Romanian vegetable sour soup

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Romanian vegetable sout soup

For 7-8 servings:

3 large onions
2 carrots
2 potatoes
1 parsnip
1 small celery root
100 g green beans
100 g cauliflower
100 g  peas
1 small zucchini
1/2 kg tomatoes, peeled and finely chopped / 1 can (400g) diced tomatoes
3 l water
juice from 1 lemon, to taste
1 bunch of lovage, finely chopped
2-3 tablespoons olive oil
salt and pepper, to taste

Finely dice all the vegetables.

In a big souppan cook for 5 minutes the onions and the green beans in 3 l water than add the rest of the vegetables.

Cook for another 5-6 minutes than add the tomatoes.

When the vegetables are done add the lemon juice, salt and papper to taste.

Garnish with lovage.

You can serve with vegetable cream.

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Romanian vegetable sour soup