Whether you want a chilled gazpacho for a hot summer's day or a hot and sour soup to fight off a cold, you'll find it in this group of cucumber soup recipes.
This is a variant on gazpacho that uses cucumbers instead of tomatoes. If you have organic unsprayed cucumbers, you can leave them unpeeled for a brighter colour.
This is a Polish vegetable soup which gets a very special flavour from grated cucumber pickle. I like to make it very sour.
A very simple cucumber and zucchini soup, delicious and vegetarian. it's super creamy without even the addition of cream.
Not just cucumber but celery, capsicum and avocado go into this spectacular summer soup! Serve chilled with bread.
A seafood touch to a cold soup, a bit like a prawn cocktail. You can also use prawns or small crab legs or omit the seafood if you like.
Gazpacho is a favourite soup in the summer when it's hot out. This version is made with cucumber, capsicum and tomato.
This is a cold summer soup from Russia called 'Okroshka'. It's very simply made with potatoes, eggs and cucumbers, served in a sour cream broth. So refreshing and delicious.
This is a mixed vegetable soup which gets a lovely sour zing from grated cucumber pickles. Try it with dark bread.
My favourite Polish chicken soup which uses pickled cucumbers for a lovely note of sourness. Serve with a dill garnish.
A thick cucumber soup which is a lovely cooling appetiser on a hot day. If you like, garnish with some fresh mint, basil or coriander.