This mushroom soup is dairy free, low fat and features a creamy consistency with none added cream! Ready in under half-hour , this soup is best than store bought and can really be the simplest mushroom soup you’ve got ever had!
WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS
The simplicity of the ingredients makes the mushrooms the star of this soup.
This soup is thick and creamy without the utilization of cream or milk!
This mushroom soup recipe is vegan, dairy free, gluten free and Whole 30 friendly!
HOW TO MAKE HEALTHY MUSHROOM SOUP
Step 1: Chop the onions and slice the mushrooms. Saute the onions until slightly softened. Add the mushrooms and permit the mushrooms to cook for 5-6 minutes.
Step 2: Add the fresh thyme, salt, garlic powder, bay leaves and coconut aminos to the mushroom and onion mixture.
Step 3: Mix the arrowroot powder into the vegetable broth and stir well until completely combined. Pour the arrowroot powder and vegetable broth slurry and therefore the dairy free milk into the mushroom and onion mixture and permit it to return to a simmer for quarter-hour to thicken.
Step 4: After quarter-hour , serve hot otherwise you can blend up a number of the soup with an immersion blender to thicken the soup a touch more.
TIPS FOR WORKING WITH MUSHROOMS
To prepare the mushrooms, use a dry towel to ignore any soil/dirt you see. Don’t run mushrooms under water, as they’re very porous and can absorb the water, and never really develop their flavor fully.
Wait to salt the mushrooms until after they need cooked down for a few time. Adding salt too early can cause the mushrooms to not fully release all their water.
HOW TO MAKE THIS MUSHROOM SOUP CREAMIER?
The vegan mushroom soup also can be made creamier with the addition of navy bean s to form the simplest ever vegan white bean mushroom soup, or boiled potatoes for a vegan and paleo recipe! Both of those are an awesome thanks to add creaminess to the present vegan mushroom soup.
You could also add 1-2 tablespoons of vegan (or regular) cheese . The Kite Hill Chive cheese would be delicious stirred into this soup!
HOW DOES ONE MAKE MUSHROOM SOUP WITHOUT CREAM?
Instead of cream, this vegan mushroom soup uses a mix of vegetable broth and dairy free milk.
The soup is thickened with arrowroot powder (or tapioca flour) to assist add body to the soup without the added cream.
If you wanted a creamier soup, you’ll blend half the soup with an immersion blender or high speed blender to assist thicken it more! you’ll also add pureed white beans or mashed potatoes to the soup to assist thicken it without cream.
HOW TO MAKE THIS INTO CREAM OF MUSHROOM SOUP
To make this cream of mushroom soup, reduce the vegetable broth by half and blend the soup within the blender in batches or using an immersion blender.
Once blended, still add more non-dairy milk as required until it reaches your required thickness. If you add an excessive amount of liquid, you’ll always add in additional arrowroot powder (just remember to dissolve it in water before adding it in so it doesn’t clump.