Witch's Purple Cabbage Soup

Perfect for Halloween, this cream and vegetable soup will have everyone talking.


  • 1/4 red cabbage
  • 1/2 red onion
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • Pinch of baking soda
  • 50 milliliters cream
  • 300 milliliters water
  • 1/2 teaspoon powdered bouillon
  • 30 grams butter
  • 1 tablespoon flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  1. Slice red cabbage and onion into shreds.
  2. Melt butter in a pot and add in the red cabbage and onion. Saute over medium heat until vegetables start to soften. Turn the heat down to low and continue to cook until cabbage has decresed in volume by half. Add in flour and cook for another minute.
  3. Add in water, cream, powdered bouillon and salt and simmer for 5 minutes.
  4. Transfer soup into a blender and mix until smooth. Strain through a colander for an even smoother soup.
  5. Divide 200 milliliters of the soup into two separate bowls. Add lemon juice in one and baking soda in the other. Microwave the bowls of soup for 30 seconds at 600 watts.
  6. In a soup bowl,pour in the three soups and enjoy.