Fresh Mushroom Soup Recipe - Delicious and Healthy Meal

Fresh Mushroom Soup

Fresh Mushroom Soup Recipe - Delicious and Healthy Meal
Preparation time: 15 minutes | Cooking time: 30 minutes | Servings: 4


Fresh Mushroom Soup
Fresh Mushroom Soup

Fresh Mushroom Soup is a delicious and comforting dish that is perfect for a cozy night in. This recipe is packed with flavor and nutrients, making it a great option for a healthy meal.


Mushroom soup has been enjoyed for centuries, with variations of the dish appearing in different cultures around the world. This particular recipe combines fresh mushrooms with a creamy yogurt base, creating a unique and flavorful soup.


How to prepare

  1. Chop the mushrooms and scallions into bite-sized pieces.
  2. Place the mushrooms in a non-stick Dutch oven and cook them with red wine until they become tender. Add thyme, pepper, mustard, and chicken broth. Bring the mixture to a boil and let it simmer for 15 minutes.
  3. Add yogurt to the mixture, stirring just enough to blend it in. Serve the dish.


  • Add a splash of cream for a richer soup.
  • Top the soup with fresh herbs or a drizzle of truffle oil for an extra touch of flavor.

Cooking Tips & Tricks

Be sure to use fresh mushrooms for the best flavor and texture in this soup.

- Cooking the mushrooms in red wine adds a rich depth of flavor to the dish.

- Stir the yogurt into the soup gently to avoid curdling.

Serving Suggestions

Serve this soup with a side of crusty bread or a simple green salad for a complete meal.

Cooking Techniques

Cooking the mushrooms in red wine adds a rich depth of flavor to the dish.

- Simmering the soup for 15 minutes allows the flavors to meld together.

Ingredient Substitutions

You can use vegetable broth instead of chicken broth for a vegetarian option.

- Greek yogurt can be used in place of plain non-yogurt.

Make Ahead Tips

This soup can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. Reheat gently on the stove before serving.

Presentation Ideas

Garnish the soup with a sprinkle of fresh herbs or a dollop of yogurt for a beautiful presentation.

Pairing Recommendations

This soup pairs well with a crisp white wine or a light beer.

Storage and Reheating Instructions

Store any leftovers in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. Reheat gently on the stove before serving.

Nutrition Information

Calories per serving

This recipe contains approximately 150 calories per serving.


This recipe contains approximately 15 grams of carbohydrates per serving.


This recipe contains approximately 5 grams of fat per serving.


This recipe contains approximately 10 grams of protein per serving.

Vitamins and minerals

Mushrooms are a good source of vitamins and minerals, including vitamin D, potassium, and selenium.


This recipe contains dairy in the form of yogurt.


This Fresh Mushroom Soup is a nutritious and delicious option for a meal, providing a good balance of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins.


Fresh Mushroom Soup is a delicious and nutritious dish that is perfect for a cozy night in. This recipe is easy to make and full of flavor, making it a great option for a healthy meal.

How did I get this recipe?

The first time I saw this recipe, I was captivated by its simplicity. It was a chilly autumn day, and I had just returned from a long walk in the woods. As I entered my cozy kitchen, the aroma of freshly picked mushrooms filled the air, making my stomach rumble in anticipation.

I had always loved mushrooms, their earthy flavor and meaty texture never failed to satisfy me. So when my dear friend Martha shared her recipe for Fresh Mushroom Soup with me, I knew I had to try it.

Martha was a seasoned cook, with a vast collection of recipes passed down through generations. She had learned this particular recipe from her own grandmother, who had learned it from a dear friend many years ago. As I read through the ingredients and instructions, I could almost hear Martha's soothing voice guiding me through the process.

The key to this recipe, Martha had told me, was to use only the freshest mushrooms you could find. Luckily, I had just picked a basket full of wild mushrooms from the forest near my home. Their earthy aroma filled the kitchen, mingling with the savory scent of sautéing onions and garlic.

I carefully cleaned and sliced the mushrooms, marveling at their delicate texture and earthy scent. As they sizzled in the pan, releasing their savory juices, I added a splash of white wine to deglaze the pan, creating a rich and flavorful base for the soup.

Next, I added some homemade chicken stock, a generous dollop of cream, and a handful of fresh herbs from my garden. I let the soup simmer gently, allowing the flavors to meld and deepen, filling the kitchen with a tantalizing aroma that made my mouth water.

Finally, it was time to blend the soup into a smooth and velvety texture, using my trusty immersion blender. As I tasted the first spoonful, I was transported to a culinary paradise. The soup was rich and creamy, with a depth of flavor that lingered on my tongue.

I couldn't wait to share this delicious creation with my family. As I set the table with crusty bread and a crisp green salad, I could hear their eager footsteps approaching the kitchen, drawn by the irresistible aroma of my Fresh Mushroom Soup.

As we sat down to eat, I watched with delight as my loved ones savored each spoonful of the soup, their eyes lighting up with pleasure. They showered me with compliments and praise, declaring it the best mushroom soup they had ever tasted.

I couldn't help but feel a swell of pride and satisfaction. Martha's recipe had not only brought joy and nourishment to my family, but it had also connected me to a rich culinary tradition that spanned generations.

As I cleared the dishes and wiped down the kitchen counters, I couldn't help but smile to myself. I knew that this recipe for Fresh Mushroom Soup would become a beloved favorite in my family, passed down through the years to future generations.

And as I tucked myself into bed that night, filled with contentment and gratitude, I whispered a silent thank you to Martha and her grandmother, for sharing this delicious recipe with me. It was a gift that would keep on giving, bringing joy and comfort to my family for years to come.


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