There are so many good cold soups - just think of vichyssoise, gazpacho and borscht. The perfect thing for a light summer meal.
This authentic Ukrainian borscht can be easily made vegetarian by omitting the mince. Serve garnished with sour cream and fresh parsley.
Gazpacho is a very cool and refreshing soup and full of nutrients as all the vegetables are raw. A great starter in summer.
Often called "Vichyssoise" this cold leek soup is creamy and loaded with leek, onion and potato. This soup is creamy and delicious. Great in the summer too.
Make this chilled summer soup using the freshest veggies! The chickpeas make it more filling than a classic gazpacho. It is not a blender version of gazpacho.
Gazpacho is a classic Spanish soup which is thickened with bread and served chilled. Perfect for the summer months.
This green version of classic vichyssoise is enriched with yoghurt rather than cream. Traditionally served chilled, the soup can also be served hot, so it is ideal for days when the weather is changeable.
Beetroots provide the B vitamin folate. Cabbage and onions boost the vitamin C content of this classic chilled soup.
Gazapacho is a wonderful soup for a warm summer's evening. This makes a fairly large batch but just leave it in the fridge until you feel like some more.
What could be better on a hot summer's day than this classic Spanish gazpacho made with ripe tomatoes, capsicum, garlic and cucumber?
Serve this ruby-red and intensely flavoured soup as a starter or light lunch with slices of rye bread. For extra visual appeal, swirl with sour cream before serving.