After Katniss is presented to the public in the Capitol for the first time, she eats soup for dinner. This soup is made using mushrooms, thyme and onions; simple ingredients which combine to create a ‘silky’ soup.
Today, we’re sharing a recipe for this mushroom soup, adapted from The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook itself. During the winter, it’s the perfect, heart-warming appetiser.
Mushroom Soup Recipe
A silky, warm mushroom soup.
Thinly slice the mushrooms.
Sauté the onions, garlic and thyme in the butter for a minute.
Add the mushrooms and salt and pepper to taste
Take off the stove and pour in the stock, stirring continuously.
Place back on the stove and allow the mixture to come to a boil.
Reduce the heat and simmer for two minutes.
Take off the heat and add the heavy cream and cider.
Taste and add salt and pepper as needed.