A Vegetable Soup with Sex Appeal
This is a pleasantly hot, hearty soup and the combination of fresh vegetables and spices are bursting with flavor.
8 medium zucchinis, sliced
1 large eggplant, diced
1 lettuce, washed well
1 Chinese cabbage, washed well
1 tsp powdered ginger
2 tsp salt
1 tsp dried onion
tsp chili (ground hot chili pepper)
1 small bunch celery
4 slices pumpernickel bread
2 liters water
1. Place all ingredients in a pressure cooker and cook for 20 minutes.
2. Put through a blender.
3. Return to heat and simmer for a further 5 minutes.
4. Add plenty of freshly ground pepper.