Summer is here and the need for summer soups is real. Cold soups are a summer staple because who wants to fire up the stove when it's already blistering hot out? We've come up with several summer soup ideas that will keep you cool. Check out our list of 7 Simple Summer Soups!
Okroshka Cold Russian Summer Soup
Feeling adventurous? Try out Okroshka, a Russian favorite cold summer soup. It features a buttermilk base served cold over potatoes, cucumbers, radishes and green onions. Diced fresh herbs make pretty toppings for this soup. This is a great soup for picky eaters to "choose their own" veggies for the base.
Get the full recipe at Gastrosenses.
Sweet Corn Gazpacho Summer Soup
Our next summer soup recipe is a vegan soup recipe. This sweet corn gazpacho is surprisingly chocked full of (mostly yellow) veggies and dairy-free. It's creamy, chilled, and absolutely delicious.
Get the full recipe at The Endless Meal.
Pea and Mint Summer Soup
This is for all of you who just can't get into cold soups. Pea and mint soup is a classic British soup that can be served warm or cold. It's a refreshing choice when served cold in the summer.
Get the full recipe at Not Enough Cinnamon.
Beet Gazpacho Summer Soup
Next up on our list of summer soup ideas is this stunning beet gazpacho. Purple beets make the most gorgeous soups, case in point with this delicious beet gazpacho. This soup is healthy, vegan, and absolutely delicious.
Get the full recipe at Feasting at Home.
French Cauliflower Summer Soup
Our next summer soup recipe is one of the few warm summer soups on our list. This French cauliflower soup is creamy and melty and super simple to make. Serve with a delicious helping of creme fraiche for an absolutely decadent dish.
Get the full recipe and Food and Journeys.
Mexican Street Corn Summer Soup
The dish that has taken street food culture by storm has been transformed into a delicious summer soup. Sweet corn, lime, cilantro and Cotija cheese are all essential ingredients in this savory summer soup.
Get the full recipe at Striped Spatula.
Avgolemono Summer Soup
Another cultural staple, Avgolemono is Greek Lemon Chicken Soup and an absolute must in your summer soup repertoire. Tempered eggs give this summer soup a creamy base which is in turn is soaked up by the tiny orzo pasta for a thick and rich soup. The lemon is essential to the flavor as well and gives a tangy and bright balance to the whole dish. Top it with fresh cracked pepper and this summer soup is a stunner!
Get the full recipe at The Wicked Noodle.
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