Yellow Split Pea Soup with Basil Pesto (Vegan)

Vegan Diaries - Yellow Split Pea Soup with Basil Pesto

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September 25, 2022

 

Vegan Diaries - Yellow Split Pea Soup with Basil Pesto
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Yellow Split Pea Soup with Basil Pesto (Vegan)

This simple but wholesome plant-based pea soup is filling, savoury and punchy when topped with zesty cashew basil pesto.
Course Soup
Cuisine British
Keyword easy vegan soup, healthy vegan soup recipe, high protein vegan soup recipe, plant based soup, plant based soup recipe, vegan soup, yellow split pea soup, yellow split pea soup recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 8 people
Cost $9

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 brown onions diced
  • 4 garlic cloves minced
  • 500 g dried yellow split peas
  • 2 L vegetable stock
  • 400 ml coconut milk

Cashew Pesto

  • 1 bunch of fresh basil
  • 1 clove garlic peeled
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil