Soup with dried apricots in Armenian

100 - 40 минут -

Interesting, very unusual and quite tasty soup, based on traditional Armenian recipes. The apricots add to the soup a mild sweetness. And lemon juice is sour. Despite the minimal amount of ingredients, the soup is quite satisfying.

for Lent

Ingredients for Soup with dried apricots in Armenian

Step by step instruction of cooking Soup with dried apricots in Armenian

Шаг 1

To prepare the products. Apricots, if it is too hard, need to pour boiling water. Peel the potatoes, chop the parsley.

Шаг 2

In a saucepan put the lentils, slice the potatoes, add the apricots and caraway seeds.

Шаг 3

Pour broth or water so that it covers products on 2 fingers. Add parsley. Put on fire, bring to boil and cook on low heat for 20 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.

Шаг 4

Meanwhile, slice the brown bread cubes, sprinkle cheese, grated on a fine grater and place in oven to dry.

Шаг 5

When the vegetables are cooked, whisk everything in a blender until puréed, then pass through a sieve to separate grains of cumin (can not do). Puree back in saucepan, squeeze of lemon juice (here it is necessary caution: I squeezed all the juice and soup, in my opinion, turned out sour), add the coriander and reheat the soup.

Шаг 6

Decorate the soup with sour cream, a sprig of parsley and a pinch of grated cheese. Serve with crackers.