April 22, 2013

Carrot Soup with oats.

   I always find an excuse to make soup,i made some carrot soup with oats.I have read many recipes adding corn starch as thickness ,i didn't want to add any flour so i tried adding oats it,was a perfect thickener.We enjoyed the soup with some toasted bread.

My mom used to grind small onions and make soup,i liked the idea and have used it in this.I enjoyed the aroma.Hope you too will find this soup interesting.

  1. Carrot-3  ,diced
  2. Onion-1 ,diced
  3. Tomato-1,diced
  4. Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
  5. Chilli Powder -1/4 tsp
  6. Oats - 2 tbsp
  7. Salt as needed
  8. Oil- 2tbsp
 To Grind
  1. Small onion- 3 
  2. WholePepper- 1/4 tsp
  3. Whole Jeera-1/4 tsp
 Pulse them into coarse paste.

  1.  Heat oil in a pressure cooker.
  2. Add the onions and saute them for 1min.
  3. Add the carrot and tomato and saute them.
  4. Add the ground paste and saute them again.
  5. Add chilli powder,turmeric powder ,salt and oats and stir again.
  6. Add 2 cups of water and pressure cook for 2 whistles.
  7. When it cools down,use the blender and pulse them into a smooth paste.
  8. Strain them and again let it boil,you can add cream if you wish.
  9. Serve them hot with toasted bread.


  1. healthy combo.. love to take a sip..

  2. Healthy n flavourful soup,wish to have a bowl of soup now..

  3. looking delicious and healthy soup dear :)

  4. Lovely combo & color,comforting:)

  5. Super yummy and healthy Meena :-)

  6. very healthy & interesting combo! looks yum ....

  7. My kind of healthy and super comforting soup..Meena,regarding ur q'n about mango ginger pickle, you can replace the amchur powder with lemon juice..

  8. Healthy.beautifully presented makes it more tempting

  9. Yummilicious! Superb and very comforting soup Meena.

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  10. am sure this tastes as good as it looks

  11. Hi,

    This sounds like a healthy soup and a hearty combination to eat.

    Nice to know you via blogging. I'm now your latest follower and hope to hear from you soon :D


  12. Wow..what a healthy combo....keep rocking...