Golden Gazpacho

Cuisine: Spanish

Cook Time: N/A

Serves: 2

Quick Bites

Fun Fact
  1. This soup was featured in TV series like Simpsons and Golden Girls. Wow, 'Gazpacho' is surely golden!
  2. Spanish cookbooks specify this dish as a 'salad' and not soup. 
Historical Fact
  1. Rumour has it that, Christopher Columbus, before leaving for his first voyage, loaded his ships with barrels of this mixture to relish during the journey.
  2. Most historians say that it has got its roots in Islamic Spain, somewhere between the 8th and 13th centuries. It's also noted that 2 of the main ingredients - tomato and pepper weren't available until the discovery of the New World. 
Nutrition Fact
  1. Ladies, it's time to drink that Gazpacho! It is called a 'facial in a bowl' as it includes red bell peppers which contain beta-carotene which protects you from sun damage and is packed with Vitamin C, a great antioxidant that protects you from UV rays.
  2. This soup prevents cold as it contains Vitamin A,E, and C which protects our body from this common viral flu during winters.