Chilled Curried Cucumber Soup

Ingredients

1 1/2 cups plain yogurt
1 1/2 teaspoons curry powder
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1 sweet onion, grated
2 cucumbers peeled, seeded and diced
1 1/4 cups vegetable stock
Salt and pepper to taste

Preparation

1
Combine creme fraiche, 1 cup yogurt, curry powder and cayenne pepper in a large bowl. Whisk until well combined.
2
Stir in onion, cucumbers, cilantro and vegetable stock. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
3
Cover and chill for at least 3 hours. Meanwhile, chill remaining yogurt.
4
To serve, stir the soup and adjust seasoning as necessary - garnish with remaining yogurt and cilantro sprigs, if desired.

About

Perfect for summer, this chilled soup is cool and creamy with refreshing cucumber and just a touch of heat from the cayenne pepper!

Adapted from Linda Doeser's "1 Stock, 100 Soups".

Photo by little blue hen - http://www.flickr.com/photos/notahipster/4749930477

Yield:

6.0

Added:

June 27, 2011

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