Brigit's Gazpacho
VEGAN • RAW • GLUTEN FREE
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4 people

Gazpacho bowl garnished with avocado, cilantro and Baked Lentil Chips Brigit's GazpachoBuon Appetito!

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  • 4 ripe red tomatoes, chopped
  • 2 stalks celery, diced
  • 1 small cucumber, peeled and diced
  • 4 mini sweet pepper, deseeded and chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 2 green onion, chopped
  • 1 medium can V8 juice (either spiced or plain)
  • 1 large handful cilantro, chopped
  • 1 Tbs. extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)
  • Juice of 1 lemon freshly squeezed
  • Kosher salt to taste
  • 1 avocado, chopped, and handful cilantro to garnish
  1. Wash well, dry and chop all ingredients
  2. Place V8 and chopped tomatoes in blender and pulse.
  3. Blend all other ingredients, adding few at a time.
  4. Be careful not to over blend. Gazpacho should be chunky.
  5. Cover and refrigerate until very cool, but NOT ice cold.
  6. Garnish with chopped avocado, cilantro, corn or tortilla chips and serve.

Gazpacho: Blending the ingredients
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  • Instead of kosher salt, you may use Spike Original Magic.
  • Great on a warm evening or for lunch.
  • Can be made ahead of time and preserved in refrigerator.
  • Pairs well with chilled IPA beer, sparkling Prosecco or frothy dry Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro.
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