Carrot Ginger soup


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It’s already March but it is still very cold and freezing out there .So I wanted to make some soup and made this. This soup can be made easily in no time and is very healthy too. I have made this quite a few times and is a hit .

Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

Preparation Time : 5 minutes   | Cooking Time : 15 mins  | Serves : 2
Ingredients :
ingredients
  • Carrots – 3 (washed, peeled and chopped)
  • Ginger – 2 inch piece
  • Garlic – 3 or 4 pods
  • Butter – 1 tablespoon
  • Bay leaf – 1
  • salt – to taste
  • pepper – to taste
  • cumin powder – 1/4 teaspoon
  • water – 2 cups
Method :
1. In a pressure cooker, add a teaspoon of butter. When it is hot ,add ginger and garlic and fry for a minute.
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2.Then add the chopped carrots and salt and fry for 2 minutes.
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3.Add 2 cups of water , cover and cook for two whistles.
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4. After two whistles , switch off the stove and let it cool. Once it is cool, discard the ginger pieces , and add the carrot and garlic to a blender and grind it to paste. Reserve the stock.
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5. In a sauce pan , melt the remaining butter and add the bay leaves to it and then add the ground paste, stock, pepper and cumin powder. Check for salt and add if needed.
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6. If the soup is very thick, water can be added to achieve desired consistency. When the soup becomes hot , switch off the stove, transfer the soup to bowl and squeeze a lemon on to it and serve hot.
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Enjoy this tasty soup and let me know your comments.See you soon again 🙂
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2 thoughts on “Carrot Ginger soup

  1. srividhya March 8, 2015 at 7:03 pm Reply

    Love the color and croutons.

    Liked by 1 person

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