Avocado Soup

20 Aug

Serves 6

Looking for a cool and refreshing summer soup? Then look no further. This velvety smooth and chilled soup is the perfect summer starter. It’s very easy and quick to prepare and allows you to store in the refrigerator up to 3 days.


2 large ripe avocados

500 ml/2 cups Chicken stock or Vegetable Stock

Juice of one Red Grapefruit

1 clove of garlic, peeled

2 tbsp. of yoghurt

sea salt

black pepper, coarsely ground

mild chilli powder


Cut the avocados in half lengthways and twist to separate into two. Remove the stone and with a spoon, scoop out all the flesh of the avocado.

Place the avocado flesh , chicken or vegetable stock, crushed garlic, grapefruit juice and yoghurt into the blender or food processor.

Purée until smooth, taste and season with salt, black pepper and mild chilli powder.

Refrigerator for a minimum of two hours. Serve chilled and with a colorful garnish on top.

Bon Appetite 😉

4 Responses to “Avocado Soup”

  1. mbark elouard September 3, 2012 at 11:09 pm #

    thats a very nice soup.i would love to teast it because its summer soup

    • Claire's Soups September 4, 2012 at 1:49 pm #

      Hi Mbark,

      If you come to London one day, I would be happy to make it for you.

      Yesterday I studied how to make Harira and will be writing about it this week. I had a great lesson at Atlas Kasbah Agadir, a wonderful ecolodge where they offer cooking lessons and many more things. Great berber people who own it ;-)!

      • mbark elouard September 4, 2012 at 3:04 pm #

        thank you very much.its great that you took how to make bereber soup,harira in arabic and ASKIF in berber.so make it and teast it to how it teast like.thanks

      • Claire's Soups September 5, 2012 at 6:48 am #

        I will and and will let you know the outcome soon Mbark!

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