Creamy Chicken Soup

Creamy Chicken Soup

This gluten-free chicken soup is so deliciously creamy and smooth, you would hardly know there’s chicken in it!


  • 50 g parmesan cheese, cubed
  • 500 g chicken thighs, roughly chopped
  • 600 g milk of choice
  • 300 g chicken broth (see notes)
  • 1 large potato, cubed (option to peel)
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 50 g butter
  • 100 g cream
  • Salt & pepper to taste (I use Herbamere)



  1. Place Parmesan into the Thermomix bowl and mill 10 sec/speed 10. Remove from bowl and set aside.
  2. Place chicken in bowl and chop 10 sec/speed 7.
  3. Add milk, water, broth and potato and cook 15 min/Varoma/speed 1.
  4. Add Parmesan and, butter and egg yolks and blend 2 min gradually increasing to speed 10.
  5. Add cream and blend 20 sec/speed 10.
  6. Serve as is or with crumbled bacon pieces and herbs of choice.


  • If too thick, add more milk or water and blend 20 sec/speed 10.
  • Substitute 300 g water and 1 chicken stock cube for chicken broth.
  • I have forgotten to add the cream, and it’s been fine!
  • Be creative and let me know what you come up with in the comments 🙂


Chicken & Veggie Soup

Chicken & Veggie Soup

This was my first ever attempt at creating a meal in the thermal cooker – and it turned out fabulous! So tasty! 🙂 And it only required 30 minutes of electricity/gas.


  • 2 large brown onions, peeled and chopped
  • 2 medium eggplants (cubed)
  • 1 medium sweet potato, peeled and cubed
  • 6 chicken thighs, skinless and boneless
  • 2 cups bone broth or stock (chicken or beef)
  • ⅓ cup white wine (optional)
  • 1 can crushed tomatoes (28 oz)
  • 1 Tbsp. mixed herbs
  • 3 Tbsp. crushed garlic
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Oil for sautéing (I used onion infused olive oil)
  • 1 cup baby spinach (optional)
  • 1/2 cup cream/sour cream or coconut cream (optional)

Slow cooker method:

  1. Place all ingredients in slow cooker (except sour cream ).
  2. Cook on low for 6-8 hours or high for 4 hours.
  3. Stir in sour cream or dollop on top.


Thermal Cooker Method:

  1. Heat oil in large inner pot over medium-high heat.
  2. Add onion, garlic and zucchini and cook until onion is translucent and zucchini is starting to brown.
  3. Add remaining ingredients (except sour cream and baby spinach) and stir to combine.
  4. Bring to the boil, cover with lid and reduce to a fast simmer/slow boil for 30 minutes.
  5. Remove from heat and place into thermal pot and case.
  6. Close the lids/do up the zipper etc.
  7. Leave for at least 5 hours.
  8. Open and remove from inner pot from case.
  9. Stir through optional baby spinach and/or cream/sour cream/coconut cream.
  10. Return inner pot to heat and simmer for 1/2 hour before serving
  11. Serve topped with Parmesan cheese.

Surprise! It worked .. and it tastes amazing 🙂


  • Stir through some sour cream/coconut cream right before serving.
  • Add baby spinach and place pot back on stove to simmer for half hour before serving