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Chilled Cucumber Avocado Soup

Soups & Salads


1 medium cucumber
2 ripe avocados
2 green onions
2 cloves garlic
1/4 cup fresh cilantro leaves
1/4 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
1 cup plain yogurt
1 cup cold water
1 cup ice cubes
Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
Fresh cilantro sprigs for garnish


Peel cucumber and cut into large pieces. Halve avocados, remove pits and scoop out pulp. Cut green onions into large pieces. Purée all ingredients in a blender until smooth. Season with salt and pepper, and serve. Serves 4.


From “Day in the Country: Sharing Our History, Heritage & Fabulous Fare Through the Generations,” Chapel of the Cross Episcopal Church, Madison County

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