Here’s a post from the archives, originally published in 2009. There are delicious fresh local melons still available just about everywhere, including in my garden, so I thought the timing was right for this simple little soup to make another appearance. Enjoy!
Did you know that cantaloupe and ginger pair well together? I didn’t, but I do now!
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about chilled soups. I like to eat them, but for some reason I’ve never made one for myself. I keep buying vegetables thinking I’m going to throw them into my fancy new blender and create some amazing new soup, but then I forget and use the vegetables for other things. The most recent example is celery. I was thinking about making a light cream of celery soup and chilling it. But then I had this bizarre celery craving and literally ate the entire bunch of celery in two sittings. Yes, there was homemade blue cheese dressing involved, so perhaps that had something to do with it. Regardless, the celery was gone and I had no soup. Continue reading →