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Green Grape Gazpacho

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A wonderful summer soup perfect to kick off a warm summer evening

This is an ideal and surprising first course on warm summer evenings.

Recipe courtesy of the California Table Grape Commission

Ingredients

  • 2 2/3 Cups romaine lettuce, washed and torn
  • 1 3/4 Cup cucumber, peeled and chopped
  • 1 Cup celery, sliced
  • 1 Cup California green seedless grapes
  • 1 Cup vegetable broth
  • 3/4 Cups green onions, sliced
  • 1/3 Cup green bell pepper, chopped
  • 1/3 Cup day-old bread (crusts removed), chopped
  • 1/4 Cup sherry vinegar or red wine vinegar
  • 2 Tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 Teaspoon garlic, chopped
  • 1 Teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 Teaspoon white pepper
  • 1/4 Cup tomato, diced (garnish)

Directions

Combine all ingredients except tomatoes in a large container. Blend in 2 or 3 batches in a blender or food processor until very smooth. Let chill for 1 to 2 hours. Ladle into bowls and sprinkle with diced tomatoes.