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Gazpacho

 

Preparation Time: 30 minutes

Servings: 8

Ingredients

10 large tomatoes

1/4 cup olive oil

1/4 cup red wine vinegar

4 cups tomato juice

3 cloves minced garlic

1 tsp salt

1 tsp ground black pepper

6 sliced cucumbers

1/2 cup chopped onion

Directions

Blanch the tomatoes in a pot of boiling water for about 15 seconds, or until the skins just begin to peel.

Immediately remove them from the hot water and plunge them in ice water to stop them from cooking.

Peel, core and dice the tomatoes into 1/2 inch pieces.

In a large pot, combine the oil and vinegar and whisk together well. Pour in the tomato juice, garlic, salt and ground black pepper and whisk ingredients together. .

Stir in the tomatoes, cucumbers and onions and mix all the ingredients together thoroughly.

Cover and refrigerate overnight.

Best when served chilled.