Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup #chickpea #cucumber

Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup: Learn How to Make this easy and chilled cucumber chickpea soup that’s a combination of health and taste.

Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup

Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup

Have you ever had a Cold Soup ?? if not or have never heard of it, then this your chance to try this bowl of yum.

It’s a simple, soup made using water, yogurt or buttermilk (You can use vegan yogurt too), along with veggies and some seasoning.

And the way the temperature is rising in California, this sounded like a perfect opportunity to make one at home. So, today I’m sharing the recipe of  Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup

Being a fusion blogger, I gave this soup a little twist by using buttermilk, chickpea as a base and addition of cucumber juice, makes it lighter and delicious.

As per many holistic belief, these ingredients cool the tummy and are great for digestion too.

Indian Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup

Cucumber-Chickpea Cold Soup

I’m pairing this Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup with a big bowl of salad for a perfect afternoon meal or you may add toasted garlic bread /bowl of fried rice to make it into a dinner.

They can also be served as mini appetizer shots or small bowl.

Cucumber-Chickpea Cold Soup

Cucumber-Chickpea Cold Soup

They can be stored in the refrigerator for 1-2 days and you can even serve them slightly warm if desired.

I’ve used green onions and coconut to decorate the soup as it blends in the taste however you can completely skip the decoration part and enjoy the soup as is.

Cucumber-Cold Soup

Cucumber-Chickpea Cold Soup

 

 


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Yield: 5 Cups

Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup

Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup

Cucumber - Chickpea Cold Soup: Learn How to Make this easy and chilled cucumber chickpea soup that's a combination of health and taste.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes

Ingredients

  • ¼ Cup Cucumber Juice*
  • 2 Tbsp Chickpea Flour
  • 2 Cups Water
  • 1 Cup Buttermilk**
  • 1 Tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1 Tsp Green Onions – Chopped
  • 1 Tsp Coconut Powder – For Decoration
  • ½ Tsp Mustard Seeds – For Decoration

Spices:

  • ½ Tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 1 Tsp Mustard Seed
  • Salt - To Taste

Instructions

  • In a large pot, add buttermilk, water, chickpea flour and whisk to form a smooth runny mixture.
  • Heat oil in a large pan over high heat, add turmeric, mustard seeds and let it splatter for a half a minute.
  • Now, add the chickpea mixture, salt, stir everything together and let it boil.
  • As soon as it boils, lower the heat and cook for 4 minutes (stirring every minute).
  • Turn off the heat and let this mixture cool.
  • Once, the mixture has completely cooled off, add cucumber juice and give it a quick stir.
  • Transfer to serving bowls, decorate with mustard seeds, coconut powder, chopped green onions and serve cold.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

5

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 61 Total Fat: 4g Saturated Fat: 1g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 3g Cholesterol: 2mg Sodium: 237mg Carbohydrates: 5g Fiber: 1g Sugar: 3g Protein: 2g

 

51 Replies to "Cucumber Chickpea Cold Soup #chickpea #cucumber"

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  • Heather September 10, 2015 (1:38 am)

    This looks amazing!! I can’t wait to try it… and beautiful pictures too, may I say?

  • Oana @AdoreFoods September 7, 2015 (10:02 pm)

    What an interesting combination of flavors! Really curious how it tastes like 🙂 Looks really good and light!

    • Molly Kumar September 8, 2015 (8:18 pm)

      It’s very light and pretty healthy 🙂 Thanks.

  • Richa September 7, 2015 (1:36 pm)

    I’ve never tried chickpea soup but this looks like an interesting combination

  • CiaoFlorentina September 6, 2015 (3:56 am)

    Oh such a pretty soup, and healthy too , yes please any day !

    • Molly Kumar September 8, 2015 (8:19 pm)

      Thanks Florentina 🙂 It’s one of my fav soup 🙂

  • Faye Wilkerson September 5, 2015 (8:35 pm)

    A cold soup sounds so good. We have been having a hot summer that seems like it will never end.

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