Asparagus Yogurt Soup With Toasted Almonds Recipe Video

Summary

Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time35 Min
Ready In50 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexAverageCuisine
CourseTaste
FeelMethod
DishVegetarian
Main Ingredient

Ingredients

 Asparagus1 Pound, cut into 1 1/2 inch chunks
 Olive oil1 Tablespoon
 Garlic cloves6 Medium, mince
 Vegetable stock5 Cup (80 tbs)
 Yogurt1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Pepper1 Teaspoon
 Regular salt1 Teaspoon
 Nutmeg1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Butter2 Tablespoon
 Almond1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), slice

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1908 Calories from Fat 1313

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 154 g237.6%

Saturated Fat 31.1 g155.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 93.9 mg

Sodium 4362 mg181.8%

Total Carbohydrates 93 g31%

Dietary Fiber 43.9 g175.5%

Sugars 28.5 g

Protein 65 g130.5%

Vitamin A 88.2% Vitamin C 55.3%

Calcium 100% Iron 101.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

MAKING
1. In a pot, heat the olive oil and add the garlic to cook.
2. Add the chopped asparagus into the pot and stir
3. Add vegetable stock and bring to boil.
4. Once the soup boils, cover and simmer for 20-25 minutes.
5. Drain the asparagus and reserve the stock.
6. Puree the cooked asparagus in the food processor.
7. Put the pureed asparagus and the reserved stock back into the pot and back on the stove.
8. Add yogurt, pepper, salt and nutmeg and stir and leave on medium heat for about 5 minutes.
9. In a pan, add butter, almonds and a dash of salt and brown the almonds.

SERVING
10. Ladle the soup into a bowl and top with the toasted almonds and serve.
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