Cucumber Soup with Wasabi-Avocado Cream

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Yield: about 6 cups

Cucumber Soup with Wasabi-Avocado Cream*

Enjoy this tasty Cucumber Soup seasoned with our Sushi Sonic 100% Real Wasabi Powder ... it's delicious!

INGREDIENTS

  • 3 peeled and sliced cucumbers
  • 1/2 cup cold water
  • 1/2 Tbsp white vinegar
  • 3 tsp kosher salt
  • 1 ripe California avocado, peeled and pitted
  • 1/2 Tbsp lime juice
  • 8 oz plain yogurt
  • 1 tsp prepared Sushi Sonic 100% Real Wasabi Powder
  • 2 Tbsp chopped chives
  • 1 1/2 cups ice cubes

DIRECTIONS

  1. Purée cucumbers with water, vinegar, and 2 teaspoons kosher salt in batches in a blender until smooth.

TO MAKE WASABI-AVOCADO CREAM

  1. Mash together avocado, lime juice, and remaining teaspoon kosher salt until smooth. Whisk in yogurt, wasabi paste, chives, and pepper to taste.
  2. Just before serving, blend soup with ice in batches until smooth.
  3. Serve topped with wasabi-avocado cream and chopped chives. 

    *From Gourmet  | July 2001

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