This easy Gazpacho Soup is made with fresh tomatoes, cucumbers, and bell peppers. Gazpacho is served cold which makes it a great summer soup!

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Gazpacho soup is a cold Spanish soup that is bursting with the fresh flavors of summer.  It’s made with amazing summer vegetables, tomatoes, cucumbers, red peppers, onion, herbs and spices. This bright, refreshing gazpacho is a versatile soup that makes a great light lunch, or a beautiful summer party appetizer served in a shot glass. 

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What is the main ingredient in gazpacho soup?

Tomatoes are the main ingredient in gazpacho followed closely by cucumbers, red peppers, and red onion. You’ll use peeled and seeded tomatoes, and tomato juice to make this easy summer soup.

How to peel tomatoes:

  1. Bring a pot of water to a boil.
  2. Cut a small X into the bottom of the tomato, just deep enough to cut through the skin.
  3. Place the tomatoes in the boiling water and boil them for 3 minutes.
  4. Carefully remove the tomatoes from the boiling water and place them in a bowl of cold water.
  5. Once cooled pull at the scored skin on the tomato and it will peel right off.

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How do you make gazpacho soup?

Gazpacho soup is so easy to make. Peel and seed tomatoes, then chop them and all of the other vegetables up. Set 1/4 of the diced cucumbers, red onions, and red peppers to the side. Put the tomatoes and remaining vegetables in a blender along with tomato juice, balsamic vinegar, hot sauce, Worcestershire, and olive oil. Blend until smooth. Place in the refrigerator to chill. Serve cold with the remaining diced veggies and homemade croutons on top.

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Cold gazpacho soup is one of my favorite summer soups! The Worcestershire and hot sauce add a little kick, and the cucumbers give the soup a cool, fresh flavor. I can’t wait for my summer tomatoes to be ready to pick so I can make my first batch of summer!

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Servings: 4
Prep Time: 20 mins
Chill time: 30 mins

Gazpacho Soup

This easy Gazpacho is served cold making it a great summer soup that is perfect for lunch or a party appetizer.


  • 1 cup Red Onion, diced
  • 1 Cucumber, large, peeled, seeded, and diced
  • 6 Vine-ripened Tomatoes, peeled and seeded
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper, seeded and diced
  • 2 cloves Garlic, minced
  • 2 cups Tomato Juice
  • 5 drops Hot Sauce, such as Tabasco
  • 3 teaspoons Balsamic Vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • Salt and Pepper to taste


  • Put ¼ of the cucumbers, red onions, and red peppers to the side to add to the mixture one it has been pureed.
  • Add everything else to a blender. Puree until smooth.
  • Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.
  • Serve cold with the diced veggies as garnish.


Calories: 215kcal, Carbohydrates: 21g, Protein: 3g, Fat: 14g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Sodium: 56mg, Potassium: 962mg, Fiber: 4g, Sugar: 14g, Vitamin A: 3070IU, Vitamin C: 91.7mg, Calcium: 56mg, Iron: 1.6mg
Nutrition Disclaimer: We are not certified nutritionists. Nutrition facts are an estimate and are provided as a courtesy. They are generated by an online API which recognizes ingredient names and amounts and makes calculations based on the serving size. Results may vary.
Author: Kat Jeter & Melinda Caldwell
Course: Main
Cuisine: Spanish
Keyword: cold soup, soup, soup appetizer, summer party appetizer, summer vegetables