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Cold Soups

Now you can drink soup even in the heat of summer with these refreshing recipes for cold soups, including gazpacho, cucumber soup, strawberry soup, cold tomato soup, fruit soup, cold potato soup, melon soup and more.

Fresh Chilled Strawberry Soup

Fresh Chilled Strawberry Soup

Fresh Chilled Strawberry Soup

From Penticton, British Columbia, Alice Butcher writes, "After a day outdoors, my husband and I find that there's nothing more refreshing than a bowl of this chilled soup."

Strawberry Orange Soup

Strawberry Orange Soup

Strawberry Orange Soup

Chill out with this fun, fruity soup from Sherri Cyr of Canton, Maine. Its smooth, glossy texture and sweet-tart taste are sure to please.

Honeydew Soup

Honeydew Soup

Honeydew Soup

Ruth Andrewson of Leavenworth, Washington knows how to keep her cool on hot days...she just whips up this delightfully delicate cold soup. With only three ingredients, it's the perfect way to start a summertime supper when unexpected guests drop in.
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Spiced Rhubarb Soup

Spiced Rhubarb Soup

Spiced Rhubarb Soup

This very pretty soup is perfect for spring. My whole family loves the fresh flavor of rhubarb, so they all really enjoy this chilled soup.—Renee Parker, Chester, South Carolina

Chilled Peach Soup

Chilled Peach Soup

Chilled Peach Soup

Here's a peachy way to begin a lady's luncheon or brunch. This refreshing soup shared by Lane McLoud of Perry, Georgia stars her home state's premier fruit crop. The toasted almonds on top are a nice complement to the sweet-tart flavor. "A serving of this fruit soup is surprisingly filling," she writes.

Herbed Gazpacho

Herbed Gazpacho

Herbed Gazpacho

For a unique first course, serve this colorful soup from Carole Benson, Cabazon, California. Chilled V-8 juice is the base for this soup that's chock-full of generous chunks of chopped tomatoes, green pepper and cucumber. "Garnish each bowl with shrimp for a fancy finish," suggests Carole.

Chilled Asparagus Soup

Chilled Asparagus Soup

Chilled Asparagus Soup

This is a delightful soup that's perfect for hot weather. The curry seasoning comes through just right.

Swedish Fruit Soup

Swedish Fruit Soup

Swedish Fruit Soup

Our children expect me to make this sweet soup for the holidays. It's a delicious dessert served with pound cake and whipped cream...or offer it as a fruit compote for brunch.

Garbanzo Gazpacho

Garbanzo Gazpacho

Garbanzo Gazpacho

This chunky chilled soup is terrific in warm weather, but our family loves it so much I often prepare it in winter, too. I made some slight changes to suit our tastes, and the fresh flavorful combination has been a favorite ever since. —Mary Ann Gomez Lombard, Illinois

Chilled Spiced Strawberry Soup

Chilled Spiced Strawberry Soup

Chilled Spiced Strawberry Soup

Guests at my garden theme party loved the flavor of this beautiful fruit soup, calling it elegant, surprising and a real treat! Strawberry yogurt, pureed berries and a spicy syrup are blended to produce a fancy first course. —Sara Laker Loda, Illinois

Chilled Cream of Cucumber Soup

Chilled Cream of Cucumber Soup

Chilled Cream of Cucumber Soup

"We grow lots of cukes in North Carolina, and plenty are available from friends if you don't happen to have a garden," writes Doris Heath of Franklin, North Carolina. "This is a good make-ahead summer soup that is so cool and refreshing. If people like cucumbers, they will enjoy this-even those who say they don't care for cold soup."
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