ASPARAGUS SOUP WITH PANGASIUS STRIPS


INGREDIENTS: (for 4 persons)

  • 300g pangasius loins

  • 1 bunch of asparagus

  • 1l fish fish stock

  • Cream

  • Roux or cornflour

  • Flour

  • pepper and salt

  • sprigs of fresh tarragon

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Peel the asparagus (keep the peelings apart) and cook until tender.

  2. Cook the peelings until tender in the fish stock. If desired thicken with some roux or cornflour.

  3. Pour through a sieve and season with pepper, salt and cream.

  4. Cut the pangasius into long thin strips and coat with flour.

  5. Fry the pangasius in a pan until crisp and season with pepper and salt.

  6. Finishing off: arrange the asparagus on a warm deep plate, ladle out the soup, arrange the pangasius strips in the middle of the plate and garnish with a sprig of fresh tarragon.

Original recipe from: http://www.hottlet.be