Packed with 5-star ingredients, this cold soup can also be used as a dressing over salad greens and fresh prawns. Store in the refrigerator for up to five days in an airtight container.
3 small, ripe avocados
1 Persian cucumber roughly chopped
1 green bell pepper; seeded
1 green chilli, seeded
1 red onion, peeled
2 cloves garlic, peeled
2 cups cold, filtered water
1 teaspoon sea salt
1 bunch cilantro
juice of 1 lime
cracked black pepper
1/2 cup low-fat plain yogurt
pinch smoked paprika
1. Skin, halve, and pit avocados.
2. Using a juicer, juice the cucumber, bell pepper, chilli, onion, and garlic.
3. Combine the vegetable juice, avocados, water, salt, cilantro, lime juice, and black pepper in a blender and process thoroughly.
4. Serve chilled, with a dollop of low-fat plain yogurt, a sprinkle of smoked paprika, lime quarters, and cracked pepper
Tip: If you don’t use a whole avocado right away, replace the seed, sprinkle the exposed flesh with lemon juice, and wrap it tightly in foil before refrigerating. Eat within 1 to 2 days of cutting.