Medieval Times Tomato Bisque Soup Recipes

Medieval Times Tomato Bisque Soup Recipes

In older days, people who couldn’t afford meat used to make stews or soups with whole grains, vegetables and proteins, and serve most healthy nutrients in one bowl.

The Medieval Times Tomato Bisque Soup Recipes are such flavorful and inexpensive soup recipes which are worth following even at present times for their effectiveness and good nutritional values.

Medieval Times Tomato Bisque Recipe

Any vegetable of your choice can be used in the mediaeval stews and medieval soups, and made into a healthy pot of warm blessings. Sometimes, you can throw some rice and later strain them out. The starch from rice will leave a creamy texture to your medieval soups.

Also, there are Famous Tomato Soups that offer goodness of the nature and keep us healthy in the cold. Let’s check what vegetables and herbs we need today for our Medieval Times Tomato Bisque Soups.

Ingredients that you will need:

2 Tablespoon Canola Oil

2 Medium Carrots, Washed and Peeled

1 Celery Stalk, Washed and Trimmed

2 to 3 Garlic Cloves, Minced

2 Cans of Tomato Paste, 6 Oz. Each

2 Cans of Tomato Puree, about 15.5 Oz.

5 Cups of Water

1 Teaspoon Paprika

3 Tablespoons Sugar

2 Tablespoons Salt

¼ Teaspoon Ground Pepper, Freshly Grind

a Pinch of Italian Seasoning

Lemon Juice, ½ Lemon

Method of preparing Medieval Times’ Tomato Bisque Soups Step by Step:

Step 1:

Chop the carrots, celery and onion into ½ inch pieces and small enough to fit in the food processor. Run the food processor as long as the vegetables get finely minced and pureed finally.

Step 2: 

Take a 5-6 quart large saucepan or pot. Heat the canola oil in that pot. Pour the carrots, celery, and onion pureed into the pot and cook for 5 to 7 minutes until they are soft and not browned. 

Step 3:

Add minced garlic and keep cooking for another two minutes.

Step 4:

Pour the tomato paste and cook for two more minutes.

Step 5:

Pour the tomato puree, water, paprika, sugar, salt, freshly grind pepper, Italian seasoning, and lemon juice.

Step 6: 

Keep boiling the broth until big bubbles start coming, and steering constantly so that it doesn’t stick in the bottom. Once the broth starts boiling, lower the heat to a simmer and continue to simmer for twenty minutes.

Step 7: 

If the soup is finished cooking, turn off the oven, taste, and balance the seasonings at your desired taste. Serve hot. 

Medieval Times Soup recipe:

While we are bringing the famous medieval tomato soup here, we can try some Medieval Pottage Soup and know more about the peasant’s diet of the medieval period. This is also a thick creamy soup full of whole grains and herbs. Let’s see what ingredients turn it into such a yummy soup!

Ingredients that you will need to Make Medieval Pottage Soup are:

1 Cup Carrots, Diced

1 Cup Parsnips, Diced

1 Cup Onions, Diced

1 Cup Turnips, Diced

1 Cup Mushroom, Sliced

1 Cup Leeks, Diced

1 Cup Cabbage, Chopped

1 Cup Green Beans, Chopped

2 Qts Low Sodium Vegetable Broth

1 Bay Leaf

½ Teaspoon Rubbed Sage

½ Tsp Dried Thyme

½ Tsp Dried Rosemary

½ Tsp Black Pepper

¾ Teaspoon Salt

½ Cup Red Wine

1 Tbs Balsamic Vinegar

1//2 Cup Rolled Oats

½ Cup Barley Flakes

Method of preparing homemade Medieval Pottage Soup Step by Step:

Step 1

Wash, peel and chop all vegetables.

Step 2:

Put carrots, parsnips, onions, and turnips in a big stew pot. Fill the vegetables with about ¼ cup of vegetable broth.

Step 3:

Sauté for 10 minutes until softened.

Step 4

Include mushrooms, leeks, cabbage, and beans and simmer for more 5 minutes.

Step 5

Add broth, seasoning, and wine and stir properly to combine all ingredients thoroughly.

Step 6:

Boil over lower heat with lid on.  Simmer for another 30 minutes.

Step 7:

Add barley and oats and continue simmering, uncovered, for 20 more minutes, or until grains are cooked.

Step 8:

Mix vinegar in the broth, remove bay leaf, adjust seasonings, and serve hot.


I am thinking of all these healthy soups and getting energized by the thought of how we can serve a complete meal in one single bowl! This Medieval Times Tomato Bisque or Medieval Times Soup Recipe is quick, easy, and less expensive to make. They are full of nutrients and heal when you are feeling low or catch a cold. 

At present, people across the world have already got habituated to food containing high protein and high fat.

However, if we can replace our monotonous meals with these healthy Medieval Times Copycat recipes, we will be benefited soon as these soups are low carb but full of minerals and vitamins. Try it and get more vegetables and whole grains in your everyday meals!

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