Cucumber soup

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Cucumber soup
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Zupa ogórkowa
Alternative names
Type Soup, entree
Place of origin
Region or state
Central Europe
Serving temperature
Hot, chilled
Main ingredients
Cucumber, pickled cucumber
Cookbook:Cucumber soup  Cucumber soup

Cucumber soup is a traditional Polish soup (Polish: (About this sound Zupa ogórkowa  sometimes simply ogórkowa). It is made from sour, salted cucumbers and potato. Occasionally rice is substituted for the potatoes.

The cucumber soup is a soup based on cucumbers, also known in various cuisines. The two major varieties are the fresh cucumber soup and pickled cucumber soup.

Fresh cucumber soups[edit]

Some fresh cucumber soups are just a blend of ingredients (cucumber, spices, other vegetables or fruits, etc.) served cold, others are cooked, possibly in some kind of broth, and served either hot or chilled.

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