You are here:Home » Soup » Carrot Potage with Prosciutto-Wrapped Breadsticks Recipe

Carrot Potage with Prosciutto-Wrapped Breadsticks Recipe

carrot potage with prosciutto wrapped breadsticks recipe
Carrots are rich in beta-carotene which is known to protect our lungs against toxins that are linked to lung cancer. Carrots are also known to promote good eye-sight, but how do you know that these orangey root vegetables are good for your eyesight? Well, have you ever seen a rabbit with glasses? LOL!

creamy carrot soup with parma ham wrapped grissini
This homemade hearty Carrot Potage simmered in a chicken stock is sweet, creamy and extremely nutritious. Turn this comfort soup into a classy dish by pairing it with Prosciutto-Wrapped Breadsticks. You will find Grissinis aka Breadsticks in almost every restaurant in Italy, and they make great appetizers especially with the Italian dry-cured ham.

( Serves 3 )
3 Carrots
4 Potatoes
6 Garlic Cloves
1 Dried Bay Leaf
1 Small Onion
4 cups Chicken Stock
1 sprig Thyme
1 tsp Salt
1 tbsp Butter
1 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
½ cup Water
3 Grissini / Breadsticks
3 slices Parma Ham

  • Prepare garlic, onions, thyme leaves, and bay leaves. Set aside.
  • Prepare carrots and potatoes by removing skin and steaming the vegetables.
  • Add vegetables and water into blender. Blend well.
  • Heat oil and butter, and sauté garlic and onion till fragrant.
  • Add garlic and onion into blender and continue to blend.
  • Transfer to pot. Add chicken stock, bay leaf, thyme leaves and salt. Stir well and simmer for about 15 minutes.
  • Wrap a slice of parma ham around each grissini. Serve your Carrot Potage piping hot with these Prosciutto-Wrapped Breadsticks.
feta cheese recipes wrapped chicken fillet parma ham
The delicious potage was served with Stuffed Chicken Breast with Parma Ham as our main course.


  1. Carrot Potage with these Prosciutto-Wrapped Breadsticks look so tasty!

  2. What a gorgeous soup! And the breadstick is such a lovely accompaniment!

  3. Yummy! I love carrot soup and potage...can't wait to try this recipe.

  4. What a delicious and nutritious soup! I also like your breadsticks.

  5. This recipe is very similar to how I make my potato soup.

  6. The soup look yummy and nutritous. I never know how to prepare this type of soup, your recipe sure comes in handy.

  7. Sounds delicious and very healty too!!! :D

    1. Sounds really interesting) Thanks a lot for sharing!

  8. Looks delicious and easy to make , thank you for sharing :-)

  9. Looks delicious! This is such a refreshing new way of preparing carrots.

  10. Now that really looks and sounds delicious.

  11. Looks so delish
    and the color and plating
    makes it look so appetizing ♥


  12. Great combo, sounds delicious!
    Kisses, Paola.


  13. Shirley, "seeing is believing" -- especially with our eyesight enhanced by carrots :) -- and your potage sounds and "looks" fabulous! Thanks for sharing, xo.

  14. Hah! This is so mouthwatering, I could go for seconds! ^.^


A lovely note makes a beautiful day!
Thank you for dropping by Luxury Haven and taking the time to let me know your thoughts :)


Be the 1st to know!

Beauty and Dining Reviews

Health and Wellness Reviews

Travel Reviews

Yummy Recipes

Giveaways and Special Readers' Discounts

Get connected with the latest updates! Join our mailing list, and you will never miss a post again.