Tomatillo Avocado Salsa Soup (and salad dressing)
¼ to ½- jalapeno pepper, seeded
1 clove garlic
1/3 cup cilantro leaves
3 scallions, cut into 2-inch pieces
1 pound tomatillos, husked and quartered (approximately 6-8 tomatillos)
3 tablespoons lime juice, freshly squeezed
2 avocados, flesh removed
½ small white onion, peeled
¼ teaspoon cumin
Sea salt and black pepper to taste
Turn food processor on. Drop jalapeno, garlic, cilantro and scallions through feed tube of food processor while machine is running. Process ingredients until minced. Add tomatillos and lime juice. Process until mixture is liquid. Add avocado, onion, cumin and salt and pepper. Let stand 30 to 60 minutes to blend flavors. Taste and adjust.
Serves 4-6 as soup or use as salad dressing.
From Flavour Cooking School