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Published August 11, 2010, 06:00 AM

CHEF JEFF — ONE BYTE AT A TIME: Mango Soup

A cold soup on a hot summer day can really hit the spot.

By: Herald Staff Report,

A cold soup on a hot summer day can really hit the spot.

Mango Soup

2 large ripe mangos, peeled and roughly chopped

½ teaspoon fresh ginger, grated

½ tablespoon fresh lemon grass, choppedh

½ cup chicken stock or broth

½ cup plain yogurt

6 large cooked shrimp

2 tablespoons cilantro, chopped

Place mango ginger, lemongrass and chicken stock in blender or food processor fitted with metal blade and puree until smooth. Place in large bowl. Add yogurt. Stir to combine. Chill.

To serve, ladle soup into bowls. Place one shrimp in each bowl and garnish with cilantro.

Yield: Serves 6.

Approximate nutritional analysis per serving: 117 calories, 12 percent of calories from fat, 2 grams fat, 115 milligrams cholesterol, 13 grams carbohydrates, 1 gram fiber, 13 grams protein, 151 milligrams sodium.

Grab more food tidbits at the Chef Jeff blog at GrandForksHerald.com.

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