bouillon can be added if needed. Add noodles; cover and simmer 20 minutes longer or until noodles are tender. I grew up very close to Howth and spent lots of time there as a child. Add the stock and season well with salt and pepper. One more question- Do you boil or bake the potatoes for mash? Haven’t really found one, but i found your recipe and suggestions. This step is optional, but I love the extra depth of flavor cream lends to this soup. © Copyright 2011-2020, Irish American Mom. A patient at a physiotherapy clinic I worked at used to bring in soup for us for lunch. Call it the “luck of the Irish” that I came across your blog and recipe for Rutabaga & Carrot soup! All the best, Place rutabagas, potatoes and onion in a large bowl. – I remember reading Tess as a teenager, and being unsure of what a swede was, just like you. However, those who were sick and dying were offered turnips to eat ……. Adjust thickness and seasoning. Add lentils, dried thyme, bay leaves, and … Peeling and chopping a rutabaga is simpler than it might seem. Preparation time:: 10 minutes; Cooking time: 45 minutes; Serves: 3-4. Add the cream and knob of butter and blend to mix. Yes Elizabeth. Add the potatoes, the rutabaga, and enough water or stock to cover all the vegetables. I also used you tip for peeking rutabagas and that went well. The little aside mentioned that rutabagas mixed into mashed potatoes was a favorite dish of their staff. by Irish American Mom. 2 large carrots sliced. Blend the soup until smooth. Irish Summer temperatures are seldom too high for a nice bowl of warming soup. If you bake them peeled, they’ll go crispy on the outside, and that doesn’t work well for mash. I thought it was only my family that called rutabagas turnips! Bring the soup to boiling point, lower the heat. I am making the soup as I type, and look forward to its wholesomeness. Continue reading for money saving tips and gluten and dairy free options. The fresh ginger in Rutabaga Carrot Ginger Soup warms things up and adds a little something extra. All the best, Complete the process in batches if using a regular blender. Preparation. Ingredients. TMJ, T.M. All the best, and thanks for stopping by. Please see my. Easy Creamy Carrot Soup Recipe potsofsmiles:) ginger, parsnip, coriander, tomato pure, dried basil, garlic cloves and 11 more Carrot, Parsnip, and Honey-Roasted Onion Pie Ananás e Hortelã 2 tablespoons of butter. Best wishes, and thanks for stopping by to check out my recipes. Here in eastern Canada, we usually just call them turnips, although I understand that the technical name is “rutabaga” and turnips are something else. One had a great name, called Autumn Storm Soup. I do know that their voracious burrowing produces a truly hideous result. I hope it turned out well. Mairéad. Lay the rutabaga on a baking sheet in a single layer and bake until fries are cooked through and browned on the outside, about 30 minutes. I had never heard of a rutabaga until I came to the U.S.. I like your tip of using half low-sodium broth and half water to reduce the salt content in your soup. Recipe by momto3greatboys. . I’ll add your recipe to my Saturday Soup repertoire. I’m so glad to hear you had a lovely time in Howth. In a large pot melt the butter over medium heat. “Rutabaga” is the common American and Canadian term for this yellow root we plan to turn into soup. Artistically inclined carvers started to create faces on larger pumpkins, which were far easier to pulp than the old rock-hard turnips of their homeland. I was looking for a recipe for using a tomato broth for a rutabaga soup. ( Log Out /  Melt butter in a large, heavy-bottomed pot. Pour in the chicken broth. Turn the heat off and let the soup cool a little before blending it. All Recipes. Raise the heat to medium. Best of luck with this soup too. The combination of deep orange carrots and pale yellow rutabaga flesh, produces an amber colored soup, just perfect for fall. Heat until piping hot but do not boil. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Return the soup to the pot. A pinch of garlic powder, salt … Our favorite food in Ireland was soup and bread, always homemade and always went together. rutabaga is like a turnip on steroids, but sweeter How to make a Vegetable Soup with Rutabaga. In a large saucepan or Dutch oven, saute the carrots, onion and celery in butter until tender. Serve the soup. #soup #carrot #rutabaga Rutabaga and Carrot Soup Servings4 servings Prep Time5 minutes Cook Time45 minutes Ingredients 1medium oniondiced 1tablespoon oil 2small […] The post Rutabaga and Carrot Soup appeared first on […] They are usually only available around August and September and are not commonly found in grocery stores. Mairéad. In small bowl, combine remaining ingredients. Try our Rutabaga and Carrot Soup recipe. Transfer to the container of a blender or processor and whirl until smooth. Like my carrot and turnip soup or pumpkin lentil curry, it is perfect for all occasions.Dress it up with lots of fresh herb garnishes and serve it at a dinner party. In other parts of the English speaking world, “swede” is the preferred term, because it is in fact a Swedish turnip. Stir in … Required fields are marked *. Just make sure you don’t buy a tough over-grown rutabaga (swede) because it will be fibrous and unpleasant. Enjoy! Return the soup to the pot. Blend the soup until smooth. Here are some more recipes and ramblings you might enjoy…. Like the Irish, Scottish people call the swede a turnip, and neeps is a derivation of the term “new turnips”. If you have a slow cooker, throw in the rutabaga, carrots, onions, and vegetable broth. Cream of Carrot and Rutabaga Soup with Maple Syrup | Ricardo Thanks for sharing! I’m trying to decide if I should get one. https://myfavouritepastime.com/2019/04/18/carrot-and-rutabaga-swede-soup It’s been a long, cold winter, and I wanted soup. It’s cooking right now so I don’t know how it will turn out. Very interesting soup – I like the combination of carrots and rutabaga. When the Irish came across the waters to the United States they started to make Jack O’Lanterns at Halloween, replacing the Irish turnip with the more plentiful American pumpkin. Slice the ends off the rutabaga and cut away the outer skin with a knife. Heat oil in heavy large pot over medium-low heat. All the best, Add the cream and knob of butter and blend to mix. Preheat oven to 425°. Add the stock and season well with salt and pepper. We just returned from a beautiful stay in Howth, and loved the wonderful fresh flavors in the hearty vegetable soups and chowders we had. He brought this soup in once and it was an instant hit for everyone who tried it, even those who say they hate turnip/rutabaga. Mairéad, Your email address will not be published. Ingredients for Rutabaga and Carrot Soup: use vegetable stock for a vegetarian soup. I use my hand held blender to blitz the vegetables, but a regular stand-up blender can also be used. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Thanks for sharing this recipe it looks great! . If serving larger portions it’s best to consider this recipe adequate for 5 to 6 people. I love your idea of patterned maggot gnawing of rutabagas for Halloween Jack O’Lanterns. Chop rutabaga into large cubes, approximately 1/2″ squares, but err on larger pieces. The turnip features prominently in the annals of Irish history during the time of the Great Hunger (1845-1850). Rutabagas are also referred to as swedes in Ireland, but the term turnip is most common. courtesy of Kathryn Yeomans Serves: 6-8 . Hi Elizabeth – In Ireland, small American turnips would be called white turnips. September 24, 2014 by Irish American Mom 30 Comments. Serves: 10. I also love photography and nature. Mairead. Pour in the turkey broth, season to taste with salt and … We begged for the recipe and this is … This is my second time making it. In a large pot melt the butter over medium heat. All Rights Reserved. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. As a starter one cup is plenty. But turnips were not as nutritious as the potato, and had to be eaten in great bulk to sustain life. My grown kids have turned me on to these wonderful, slightly sweet vegetables! Thank you so much for the interesting history and background information. Hi Kendall – I’m delighted to hear your family enjoyed this soup. American russet potatoes are the closest to Irish rooster potatoes, so I choose russets for making mash. You can add the cream in the pot and blitz the soup again, or do as I do, and add a spoon of cream to each bowl before serving. Just wanted to say thank you for this recipe! My kids ate platefuls. Strain them well when cooked, and let them stand for a few minutes before mashing them. Good recipe! ( Log Out /  Trapping the steam in the pot is key to building up a good vegetable sweat. Rutabagas and carrots make a comforting, slightly sweet soup. Add the onions and sauté for about 4 minutes, until tender. All the best, Mairéad, I love all your recipes and this soup one is great. When you say this recipe serves 10, what size are the servings? This soup is simple and straightforward to make. Mairéad. Heat the olive oil and butter in a large saucepan. I find American mash a little sloppy for my Irish taste buds. Transfer to plate using slotted spoon. Well that explains it. Thanks. This soup is called underground soup because ... serving. Packaged chicken broth (even the “reduced salt” type) has too much salt for my liking so I used half broth and half water and it was fine. https://www.betternutrition.com/recipes/roasted-rutabaga-carrot-soup Hope it gets their seal of approval. 1 pound peeled and chopped rutabaga. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Add the rutabaga, carrots, salt, pepper and maple syrup. They will lose more liquid through steam as they stand. I love everything food: eating, cooking, baking and travelling. Hi Neil – I’m glad you give this simple soup your seal of approval. Mairéad. Thanks! I grew up eating mashed turnips for dinner. Rutabaga And Carrot Soup. Melt the butter in the bottom of a large saucepan or Dutch oven. This recipe for ginger carrot and rutabaga soup is a healthy wintertime treat with the warming flavors of ginger, honey and lemon juice. Share my recipes and ramblings with the world, “They were to the starving ones supposed to be a “God-send,”, and were eaten with great avidity, both cooked and raw.”, from Annals Of The Famine In Ireland – Chapter VI (2). Simmer for 20 to 25 minutes or until all of the vegetables are cooked through and tender. Add the rutabaga, carrots, salt, pepper and maple syrup. Happy Easter! I believe it’s never too late to explore your Irish cultural heritage and celebrate your ancestors’ spiritual legacy. The combination of deep orange carrots and pale yellow rutabaga flesh, produces an amber colored soup, just perfect for fall. Add the chicken stock and bring to a boil. 1 pound peeled and chopped carrots. Then increase the heat, and cook uncovered another five minutes, stirring from time to time. This soup is a tribute to the humble rutabaga. Irish mash tastes a little different to American mashed potatoes. Mairéad. Add the cream and stir into the soup. I first ran across the word “swede” in Hardy’s Tess of the d’ubervilles. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used. Add 4 cups stock (broth) and simmer, covered, another 15 minutes. Looking forward to more of your soup recipes. Cook, stirring occasionally, until … Stir in the garlic and chopped parsley, and cook for 1 minute more. Cover and sweat for 30 minutes. 2. What are your thoughts about range hoods? This soup freezes well and is the perfect cold remedy. It’s simple, but if you like the flavor of turnips, this soup is a treat. Links are allowed when clear credit is given to myfavourite pastime.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. That’s a great idea. I typically peel the potatoes and boil them in lightly salted water. Drizzle over vegetables. Add the rutabaga and cover the pan. Hi Carol – Rutabagas are what I used in this recipe. The light represented the souls of the dead, and was used to ward off “Stingy Jack,” a notorious fellow who made a deal with the devil. ( Log Out /  Cream of Rutabaga Soup. In Ireland a lot less butter and milk are added to mashed potatoes forming a firmer mash. It’s only since writing my blog that I have learned Canadians call the rutabaga a turnip, just like we do in Ireland. Add the carrots, turnips and onion, stirring them well to completely coat them in butter. The name comes from the Swedish word Rotabagge, which apparently means “root bag”. My step-by-step rutabaga handling instructions can be found here. It’s lovely to hear you too like rutabagas. Cover vegetables with aluminum foil; bake 40 to 50 minutes. Well, the answer depends on where you live in the world, and since most of my readers are living in America, I’m naming it “rutabaga and carrot” soup. Heat the butter and olive oil in a large saucepan. Found your website while searching for Irish soup recipes. © My Favourite Pastime 2018, unauthorized use and / or duplication of this material without written permission from the author / owner of this blog is strictly prohibited. Transfer to two greased 15x10x1-in. Hope this helps. I bought rutabagas but now I’m wondering if I should have bought turnips? Loved them mashed with white potatoes and pan fried when leftover! Add sausage and saut&until brown on all sides, about 7 minutes. With that usage in mind I planted rutabagas in the garden that season, but alas, root maggots riddled them just as they do carrots and turnips in our garden (only beets are immune to those pesky tunnelers). Affiliate Disclosure: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. 1 medium rutabaga diced. My wife could hardly believe there wasn’t a bunch of cream in it(I didn’t use the cream at the end). Nutrition Information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. I like the simplicity of this recipe. Freshly ground black pepper. And so, to kick off my soup making recipes for this autumn season, I thought it might be a good idea to start with a simple, easy-to-make soup, using the rutabaga, a vegetable I believe is not fully appreciated in America. It makes me appreciate the rutabaga much more! A definite must for someone like me, who loves to cook. then cover the pot and let the soup simmer for 30 minutes, or until the vegetables are nice and tender. Cut beef stew meat ... leaves, parsley, barley, rutabaga or turnip, carrots, green pepper ... beans or peas, cabbage and reserved tomatoes into the ... serving. I love your additions of ginger and garlic cloves. Mairéad. I’m delighted you found my blog and checked out my recipes and ramblings. Michelle, Michelle – Autumn storm soup – what a fantastic name for a soup! Hi Melanie – I’m delighted to learn that you little one loves this soup – it sure is a great way to add veggies to a child’s diet. * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Best wishes, Jack o’ lanterns and turnips…interesting, indeed. Heat until piping hot but do not boil. Perhaps one could program those root weevils to carve a couple of turnips? Directions. Cook the soup for about 1 hour 15 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes. Stir in onion and celery. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Mairead, Hello! …….”not because of its nutrition, but because of the absence of it, not having sufficient to injure the weakest body.”. Rutabaga-Carrot Soup (Juurikasviksiakeitto) This thick pureed vegetable soup – adapted from a recipe in the 1990 Sundays at Moosewood Restaurant – is a Finnish specialty.We love the sunny flavors generated from the rutabaga, carrots, orange juice and fresh ginger. Heat oil in heavy large saucepan over medium-high heat. This soup recipe pairs with Merlot. Make it a warm and cozy supper for the whole family with a side of garlic bread.Or add it to your cold weather meal planning rotation and prepare it ahead of time for an easy bite to eat after a busy day. Serve warm. Add seeds and cook about 20 seconds. In a large soup pot, heat oil on medium heat. vegetable or coconut oil ; 5 cups peeled and thinly sliced carrots (about 1 ½ pounds) 1 cup diced sweet onion (about 1 medium-large) 1 1/2 cups chopped celery (about 3-4 stalks) Originally Jack-O-Lanterns were created in Ireland and Scotland by chiseling out a turnip or rutabaga, and placing hot embers or coals inside. The serving size is only one cup, which is not a lot of soup if you are serving it as the main part of a meal. All the best, Here’s a quick look at what you’ll need for this soup. I think I had only ever ate rutabaga as a side mashed with salt and butter before this, also used to call it turnip unknowingly. Add 2 tablespoons oil, salt and pepper; toss to coat. Makes 6 servings. Best wishes, I agree with you whole heartedly about the quality and freshness of Irish food – flavors are so much more natural and intense when food is not overly processed. Rutabagas and carrots make a comforting, slightly sweet soup. 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