This summer when the sun is blazing at its might with temperatures soaring high, a cold drink is must to cool down yourself. Here is an ideal option for you. This Cold Cucumber Soup is very low in calories (as it contains only Cucumber and Onion and no sugar) as compared to any Cold drink/ fruit juice (either fresh or artificial) available. So chill yourself this summer with a low calorie yet nutritious cool Cucumber Soup.

 

LOW CALORIE COLD CUCUMBER SOUP

 

INGREDIENTS:

MAIN INGREDIENTS:
1. Cucumber – 1 (normal size)
2. Onion – 1 (small)
3. Pudina (Mint) – 10/12 leaves
4. Curd – 75ml
5. Garlic Ginger Coriander Paste – 1/4th Tea spoon
6. Salt – As per taste
7. Chaat masala – 1/4th Table spoon
8. Mix herbs powder – 1/4th Table spoon

 

METHOD:

  1. Peel one regular size Cucumber.
  2. Cut this Cucumber into small pieces.
  3. Cut one small Onion into 4 parts.
  4. Then add all the above mentioned ingredients (Cucumber pieces, cut Onion, Curd, Garlic-Ginger-Coriander paste, Chaat masala, Pudina (Mint) leaves and Salt as per taste) in a mixer. Churn it well to make into a smooth paste.
  5. If required add water into it to improve the consistency.
  6. Now pour it in a glass or bowl.
  7. Sprinkle little herbs powder over it for garnishing and put one Mint leaf.
  8. Keep it in a refrigerator for cooling.
  9. Serve this chilled Low-calorie Cucumber Soup with few ice cubes added into it.

 

Recipe in Marathi