Spinach and Carrot Soup (Vitamin A & E Rich) by Tarla Dalal

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Dec. 12, 2013

Spinach and carrot soup, a palak delicacy enriched with wheat germ to make up for the necessary vitamin a and e for healthy vision and glowing skin.

Ingredients

Butter 1 Teaspoon
Finely chopped onion 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Chopped carrot 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , parboiled
Chopped spinach 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Milk 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Salt and ground black pepper To Taste
Wheat germ 2 Tablespoon

Directions

MAKING

1. Place a non-stick pan over medium flame, heat butter, and saute onion for 2 minutes or until translucent.

2. Add carrot, saute for another 2 minutes and then add spinach. Pour 1 cup of water, mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes.

3. Add milk, salt, pepper and wheat germ. Stir occasionally and cook for another 4-5 minutes. Remove the pan from heat and set aside to cool slightly.

4. Transfer to a blender and blend until smooth.

5. Pour the mixture back into the pan and bring to boil.

SERVING

6. Serve hot with bread sticks or croutons.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 102Calories from Fat 41

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g7.7%

Saturated Fat 2 g10%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 142 mg5.92%

Total Carbohydrates 12 g4%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 5 g

Protein 5 g10%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet