Cucumber and Lettuce Soup


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 Cucumber and Lettuce Soup has a mellow, refreshing texture, which is complemented well by the richness imparted by a combination of dairy products like milk and cream

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When you feel like having a light, elegantly flavoured soup, the Cucumber and Lettuce Soup is an option you will appreciate! Since the soup does not have any starchy veggies like potatoes, it has a mellow, refreshing texture, which is complemented well by the richness imparted by a combination of dairy products like milk and cream. You will love the delicate balance that makes this delectable soup a great success.

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Cucumber and Lettuce Soup recipe - How to make Cucumber and Lettuce Soup

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 6 servings
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Ingredients
Method
  1. Combine the cornflour and milk in a bowl , mix well and keep aside.
  2. Heat the butter in a deep non-stick pan, add the cucumber and lettuce and sauté on a medium flame for 2 minutes.
  3. Add 2 cups of water, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 5 to 6 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  4. Allow the mixture to cool completely, once cooled blend in a mixer till smooth.
  5. Transfer the mixture back into the same deep non-stick pan, add the cornflour-milk mixture, fresh cream, salt and pepper, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 4 to 5 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  6. Serve hot with bread croutons.
Accompaniments

Caraway Seed Toast 
Garlic Croutons, Crunchy Garlic Crouton Recipe 
Homemade Soft French Bread 
Parsley Straws 

Nutrient values per serving
Energy89 cal
Protein2.5 g
Carbohydrates5.5 g
Fiber1 g
Fat5.6 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A412.2 mcg
Vitamin B10.1 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B30.5 mg
Vitamin C4.5 mg
Folic Acid12.9 mcg
Calcium93.6 mg
Iron1.1 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium42.3 mg
Potassium64.5 mg
Zinc0.1 mg

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Cucumber and Lettuce Soup
5
 on 29 May 17 12:05 PM


Simple and yummy! I make it when I''m bored of the daily vegetable soup. Tastes different and delicious. Though I omit the fresh cream
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Tarla Dalal    Thank You for your kind words. Do keep trying more and more recipes and share your feedback. Happy Cooking!!!
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29 May 17 04:40 PM
Cucumber and Lettuce Cream Soup
4
 on 25 Sep 14 08:14 PM


Cb: nice soup. Something different