Cream of zucchini

Cream of zucchini

LaTerradiPuglia courgette cream soup is an excellent, delicate, light and fragrant product. Very sweet and small, these are the courgettes that Apulian farmers send us every year to give life to this irresistible cream that smells of Puglia like never before. A drop of lemon does the rest, giving the right counterpoint to a symphony of flavors that will not leave any of your guests indifferent.

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Origin area
Lecce / Salento
180 gr
Contains sulfites
Zucchine (72%), Cipolla, olio di semi di girasole, Olio EVO 0,6%, aceto di mele, sale
Short production line / 0 Km
Laterradipuglia Conserve

Introduction to LaTerradiPuglia courgette cream soup

When summer approaches in the Land of Puglia, Apulian farmers work hard to produce the best vegetables such as aubergines, peppers, tomatoes and of course courgettes. Courgettes that are beautiful to look at and good to taste, of a wonderful bright green, harvested when still small, and therefore deliciously sweet. We at La Terra di Puglia use them to create this fabulous cream that will win over even those less accustomed to consuming vegetables, including children at home. Seeing is believing. You can use this courgette and lemon cream according to your imagination, to accompany meat or fish, but also to create creative recipes, or, very simply, to season a good dish of fresh Apulian pasta. 

Courgette cream soup is a dish appreciated for its creaminess and lightness. Often also called courgette puree, this preparation stands out for its smooth and homogeneous texture. Recipes for courgette soup vary, but the main ingredient is always courgette, which gives it a delicate flavor and bright colour. Courgette soup, another name by which it is known, can be served hot or cold, depending on the season and personal preferences. Among the many courgette soups, courgette velouté is particularly loved for its simplicity and versatility in the kitchen.

Quick and easy zucchini soup recipe

To prepare a delicious courgette soup, follow this recipe. Start by washing and dicing the courgettes, then cook them in a pan with a little olive oil, onion and vegetable broth until they are soft. At this point, blend everything until you obtain a velvety courgette cream. For an extra touch of creaminess, you can add cream or fresh cheese. This zucchini cream soup recipe is perfect for those looking for a healthy and nutritious dish. If you prefer a different consistency, you can opt for courgette puree, which is similar but slightly thicker.

Uses of courgette cream in the kitchen

In the kitchen, courgette cream soup is extremely versatile. It can be served as an appetizer, first course or side dish. The courgette soup can be used as a base for other recipes, enriched with ingredients such as prawns, crispy bacon or croutons. Courgette puree is also ideal for seasoning pasta or to accompany meat and fish main courses. If you are wondering how to make courgette cream soup in a creative way, try experimenting with aromatic herbs such as basil or mint, which give freshness and aroma to the dish. Courgette soups, with their infinite variations, are a precious resource for every cook, whether expert or novice.