A warm bowl of soup is something that I crave all year round. It’s extra comforting during winter. If you love soups this one pack a punch be it simple, healthy and of course delicious, yes this colourful and beautiful dish is called Carrot and coriander soup,This dish uses coriander roots, which have a deeper and more intense flavor.This carrot and coriander soup is very simple to make. Here is the recipe.


  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 20g Butter
  • 1 tsp coriander seeds
  • 1 tsp fresh ginger chopped
  • 2 Onions medium size, chopped
  • 2 Celery stalks chopped
  • 3 Garlic cloves crushed
  • 600g Carrots peeled and sliced
  • 900ml vegetable stock
  • 25g Fresh coriander roughly chopped, including stem
  • Freshly ground salt and pepper


  • Heat the oil and butter over a medium heat then add the onion, coriander seeds,celery, ginger and garlic,cook until translucent.
  • Add the carrots, stock and seasoning,bring to the boil, and then reduce to a simmer.
  • Cook for 10 minutes or until carrots are tender, add in the coriander.
  • Blend the soup, adjust the seasoning if necessary and re-heat.
  • Serve garnished with some chopped coriander and crusty bread.

About the author
Chef Dayanand Ramakrishnan
Chef Dayanand Ramakrishnan is an experienced Culinary Professional, recognized for his exceptional skill,  comprehensive knowledge of international cuisines, and unparalleled innovative approach in designing exquisite dining experiences.
Chef Dayanand has over 19 years of industry experience, managing the provision of fine dining for Hotels like the Oberoi Group of Hotels, the Taj Group of Hotels, the Future group, etc. He is presently associated with the Holycow Hospitality Pvt. Ltd. as Corporate Chef where he constantly strives to refine the art of cooking; develop impressive menus; and prepare culinary masterpieces that are influenced by culturally diverse regions around the globe. He is particularly adept at cultivating partnerships with service providers for the purpose of obtaining the freshest and highest quality ingredients. When it comes to craftsmanship, Chef Dayanad is very particular about ensuring that the patrons leave with unforgettable dining experiences. He is a perfectionist with an unflinching passion for great food. Neither does he compromise on food quality nor great taste and uses only the finest of ingredients to craft his food.