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Cold Roasted Red Pepper Soup

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 30 min prep
Person Icon for Serving Size 4 servings
Carrot Icon for Number of Ingredients Size 9 ingredients

This summery lycopene-rich soup uses sweet red bell peppers to their best advantage. Although it is good hot, we like this soup best chilled. Serve it with a salad and some crusty whole-grain bread...


Ingredients

  • 1 pound vine-ripened tomatoes, quartered
  • 2 large red peppers, seeded and cut into 2 inch slices
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 yellow onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • ½ teaspoon ground coriander
  • Juice from ½ a lemon
  • Chopped fresh mint
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Nutrition Facts

Calories

125 cals

Fat

7 g

Saturated Fat

1 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

1 g

Monounsaturated Fat

5 g

Carbohydrates

14 g

Sugar

8 g

Fiber

4 g

Protein

3 g

Sodium

565 mg

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl, toss the tomatoes and red peppers with 1 tablespoon of olive oil, salt, and pepper until coated with oil. Transfer to a baking sheet. Cook until the vegetables are browned in spots and tender, about 30 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, in a sauté pan, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Add the onions and garlic, and cook until the onions have turned translucent, about 7-10 minutes. Add the coriander, and cook stirring for 1 minute. Turn off the heat and let sit until the roasted tomatoes and peppers are done.
  4. Puree the onion mixture with the roasted tomatoes and pepper, along with ½ to 1 cup of water. Puree until smooth.
  5. Let the soup sit at room temperature uncovered for about 30 minutes then chill in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours. Stir in lemon juice and chopped mint and serve cold.

Chef Tips

If you like peppers but find them a little difficult to digest, roast just the tomatoes in step 2, and use the same method to prepare and skin the peppers as in our Marinated Roasted Peppers recipe.

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Rated 5 out of 5
July 13, 2021
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Rated 5 out of 5
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