Vierländer asparagus soup

Vierlanden is an area in the Bergedorf district of Hamburg. Traditionally, free farmers cultivated hops and barley in this prayer area since the 17th century. Later, the focus was on growing vegetables and flowers. For the asparagus here is a quick and easy cream soup with meat broth.

Asparagus soup in a soup tureen

Recipe Vierland Asparagus Soup

Fast & simple
Print Pin Bewerten
Course: soup
Cuisine: Hamburg
Keyword: Hearty
Difficulty: Experienced
Total Time: 45 minutes
Servings: 4 dishes

Ingredients & Shopping list

  • 250 g asparagus
  • 125 ml sweet cream
  • 2 eggs yolk 
  • 1,5 l meat broth
  • 1 tbsp flour
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • salt, pepper, nutmeg
  • 1 small glass of sherry
  • 2 tbsp chopped parsley


  • Peel the asparagus and cut into 2 cm pieces. Bring the broth to a boil and cook the asparagus in it for about 12-15 minutes.
  • In another saucepan, prepare a light roux (roux) with the flour and butter and gradually stir in a little broth until smooth. Stir in the two egg yolks. Then add the asparagus and the remaining meat broth. Mix well.
  • Add the cream and season with freshly ground nutmeg, pepper and salt. On request also with a small glass of sherry or white wine.

Tips & Hints

To serve, sprinkle with freshly chopped parsley.

Similar recipes

Recipe Zerbst asparagus soup
A cream of asparagus soup with egg
Open recipe
Asparagus soup with egg in a plate
Recipe Baked asparagus
Asparagus and ham in a hearty potato pocket
Open recipe
Potato pockets stuffed with asparagus and ham and potatoes


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button
GDPR Cookie Consent with Real Cookie Banner