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Chilled Rhubarb Soup Recipe

Chilled fruit soup is one of my favorite things in the summer months. I can't wait to get this recipe out every year!—Laurel Anderson, Pinole, California
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. + chilling YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pint fresh strawberries, sliced
  • 3 cups sliced fresh or frozen rhubarb (1/2-inch pieces)
  • 1-1/4 cups orange juice
  • 1/2 to 1 cup sugar
  • Sliced oranges, kiwifruit and/or additional strawberries, optional

Directions

  • 1. In a 3-qt. saucepan, bring strawberries, rhubarb and orange juice to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10 minutes. Remove from heat; stir in sugar to taste. Cool slightly.
  • 2. In a blender or food processor, blend half the fruit mixture at a time until smooth. Chill.
  • 3. To serve, spoon into bowls; garnish with oranges, kiwi and/or strawberries if desired. Yield: about 1 quart.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 172 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 5 mg sodium, 42 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 2 g protein.