Serves 4 | ready in 15 minutes
This quickly blended soup uses fermented miso paste, sweet raw corn, green onions and zucchini, turning creamy without any dairy whatsoever. A sweet-spicy fruit swirl brings everything together.
Instead of the blueberry chipotle swirl, you could also top this chilled soup with a raw salsa of diced tomatoes, onion, cilantro and fresh lime juice.
For soup, cut kernels off cobs. Reserve 1 cup kernels (approx. 1 ear). Add remaining kernels to blender along with water, zucchini, green onion, oil, miso, vinegar, turmeric and black pepper. Puree until smooth. Stir in reserved corn kernels, leaving a few to garnish (do not puree). Transfer to large bowl and chill until ready to serve.
For swirl, in food processor or blender, puree blueberries and chipotle with water to thin until a jam-like consistency. Ladle soup into bowls and swirl on blueberry mixture. Sprinkle with additional corn kernels. Serve.
This recipe is part of the Your 1 Day Raw Food Menu collection.
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