Indulge In Warm Comfort of Chayote Squash Soup
If you’re looking for something piece of bliss, something that is comforting and warm, then our Chayote Squash Soup is the perfect pick. The combination of tangy and creamy flavor is sure to put you in a good mood and let you just relax after a long day.
This soup is a unique take on traditional Mexican cuisine, featuring chayote squash, a well-loved Latin American vegetable. It’s a perfect blend of zesty zucchini and creamy avocados in a hearty broth.
– 2 tablespoons olive oil
– 1 large onion, finely chopped
– 2 cloves garlic, minced
– 2 large chayote squash, peeled and chopped
– 2 zucchinis, chopped
– 2 large avocados, peeled and diced
– 2 cups vegetable broth
– 2 cups water
– 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice
– Salt and pepper to taste
1. Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan over medium heat.
2. Add the onion and garlic. Cook, stirring often, until they are softened and lightly browned, about 5 minutes.
3. Add the chayote squash and zucchini, stirring to combine with the onion and garlic. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the vegetables are softened, about 10 minutes.
4. Add the avocados, vegetable broth, water, and lime juice. Bring the mixture to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes.
5. Remove the soup from the heat. Carefully transfer it to a blender or food processor. Blend until smooth.
6. Return the blended soup to the saucepan and season with salt and pepper to taste. Simmer for 5 minutes.
7. Serve the soup warm, garnished with fresh cilantro, a dollop of sour cream, and a sprinkle of lime zest, if desired.
If you love creamy soups with a tangy twist, then this Chayote Squash Soup is for you. Not only does it warm you up during cold days, but also it’s bursting with nutritious ingredients to nourish your body and soul. We hope you enjoy making and indulging in this unique blend of Mexican flavors.
Looking for similar recipes? Try our Green Chile Soup or Coconut Curry Soup! Both are full of comforting, delicious flavors and aromas.