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Hot Persian Yogurt Soup

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Ingredients
  Brown rice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Yellow split peas 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Water 5 Cup (80 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Chopped spinach 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Onion 1 Medium, chopped
  Oil 2 Tablespoon
  Turmeric 2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Plain yogurt 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Directions

MAKING
1. Take a pot and add split peas, rice and water into it.
2. Boil the mixture and cook over low heat for about 2 hours until the peas turn tender.
3. Add spinach and salt and cook over low heat until the spinach gets cooked.
4. Add water to thicken the mixture. It should be slightly thicker than cake batter.
5. Take a saucepan, heat some oil and cook onion until it is tender.
6. Stir in pepper, turmeric and pour the mixture over rice and peas.
7. Stir in yogurt and cook over low heat for 10 minutes to blend flavors.

SERVING
8. Serve the hot Persian yogurt soup as a complete meal.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Asian
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Simmering
Dish: 
Soup
Ingredient: 
Split Pea
Interest: 
Healthy
Cook Time: 
180 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1679 Calories from Fat 518

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 59 g90.9%

Saturated Fat 19.6 g98.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 88.1 mg29.4%

Sodium 770.9 mg32.1%

Total Carbohydrates 236 g78.6%

Dietary Fiber 27.9 g111.5%

Sugars 45.6 g

Protein 56 g112.1%

Vitamin A 65.3% Vitamin C 49.7%

Calcium 100.7% Iron 64.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Hot Persian Yogurt Soup Recipe