A cool and creamy soup that celebrates springtime.
There are hundreds of ways to prepare a delicious corn chowder, but this vegetarian fat-free and low-calorie chowder with miso paste is the ideal recipe for the health watcher. Organic miso paste is protein-rich fermented soybean paste made from ingredients such as soybeans, and brown or white rice.
My husband Gary declares this the best recipe in my cookbook. It's guaranteed to wow your family and your dinner party guests. They'll never guess that yogurt is the soup base, because it is completely masked by the flavor of the roasted red peppers. The only time-consuming part in making this recipe is roasting the peppers. Adjust the seasoning to taste.
If you know Colombian chicken soup, or ajiaco, you know it's traditionally made with generous amounts of chicken and potato. This version is a simple, creamy soup that's as flavorful as it is filling but uses shrimp instead of chicken. Served with a slice of Spicy Corn Bread, it makes a meal.