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4-Ingredient Zucchini Soup

Easy vegetarian soup
4-Ingredient Zucchini Soup
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This soup recipe is the perfect dish to enjoy during a cold wintery day. With only four ingredients, this zucchini soup is simple and easy to make for dinner during a busy weeknight.

This recipe is by Melissa D'Arabian and was originally published in the Chicago Tribune.

Ready in
20 m
5 m
(prepare time)
15 m
(cook time)
Calories Per Serving


  • 3 medium-large zucchini (about 1 1/2 pounds)
  • 2 Cups low-sodium chicken or vegetable broth, warmed to hot
  • 2 Tablespoons chopped fresh chives
  • 1 Tablespoon lemon juice
  • Kosher salt and ground black pepper


Heat the oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.

Line a baking sheet with kitchen parchment.

Cut the zucchini in half lengthwise, then slice off the nubby ends.

Place the zucchini on the prepared baking sheet, then mist with cooking spray.

Season with salt and pepper, then roast until tender, about 15 minutes, turning halfway through.

In a blender, combine the roasted zucchini, hot broth, chives and lemon juice.

Blend until creamy and smooth.

Serve immediately.