Week 26: Chilled Cucumber and Dill Soup

Category Vegetable
Here is a fresh way to beat the heat this summer. Serve this elegant chilled soup for as a first course for your next dinner party or as a light lunch.


Share on ThriftyFunThis page contains the following solutions. Have something to add? Please share your solution!

November 29, 2018

This soup was inspired by several online recipes and is made with a combination of yogurt and buttermilk. It's fresh, smooth, and bright. This recipe makes a good appetizer any time of the year.

Total Time: 1 hr 30 min prep. and chill time

Yield: 4-6 servings

Source: Inspired by Dr. Ian's Chilled Cucumber Soup, among other recipes.

Link: Dr. Ian's chilled cucumber soup


  • 2 large cucumbers
  • 1/2 onion
  • 2 stalks celery
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1 1/4 cup plain yogurt
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • small bunch fresh dill
  • 1 tsp dried parsley
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • plenty of pepper to taste


  1. Peel, core, and dice the cucumbers.
  2. Advertisement

  3. Chop the rest of your veggies.
  4. Lightly chop the dill.
  5. Put about half of your veggies and liquid ingredients into the blender, then puree until smooth.
  6. Add the rest of the veggies, liquid, seasoning, and dill to the mixture. Puree until smooth.
  7. Chill the soup for at least an hour. When you are ready to eat, it will be frothy, like a freshly made smoothie. Just whisk it a little bit to smooth it out. Makes 4-6 good servings.
  8. Advertisement

Comment Pin it! Was this helpful? 2


Read More Comments

In These Pages
Food and Recipes Recipes Soups VegetableJuly 1, 2019
Coronavirus Tips
Summer Ideas!
Back to School Ideas!
Pest Control
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2020-07-18 20:35:56 in 2 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2020 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Add to PageAsk a Question