Recipe: Sweet And Spicy Carrot Soup
- 1 1/2 c Cold Water
- 1/2 ts Salt 16 oz Frozen Carrots; 1 Pkg
- 1 1/2 c Orange Juice
- 1/2 ts Nutmeg
- 1 c Chicken Broth
- 1 x Orange; Thinly Sliced
- 1 x Mint Sprigs
- Combine the water, salt and carrots in a 2 1/2-quart saucepan; cover and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for 8 to 10 minutes, or until the carrots are very soft. Remove from the heat and let cool. In a blender or food processor puree the carrots and cooking liquid.
- In a large bowl combine the pureed carrots with the orange juice, nutmeg, and broth, blending well. Cover the bowl and refrigerate 2 hours or until well chilled. Serve cold with a garnish of one fresh orange slice and one mint sprig.
Number of servings (yield): 8
Meal type: snack
Culinary tradition: USA (General)