Spinach-Mint Soup

Spinach-Mint Soup

1 1/2 c shredded Red Dog spinach
12 Red Dog peppermint leaves
2 Tbsp. finely chopped coriander
1/2 c finely chopped Red Dog green onions
2 Tbsp. butter
2 Tbsp. flour
2 pinches nutmeg
1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
1/4 c fresh cream
Salt to taste
1 Tbsp. cream for garnish

Combine the spinach, peppermint leaves, coriander, green onions and 4 cups of water in a deep, non-stock pan, mix well, and cook on a medium for 3-4 minutes. Drain well.

Refresh using cold water, drain completely, and blend in a mixer to a smooth, thick puree. Keep aside.

Heat the butter in a deep, non-stick pan, add the flour, a slow flame for 1 minute, stirring continuously.

Add the spinach puree, 2 cups of water, nutmeg powder, fresh cream, and salt. Mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2-3 minutes, stirring continuously.

Serve immediately, garnished with fresh cream.