Spiced Parsnip

SERVES: 4 | PREP TIME: 35 min


  • 2 T. butter
  • 1 medium For You® Onion, chopped
  • 1 pound For You® Parsnips, peeled and cubed
  • 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 tsp. curry powder
  • 1 cube chicken bouillon
  • 3 1/4 C. boiling water
  • 1/2 C. heavy cream
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 pinch red pepper flakes or paprika for garnish


  1. Melt the butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Fry the onion in butter until soft, about 5 minutes. Add the parsnips, garlic and curry powder, and fry for a couple of minutes to release the flavors. Mix the bouillon cube into the boiling water, and pour into the saucepan.
  2. Stir to remove any bits of vegetable from the bottom of the pot.
  3. Simmer for 15 minutes or until parsnips are soft and easy to break with a wooden spoon.
  4. Remove from the heat, and blend with a hand mixer or immersion blender.
  5. Stir in the cream, and heat through. Do not boil. Season with salt and pepper to taste, and garnish with red pepper flakes or paprika.

Looking for a unique soup recipe? You’ll love this Spiced Parsnip soup. This soup recipe features ForYou® brand vegetables from Miedema Produce, including onions and parsnips.