Icy Olive Soup
When summer turns up the heat, I reach for this cool, refreshing soup. The color of the olives contrasts nicely with the creamy yogurt base.
6 ServingsPrep: 15 min. + chilling
- 2 cups (16 ounces) plain yogurt
- 2 cans (10-1/2 ounces each) condensed chicken broth, undiluted
- 2 cans (2-1/4 ounces each) sliced ripe olives, drained
- 1 cup coarsely chopped cucumber
- 1/2 cup chopped green onions
- 1/2 cup chopped green pepper
- 1/2 cup sliced pimiento-stuffed olives
- 1/8 teaspoon white pepper
- Seasoned croutons, optional
- In a large bowl, stir yogurt until smooth. Whisk in broth. Add the
- next six ingredients; mix well. Cover and chill for 4 hours. Stir
- before serving. Garnish with croutons if desired. Yield: 6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 108 calories, 7 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 11 mg cholesterol, 683 mg sodium, 8 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 6 g protein.