Carrot And Ginger Soup
In a large pot, sautee onions and ginger in olive oil until soft, about 3-5 minutes. Add carrots and vegetable broth and reduce heat to medium. Allow to simmer for about 30 minutes, or until carrots are soft. Add orange juice and stir well. Using a food processor or blender, process the soup until smooth. Return to pot or serving bowl and add nutmeg, salt and pepper, stirring well. Serve with a dollop of yogurt or sour cream and green onions if desired.
This is a light and soothing vegetarian soup that combines two flavors – aromatic ginger and sweet carrots – into one recipe that is filling, healthy and low-fat. Perfect for those chilly winter nights.