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Gazpacho a la Limo
from: Limo

Delicious spicy cold soup for those hot summer days.


  • 2 big cucumbers, peeled and diced
  • 3 cups v- 8 vegetable juice (or spicy V-8)
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
  • 3 finely chopped very ripe tomatoes
  • 10 fresh basil leaves, cut in a chiffonade
  • 6 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon oregano
  • 1 diced and seeded green bell pepper
  • 1-3 tablespoon Crystal hot sauce
  • 1 larged diced carrot
  • 1/4 cup Italian dressing (optional)

Mix all ingredients, adding olive oil last. Chill 4 hours, serve cold.