Delectable Mango-Avocado Gazpacho.

Via on Aug 21, 2013

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On a hot day there is nothing better than cold, delectable soup to refresh the palate.

Given my love of mango and avocado this gazpacho is one of my most beloved soups.

Delectable Mango-Avocado Gazpacho

  • 2 cups diced fresh mangoes
  • 2 cups freshly squeezed orange juice, plus 5 drops of wild orange essential oil
  • 1 cup chopped cucumber, peeled and seeded
  • 1 small red, orange, or yellow bell pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 1 small jicama, diced
  • 1 small serrano chili pepper, seeded and minced
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice, plus 3 drops of lime essential oil
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro (basil or mint are good as well)
  • 1 – 2 tablespoons cold pressed organic extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Himalayan sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • red onion, chopped, for garnish
  • avocado, sliced, for garnish
  • 3 drops of cilantro essential oil

Puree all ingredients together in a Vitamix or a blender. If you want chunkier soup, you can leave some of the chopped mango, cucumber, jicama, peppers, etc aside and place into the soup along with the garnish.

I have just given you my favorite summer soup recipe.  I’d love to hear from you. What soups do you love? Have you tried this one yet? Please leave your comments in the box below.

And if you think one of your friends will like this recipe too, please share it on FB, Pinterest and Twitter!

XO,

Hayley

P.S. Not all essential oils are edible. I use therapeutic grade essential oils.

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Ed: Sara Crolick

{Recipe adaptation and photo credit: rawfoodrehab}

About Hayley Hobson

Hayley Hobson is an author, speaker, business coach, yogi, Pilates and holistic nutritional expert based in Boulder, CO. Hayley creates lifestyle transformations by coaching her clients to strengthen, nourish and evolve through the cycles and shifts in life. Combining cutting edge understanding in all three disciplines due to years of anatomical study and dietary theory, Hayley’s approach leverages their blended benefits and results. Her unique and intelligent style promotes strengthening while softening–empowering her client’s to heal not only their physical bodies, but their hearts and minds as well. Hayley studied at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, continues her studies with David Wolfe, raw food expert and is an essential oil expert in her own right.  Her insights and articles can also be found on her blog, Mindbodygreen and Islaorganics. She has also been featured in Pilates Style magazine, Natural Health magazine and Triathlete Magazine.  She has fun running and playing in the mountains with her husband, former world-ranked triathlete, Wes Hobson and their two beautiful daughters, Makenna and Madeline. To learn more about her nutritional courses, events she's hosting and custom programs go to her website or follow her on Facebook or Twitter or Pinterest.

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3 Responses to “Delectable Mango-Avocado Gazpacho.”

  1. erica says:

    I'm making it right now! I actually had all the ingredients at home already, so no trips to the store! I usually eat jicama raw, so this will be a treat. I'll let you know!

  2. erica says:

    Omg, I sent these messages at the same time because i thought the last one went through. I'm in love. I worked a Mediterranean restaurant and this is the same greatness as what we made. Love.

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