Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Tender Coconut Soup

Tender coconut soup2

Tender coconut in soup!!!! Yup, I came up with this idea when I was craving for a soup this afternoon :) The flavor is evident and different from a clear soup.

This soup has natural sweetness of tender coconut water and the chunks of veggies and tender coconut make it so delicious and filling. I bet you would love it! :)

Tender coconut soup

Ingredients:

Tender coconut (Elani) - 2
Carrot - 1
Garlic - 2 pods
Ginger - small piece
Corn flour - 2 tblsp
White pepper powder - for taste
Salt - for taste
Coriander leaves

Tender coconut soup1

Method:

Break open the tender coconut and collect the water in a cup.

Scrap out the tender coconut and dice them into small squares and keep it aside.

Peel and dice carrot into small cubes. Chop garlic and ginger finely too.

Take a tsp of oil in a pan and drop in the chopped ginger, garlic and carrot pieces and fry for a min. Sprinkle some water and close the pan with a lid for the vegetables to get cooked. Once done, pour in the tender coconut water and allow it to boil.

Take the corn flour in a small bowl and dilute it with 2 tblsp of water.

Pour the diluted corn flour syrup to the boiling soup while stirring continuously. Simmer the flame and allow it to boil for few more mins. Add salt and the reserved tender coconut squares to the soup and give a stir.

Sprinkle white pepper and finely chopped coriander leaves and serve hot.

Enjoy a very different soup :)

Tender coconut soup3

Tips:

Add the coconut pieces only after removing the soup from flame.

You can add more veggies like beans etc to the soup.

Tender coconut soup4

Written by: Nithya
Send in your queries by clicking here.

54 comments:

Torviewtoronto said...

aw how I miss this straight from the tree for a hot day
looks fabulous Nithya lovely way to have this coconut water

Sudha Sabarish said...

Wow that's really a healthy one.Nithi eppadi unnala mattum mudiyudhu.Vadivelu styla room pottu yosipiya!hahahaha

Anuradha said...

Oooh hoooo! I have never heard of tender coconut served HOT & HOT!! Lovely different recipe. Cool baby!!

Valarmathi Sanjeev said...

Healthy soup....different recipe...nice presentation.

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Soup looks simply delicious and comforting. Yummy recipe.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Pushpa said...

Clear and yummy soup,looks perfect.

Prathima Rao said...

An innovative & refreshing soup Nithya!!
Prathima Rao
Prats Corner

KrithisKitchen said...

Super good soup.. loved the visiri you have used as the background!!
Krithi's Kitchen
Event: Serve It - Steamed

Rinku Naveen said...

Very new idea! Lovely clicks!

schmetterlingwords said...

Elani soup is a very creative and lovely idea. A different way to enjoy Elani :)

Unknown said...

Great idea, Nithya..Healthy and yummy soup..Wonderful presentation as usual..

Alpana said...

Perfect vegetarian soup.......Thanks for sharing.

Alpana said...

Perfect vegetarian soup.......Thanks for sharing.

Reshmi Mahesh said...

Tender coconut soup looks so clear and yummy...Very new recipe to me...Lovely presentation as always..:)

Priya Suresh said...

Wow wat an excellent soup, quite new for me..fantabulous..

kavis said...

A great and totally innovative soup.Beautiful clicks as usual :)

Raks said...

Unique one,lovely presentation, long time since I saw those 'visiri' .very nice that you used as prop :)

Unknown said...

wow yummy soup,u r really creative dear...loved ur presentation always...

Rekha shoban said...

healthy n interesting soup!!nicely presentation!

Unknown said...

OMG! soup with tender coconut? am impressed dear....love it!

CHECK OUT My DIWALI Event and Recipes
September - ALMONDS Event & GIVEAWAY
September - WWC - "Cornmeal for Breakfast"
100 Friends/Followers & GIVEAWAY

Suhaina said...

wow,.. this is so creative..never heard or tasted this kind of soup..love the colours and the clicks.

Tina said...

Gr8 idea dear...Never tried this before....good n healthy soup.

Divya Kudua said...

Only you could come up with something like this,that's for sure!Looks great,served in the shell,it looks irresistible!

M D said...

Looks absolutely stunning!

Jeyashris Kitchen said...

fantastic presentation and delicious oup with elaneer

prasanna venkatesh said...

this is indeed a very very different soup! Highly creative :-)

Unknown said...

Colorful and interesting soup idea....!

chef and her kitchen said...

I love this one,I m in for anything made up of tender coconut

sanjeeta kk said...

Refreshing and delightful soup!
Lite Bite

Amarendra said...

Very innovative recipe. Also got tempting looks.. Am going to make this for sure.

suganthi said...

Very healthy soup.... Super...

Jayanthy Kumaran said...

wow...wat a lovely post...awesome cliks..:)
Tasty Appetite

soujanya said...

Voww!!! wat a ideal soup....lovely clicks!!

Suja Manoj said...

Great idea,beautiful post dear

Unknown said...

fantastic soup and fantastic presentation bowl !! love it!

Arch said...

awesome, how do u manage to outsmart with cutlery!

Unknown said...

It's a healthy soup.. Beautiful clicks too..

Unknown said...

That's a very different and yummy soup...bookmarking this one...as usual lovely clicks

Rajdeep's Cookery said...

Hats off to your creative style. First time visiting your blog and just loved your style and your out of the box thinking. Follow you for more such style! Do visit my page at http://rajdeepscookery.blogspot.com/

Archana said...

Is creativity your middle name? There are tender coconuts here but I have never thought of this even if my husband told me about this( which he has not) I would have scoffed at his idea. Love it. Will definitely make it. Thanks.
Do check out my event and send me your entries.

Seema said...

Hey,

Kudos to you for coming up with a soup of tender coconut water. Secondly the way you served in the shell makes it all the more lovely.

Regards,
Seema
amchi-bong-konnexion.blogspot.com
seemabbas.blogspot.com

Soundspicy said...

Very creative and interesting soup, as always nice clicks and great presentation.

Luv it!!

Nalini's Kitchen said...

Innovative soup,looks yummy and lovely clicks.Glad to follow you.Please do drop at my space.

Zareena said...

Amazing snaps and never had a tender coconut soup.

Saraswathy Balakrishnan said...

Wow!! wht a yummy and mouth-watering soup for the CBE climate dear:)

radha said...

What a lovely idea!! I am sure it was tasty. I add the coconut water when I make chutney. This is a must try dish.

Swati Sapna said...

This is such an innovative soup!!! Love the way you have served it too :)

Myvegfare said...

wow, how I miss this, grand to have straight from the tree on a hot day! fabulous nithi, I should try this out on my next visit to India and of course as always BC!! :)

Cynthia said...

I really like this presentation.

Sarah Saad said...

شركة نقل عفش واثاث
شركة نقل عفش بالرياض وجدة والدمام والخبر والجبيل اولقطيف والاحساء والرياض وجدة ومكة المدينة المنورة والخرج والطائف وخميس مشيط وبجدة افضل شركة نقل عفش بجدة نعرضها مجموعة الفا لنقل العفش بمكة والخرج والقصيم والطائف وتبوك وخميس مشيط ونجران وجيزان وبريدة والمدينة المنورة وينبع افضل شركات نقل الاثاث بالجبيل والطائف وخميس مشيط وبريدة وعنيزو وابها ونجران المدينة وينبع تبوك والقصيم الخرج حفر الباطن والظهران
شركة نقل عفش بجدة
شركة نقل عفش بالمدينة المنورة
شركة نقل اثاث بالرياض
شركة نقل عفش بالدمام

Unknown said...

Thanks for receipe.. once i had it in pune and wanted to do it at home... I am going to try this today

Roy Seymour said...

Beginning at Federation Square, in the core of the city, and coursing through Birrarung Marr and Melbourne Park onto Richmond Station, the activity is the consequence of about a time of arranging. Australian Open 2020 Live Stream

Movie said...

Excellent article. Very interesting to read. I really love to read such a nice article. Thanks! keep rocking
UFC 246 Live Stream

NBA All-Star Game 2020 said...

NFL Super Bowl 2020, Chiefs vs 49ers Live Online NFL this week.
Chiefs vs 49ers
Chiefs vs 49ers Live
Chiefs vs 49ers Live Stream
Chiefs vs 49ers Live Stream Free

Popular Posts

Flickr Photostream

www.flickr.com
nits food clicks' items tagged with nitsclicks More of nits food clicks'