YIELD 4 servings
2 ripe avocados, peeled
2 cups reduced-sodium vegetable broth, warmed to room temperature
1 (4-ounce) can or jar chopped green chiles
1/2 cup low-fat plain yogurt, sour cream or Kefir
6 green onions, chopped (green part only)
1 tablespoon lemon or lime juice
2 teaspoons dry sherry
1/4 teaspoon salt
1. Cut avocados into halves and remove pits. Spoon avocado into a blender jar, add remaining ingredients (except garnish), and purée until creamy. You may chill the soup for up to 2 hours before serving or serve immediately. Makes about 4 1/2 cups.
Recipe reprinted with permission from Steven Petusevsky’s American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook and photography by Jessica Merchant. This recipe originally appeared as Chilled Avocado Soup on Relish.com.
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