Avocado Island Chilled Soup

This recipe canít be beat for simplicity, but it delivers a real tropical blast of refreshing flavor and health benefits: heart-healthy avocado has scores of phytonutrients, and zingy vitamin-C from limes adds zest.

INGREDIENTS

2 cups celery juice or light vegetable broth
1 or 2 limes, juiced
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1 shallot, minced
Seasalt and freshly-ground pepper, to taste
1 ripe avocado, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1/2-inch cubes

1. Blend juices, olive oil, and shallot in blender until smooth. Refrigerate until well-chilled.

2. Place avocado chunks in individual bowls, blend soup briefly to emulsify, then pour over avocado and serve immediately.

Serves 4.

Inspired by The Raw Food Gourmet, by Gabrielle Chavez (North Atlantic Books, 2005).

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33 comments

paul m.
paul m.2 years ago

Nice one..

Ram Reddy
Ram Reddy2 years ago

Thanks

Sue Matheson
Sue Matheson2 years ago

thanks

Duane B.
.3 years ago

Thank you for sharing.

Elena T.
Elena Poensgen3 years ago

Thank you :)

Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton3 years ago

Thanks.

J.L. A.
JL A.3 years ago

yumE

Patricia H.
Patricia H.3 years ago

thanks for sharing

Nils Lunde

thanks

Cinzia Palamara
Cinzia Palamara3 years ago

I like avocado and I'll try these recipes that sound really very tasty. Thank you very much for sharing.