Christine Datian makes this easy, creamy soup in the morning so that it is chilled by lunchtime. Garnish the soup with a sprinkle of cayenne or chopped fresh dill.

Christine Datian, Las Vegas, Nevada
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Makes 6 cups; 4 servings


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  • In a blender or food processor, in batches if necessary, whirl cucumbers, yogurt, sour cream, green onions, dill, garlic, olive oil, lemon juice, and mustard until smooth. Add salt and pepper to taste. Transfer to a bowl, cover, and chill until cold, at least 2 hours and up to 6 hours.

  • Ladle chilled soup evenly into bowls. Top each serving with about 1/4 cup crab.

Nutrition Facts

304 calories; calories from fat 56%; protein 17g; fat 19g; saturated fat 7.8g; carbohydrates 18g; fiber 1.4g; sodium 267mg; cholesterol 68mg.