COOL "ICED" CUCUMBER SOUP

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Nancy J. Patrykus

By
@Finnjin

Here is a soup recipe that I put together.
This is wonderful cool and refreshing soup on a hot summers day.
I love cucumbers and sour cream...so I made up this wonderful COOL ICED CUCUMBER SOUP.
With a touch of garlic, and dill.
It begins to sounds like a GREEK recipe to me.
Maybe a little like tzatzik sauce!
If that's the case...
Then the Gods on MT.OLYMPUS would surely be proud! .........
Put on your summer toga, and enjoy, this cool refreshing soup and the summer heat will just disappear!!....
Nancy....8/14/12

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
2-3 servings
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

1-1/2
cucumber , peeled and shredded
1 Tbsp
olive oil
1 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
white pepper
1 clove
garlic, minced
2 Tbsp
fresh dill
1-1/2 c
yogurt or sour cream
*** a couple radishes, sliced cucumbers, sprig of parsley, crackers, and a toga are optional

How to Make COOL "ICED" CUCUMBER SOUP

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix the first 6 ingredients, and marinate in refrigerator 2-4 hours.
    Then puree the mix in a blender.
    When ready to serve , mix in the yogurt or the sourcream.
  • 2Put a couple ice cubes in your soup bowl,
    before serving your soup.
  • 3Add a few radishes and a couple slices of cucumber on the side,to munch on, for a little crunch and color.
    Along with a a few lightly buttered crackers.
    A small sprig of parsley is a nice touch.
    Don't forget your toga!....LOL
    My friend stoppped by yesterday..and we enjoyed this out on the deck..in the shade.
    She loved it, and was going to stop at the store for cucumbers.

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Hashtag: #cucumber