In a saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion and cook until glassy. Add carrots, cover and cook 3 minutes. Stir in flour.
Add chicken broth and 11/2 tsp. (7 mL) grated orange zest. Add ground ginger, cover and cook on low about 10 minutes or until carrots are tender.
Put the soup in a blender and process until smooth. Add orange juice and season to taste.
If the soup is too thick, add water to thin it to desired consistency. Adjust seasoning.
Garnish with a dollop of crème fraîche and 1 or 2 coriander leaves.
Serve with homemade crostini and Irresistibles Sun-dried Tomatoes and Basil butter.
These dry, more delicate wines stand out with their pale colour, simple fruit aromas, and the sensation of freshness their acidity brings forth.
Product category: white wine.
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