Mary Berry trained at The Cordon Bleu in Paris and Bath School of Home Economics. In the swinging '60s she became the cookery editor of Housewife magazine, followed by Ideal Home magazine.
Mexican bean soup with guacamole
This warming, spiced vegetarian soup packs in goodness and is filling too. The quick-to-assemble guacamole topping tastes as good as it looks
Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Bacon and Spicy Fried Chickpeas
Creamy, spicy pumpkin soup with bacon, feta cheese, and crispy, spicy fried chickpeas. You can also use butternut squash or sweet potatoes!
James Martin gives the classic restorative Scottish soup a twist - the prunes add a sweet contrast to the rich chicken broth, from BBC Good Food.
Spiced lentil & butternut squash soup
Cook a big batch of this filling spiced lentil and squash soup and freeze the leftovers for a speedy supper another day. It's healthy and low in fat
Hot & sour chicken broth recipe | Jamie magazine recipe
Wonderfully warming and delicious, this punchy broth is simple to make – it's the perfect pick-me-up on a chilly day.
James Martin chicken and chorizo soup recipe on James Martin: Home Comforts
James Martin served up a tasty hearty chicken and chorizo broth with smoked paprika and other store cupboard ingredients on James Martin: Home Comforts. James says: “This spicy chicken soup i…
Mexican roast chicken & tomato soup
Enjoy the chunkiness of chipotle chicken and black beans combined with the smooth sweet soup, plus a kick of chilli