Pea and ham soup
SERVES 4 PREPARATION: 10 MIN COOKING: 25 MIN
45ml (3T) butter
100g deli ham, cubed
1 onion, chopped
2 potatoes, peeled and cubed 1L (4c) chicken stock
500g frozen peas salt and pepper fresh rye bread, to serve
1 Heat the butter and fry the cubed ham in a pan for 1 minute. Remove and set aside. Fry the onion, add the potatoes and stir-fry briefly.
2 Pour in the stock and simmer until the potatoes are done.
3 Add the frozen peas and simmer for 5 more minutes. Purée until smooth with a stick blender or in a food processor.
4 Season with salt and pepper. Spoon the fried ham over the soup and serve with rye bread.