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 Top 10 Soul-Warming Soups for the Monsoon





When the sky turns grey and the sun hides behind the clouds, when lightning flaunts its electric white hue and thunder splits our ears, we know what’s coming next. pouring rain! The first thing that strikes our mind at that moment is to rush to the kitchen and make ourselves a cup of hot tea or a bowl of warm soup, to keep us company as we sit in the balcony and watch the torrents come down. Yes, the monsoon can be fun, if you learn to enjoy it – and a bowl of hot soup is a good place to start, as it can instantly perk up your mood and beat the monsoon blues. So, open the windows and catch a whiff of the wholesome and nourishing soups simmering in the Tarla Dalal Kitchen!

Soups like Bombay Curry Soup tickle your tongue, while those like the Noodle, Sprouts and Capsicum Soup pack in a lot of fun, which even kids will love. When you are feeling a bit down, options like the Whey Soup and Nourishing Barley Soup are perfect, as they will comfort and nourish you. When you yearn for tastes from yonder, have a go and international bestsellers like the Roman Pumpkin Soup, Broccoli Soup and Asparagus Soup. On the other hand, rich and slightly-spicy shorbas are perfect for the desi palate. When you have company, treat them to more exotic options like the Green Pea Skin Soup or Lemon Grass Coconut Soup, so you can experience a shower of praises along with the downpour outside!

Your soup can even serve as a meal in the bowl, when it smartly combines healing veggies, nurturing proteins and energy-giving grains. Pick a recipe like Oats and Roasted Capsicum Soup , Quick Vegetable Broth or Rajma Soup, couple it with warm buttered Bread or Dinner Rolls, and you have a wholesome meal in front of you.

In short, there is a soup for every occasion and an occasion for every soup. Here we place before you a wonderful selection of soups and accompaniments, and we assure you that you will enjoy every spoonful.


Top 10 Soup Recipes

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 by Tarla Dalal
This savoury soup meets your iron and protein requirement through the tasty rajma in a perfect way. On the other hand, the vitamin C from the tomatoes and lemon juice helps in the absorption of iron during digestion. Accompany this soup with Chawli ....
2.  
 by Tarla Dalal
Broccoli is an all-in-one ingredient, which is a good source of nutrients like iron, folic acid, vitamins A and C, along with calcium too. The interesting veggie has a unique flavour and texture, which really please the palate. Once you develop a taste for it, you will want to keep having it often i ....
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 by Tarla Dalal
Bright red and flavourful, this soup is ideal for diabetics. Capsicum contains vitamin A and folic acid, an antioxidant that helps to fight the free radicals that otherwise attack healthy cells and lead to complications. Oats being high in fibre helps to lower blood glucose levels. A soup of the duo ....
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 by Tarla Dalal
Barley is a cereal that is not usually used in everyday cooking. It is however a great source of protein, iron and fibre and tastes good too, if cooked with flavourful ingredients as I have done in this broth. The combination of masoor dal along with barley i.e. a pulse with a cereal makes this soup ....
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 by Tarla Dalal
Is this soup an appetizer or a meal itself? Well, the Noodle, Sprouts and Capsicum Soup is so wholesome it can be served in small portions as an appetizer, or in larger quantities as a snack or meal itself. The use of plenty of veggies and paneer brings in abundant vitamin C, protein, calcium ....
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 by Tarla Dalal
Don’t discard the whey the next time you make paneer. This liquid is a great source of protein, vitamins and minerals. A soup make from whey with chunks of calcium-laden paneer will make a light, yet energy-giving soup. Try it!
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 by Tarla Dalal
A soothing soup of onions, potatoes and asparagus fortified with nutritious vegetable stock, the Asparagus Soup has a very creamy feel about it, thanks to being boiled with low-fat milk. Asparagus is a great soup ingredient as it is a low-calorie vegetable with a good amount of fibre, which helps to ....
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 by Tarla Dalal
A dish with proud mediterranean origins, this soup is a winter warmer to be served with warm crusty bread and if you like, a slice of cheese. The addition of cream to the soup balances the acidic taste of the tomatoes.
Hot and sour soup, you can feel your taste buds shift gears from the spicy chilli sauce to the sour vinegar, creating a magical experience! a mélange of neatly chopped veggies cooked in stock or waterand other spices makes this a wholesome treat too. Served best with crisp noodles and typical chines ....
A tangy soup of spice-tinged tomatoes, the Cream of Tomato Soup is a choice that perfectly pleases the Indian palate. A combination of tomato puree and freshly cooked tomatoes are combined with spices and blended into a rich soup, which is made all the more luxuriant by the addition of fresh cream. ....
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