Garlicky Beetroot Soup

Garlicky Beetroot Soup

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This soup is sure to win your heart with its lovely colour, irresistible creaminess and zesty flavour. In fact, the Garlicky This soup is sure to win your heart with its lovely colour, irresistible creaminess and zesty flavour. In fact, the Garlicky Beetroot Soup, despite not using potatoes or cream, is much creamier than you would expect, thanks to the addition of wheat flour. Healthful garlic is a surprise addition to this soup, but blends beautifully with dainty beetroot, which is another interesting reservoir of nutrients. Beetroot helps improves your looks, with better complexion and hair. Betacyanin, the antioxidant in beetroot helps to reduce the cholesterol levels and protect the heart too.

Garlicky Beetroot Soup recipe - How to make Garlicky Beetroot Soup

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 4 servings
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1/2 tsp garlic (lehsun) paste
2 medium sized beetroot (unpeeled)
1 tsp low-fat butter
1 tbsp whole wheat flour (gehun ka atta)
3/4 cup low-fat milk , 99.7% fat-free
salt and freshly ground black pepper (kalimirch) to taste

  1. Combine the beetroot with enough water in a pressure cooker and pressure cook for 4 whistles.
  2. Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid.
  3. Drain out the excess water and keep aside to cool slightly.
  4. Peel the beetroot and roughly chop them.
  5. Combine the chopped beetroot with 1 cup of water in a mixer and blend into a smooth mixture. Keep aside.
  6. Heat the butter in a deep non-stick pan, add the whole wheat flour and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute, while stirring continuously.
  7. Add the milk, mix well using a whisk and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute or till no lumps remain,while stirring continuously.
  8. Add the beetroot mixture, garlic paste, salt, pepper and 1 cup of water, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  9. Serve immediately.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy45 cal
Protein2.3 g
Carbohydrates7.2 g
Fiber1.8 g
Fat0.7 g
Cholesterol1.9 mg
Sodium50.8 mg
Garlicky Beetroot Soup (Low Calorie Recipe) Video by Tarla Dalal


Garlicky Beetroot Soup
 on 23 Apr 20 11:07 PM

V tasty and easy to make .
Tarla Dalal
25 Apr 20 12:54 AM
   Thank you for your feedback. Happy cooking.!
Garlicky Beetroot Soup
 on 23 Jan 20 11:25 AM

Really amazing n healthy recipe. Moreover so easy to cook.
Tarla Dalal
28 Jan 20 05:18 PM
   Hi, Happy to know you have liked the recipe.. Do keep trying more recipes and give us your feedback..
Garlicky Beetroot Soup
 on 27 Dec 19 07:04 AM

Awesome recipe so yummm and healthy.
Tarla Dalal
30 Dec 19 04:09 PM
   Hi vaishali, thank you for your feedback. Happy cooking!
Garlicky Beetroot Soup
 on 08 Apr 19 08:37 PM

Tried this soup today.Very simple and unusual.Its rich colour,creamy texture and garlicky flavour makes for a good combo.
Tarla Dalal
09 Apr 19 09:18 AM
   Hi Winnie, Happy to know you liked the recipe. Do try more and more recipes & share with us your feedback. Happy Cooking!
Garlicky Beetroot Soup
 on 01 Jul 15 04:05 PM

my daughter''s favourite... appealing in colour and great in taste!!
Garlicky Beetroot Soup
 on 18 Mar 15 04:16 PM

Very simple and innovative with minimal use of ingredients... too family loved it.