Tags » Nettle Soup

Home-made Nettle Soup Take 1

By Andrea Cullen

April 23rd 2014

Ok I will admit I am a wimp when it comes to eating nettles. I have a ridiculous paranoid fear that I will die by asphyxiation if I eat these little nutrient bombs. 980 more words

Healing And Nourishing Foods

Everyday Soups - Part 1

Recipes from “God Og Billig Hverdags Mat” (Nice and Inexpensive Everyday Food) published by N W Damm & Sønn in 1955

Related articles
27 more words


Nettle Soup (honestly)

My mother-in-law recently made this DELICIOUS soup. It’s cheap and high in vitamin C, and even my brother loved it. My kids begged for more, and Prince even asked to have it for dessert instead of cake. 205 more words


With research recently suggesting that we should all be eating seven plus portions of fruit and veg, I’ll be spending a bit more quality time with my face in a hedgerow. 311 more words


Powerless - The Year the Lights Went Out

Friday, April 4 – Moans and weeds

Today I took soup along to the village hall in my large preserving pan. We are running low on vegetables this week, so I wasn’t sure if I’d be able to produce anything, but then I noticed yesterday that the nettles had started growing, so I picked a stack of young shoots and made a nettle soup. 298 more words

Common Nettle, Urtica dioica and how to use it
















Common Nettle is an amazing medicinal herb, and the entire plant is used, from root to seed.

My favorite way of preparing nettle is to use it as food, in a nettle soup.  548 more words

Rain, at last

No, really, it rained today and I needed it!  It has been unusually dry and sunny this side of the Pennines for more than a week.   343 more words