Coriander Soup

July 10, 2007 at 10:25 am 6 comments

From incessant torrential downpour the Monsoon has shifted gear and we now have light showers. That must be sounding like a weather update to you J

The wet rainy weather is just perfect for a hot piping Coriander soup, which we had for dinner last night.

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Photographing soups is quite challenging for me J and you can see that the result doesn’t make justice to the Coriander soup…It is much more tempting and tastier than it looks in the photo!__________________________________________________________                                                            Coriander Soup recipe

Serves : 4-5

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½ cup carrots, peeled chopped and finely chopped

½ cup Cauliflower finely chopped

(Or veggies of your choice)

½ cup Paneer (cottage cheese) finely cubed

½ cup chopped coriander leaves (don’t discard the stems)

~ 6-7 cups water

1 tsp Black/White pepper powder

2 tsp White Vinegar

Salt as per taste

Boil water and add the chopped carrots and cauliflower.

Nicely wash and add the Coriander stems to the water.

Add salt.

Cover and cook till the veggies are almost done.

Remove the coriander stems.

Add the Paneer cubes and the chopped coriander leaves.

Boil for 2-3 minutes more.

Season with Pepper powder and white Vinegar.

Serve piping hot.

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Coriander soup and Spaghetti in mushroom tomato sauce -for our dinner last night

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6 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Raaga  |  July 10, 2007 at 10:56 am

    With a dash of lemon, it becomes the ever so popular lemon coriander soup. Great recipe :-)
    @ Thanks Raaga, yes it tastes great with lime juice too.I have added vinegar to give it a ‘Chinese’ taste :)

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  • 2. Suganya  |  July 10, 2007 at 11:14 am

    That soup in a white porcelain bowl would have looked better than the plain glass bowl. I have never seen paneer in soups. This is called indulgence :)
    @ :) Thanks Suganya for that tip. In fact the first photo is with a white bowl.But for the 2nd one I had to give in to my toddlers wishes and with him around I hardly get 10 minutes to photograph my dishes!

    Reply
  • 3. bee  |  July 10, 2007 at 11:51 am

    i’m gonna try this with tofu. looks very good.
    @ That’s a very good and healthy option Bee.

    Reply
  • 4. Asha  |  July 10, 2007 at 6:53 pm

    A beauty! So thin and transparent! Noodles looks great too!:)
    Wish we had some rain here,it’s very very hot!
    @ :(

    Reply
  • 5. Deepa  |  July 10, 2007 at 7:50 pm

    Very much transparent .It looks so neat .Quite simple and easy one

    Reply
  • 6. Hema  |  July 10, 2007 at 11:09 pm

    Such an elegent soup! thanks for sharing
    @ Deepa, Hema thank you.I am glad you liked it.

    Reply

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