Apple Potato Curry Winter Soup

  • 3 tbsp chopped ginger
  • 5 cloves chopped garlic
  • 1/2 chopped onion
  • 1/2 tbsp mustard seed
  • 5 cubed potatoes
  • 3 chopped carrots
  • 1 cup dry red lentils
  • 1-2 cups liquid vegetable stock
  • 1/2 cup maple syrup
  • 2 peeled and chopped apples
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro

Sauté chopped ginger, garlic, onion and mustard seeds for 3-5 minutes. Add the potatoes, carrots and lentils into the pan and sauté for another 5 minutes.
Add enough vegetable stock to cover the vegetables and simmer until soft.
Puree in a blender adding water or vegetable stock until thick and soupy.
Blend in the dry spices and sweetener.
Add apple chunks and fresh cilantro and serve.