Thai nettle soup

 

Thai nettle soup and nettle seed bread

Ingredients:

2 medium sized onions

3 Large carrots

1 carrier bag full of young nettle tops

75g coconut butter

50 grams of Thai green curry paste

100g of chopped wild garlic leaves

2 tsp of lemon grass paste

3 cloves of garlic

2 limes

 

1.Heat a large pan and add the butter and melt.

2. Finley chop the garlic and onion and add to the pa and sweat until the onions have softened.

3. Add the Thai green curry paste and  coconut and cook for 1min.

4. Grate the carrots and add to the pan along with the netle tops and pour over the stock and simmer for 25mins.

5. Add the juice of 2 limes and the lemongrass paste.

6. Liquidise using a hand blender or food processor,

7. Serve with crusty bread and a drizzle of cream.

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