Rice Soup with Celery and Mint

100 g steamed long-grain rice
1 medium squash
400 g petiole celery
2 small stalks of leek
2 cloves of garlic
juice of half a lemon
1 small bunch of mint
1 liter of vegetable broth

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Lean Greek Fasolada Soup

Fasolada is one of the popular soups of Greek and Cypriot cuisines. This is probably the easiest dish to cook, which blends perfectly with fresh bread and olives. The main ingredients are very few – beans, carrots, celery, onions, tomatoes and olive oil. The Greeks call beans “caviar of the poor.” But even ceasing to be poor, the Greeks could not wean from their beloved fasolada. Very tasty, hearty and nutritious soup. And, of course, very useful!

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