Mutti's chilled cucumber soup recipe, aka Kalte Gurkensuppe, is so quick to throw together ... everything into the blender ... and ... a few moments later, it's ready to serve. Really! Use thin-skinned English cucumbers for extra healthy and extra quick. If you use regular cucumbers, peel them first. Their skins can be a bit tough, unless you have a fantastic blender that will smooch everything to bits! This soup is refreshing ... so do serve it cold. Make sure the cucumbers are cold when you start.
If you wish, you can chill it a bit before serving, especially on a really hot day. That way, it's icy cold which makes this so refreshing. Among summer soup recipes, Mutti's German cucumber soup is very traditional.
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All in all, a very healthy vegetable to include in your diet. AND, delicious as well!
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Chilled Cucumber Soup
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