Recipe by lreddy
"Easy cold soup for a hot day!"
Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.
Show ingredients on sale
Sort stores by
Save money at local stores when ingredients are on sale!
Watch video tips and tricks
cucumbers - peeled, seeded, and diced
1 1/3 cups
1 1/3 cups
chopped fresh mint
chopped fresh dill
This may be a personal preference, but I like cold soups like cucumber and gazpacho a little thick. I added 1-1/2 cups of vegetable broth (not 2), and this still was too thin for me; you literally could drink it. I did use reduced fat sour cream and Greek yogurt. It does have good taste, so if I make it again, I definitely will cut the vegetable broth in half, maybe more. Also, I typically eat smaller amounts of cold soups, like not a soup bowl. Considering that, this made way more than 4 servings in our house (made about 2-1/2 pints), so depending on much you normally serve, you may want to take that into consideration. That's not meant as a negative remark, I just ended up with more than I would have liked.
Fabulous and a huge hit with a crowd. Based on the other review, I also cut way back on the vegetable broth so it wouldn't be too thin. Otherwise made exactly as written, yet tripled it for a crowd of 18 people -- and still had some left over (which I am enjoying right now!). Delicious and refreshing on a hot summer day.
My family really liked it. I followed the suggestions of adding less of the vegetable broth so as to get a thicker consistency. I used Greek yoghurt because it was the one I had. I would definitively do it again.
All of us liked this recipe incredibly. We chose to only use 1 cup of vegetable broth, instead of 2 cups. The flavor is very light, so I would recommend it for a summertime soup. We would definitely eat it again.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Easy Cold Cucumber Soup
Serving Size: 1/4 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 4
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 161
We have so many top-rated chicken recipes, you'll never run out of dinner ideas again.
Imagine dinner making itself in the slow cooker while you relax or do other things.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!
Make this sour-cream and yogurt cucumber soup with an immersion blender.
This may be the simplest potato soup ever.
See how to make a healthy, super-simple vegetable soup.