Total Time
72hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 72 hrs

Make ahead soup that is perfect on warm summer days.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Sauté onion and sliced cucumber in olive oil until onion is transparent.
  2. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  3. Add water, chicken base, pepper flakes and garlic. Bring to a boil.
  4. In a small pan, melt butter then blend in flour. Add to cucumber mixture, simmer 30 minutes.
  5. Process soup in blender until smooth.
  6. Stir in buttermilk, lemon juice, dill, reserved chopped cucumber, sour cream and chives.
  7. Cool soup completely, adjust seasonings and thin with half & half or milk if needed.
  8. Serve cold.

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