Saturday, January 2, 2010
Sholgom shorva (Turnip soup)
"Sholgom shorva" is very useful for health. If you suffer from highmoritis or sinusitis you should drink this soup and have a rest under thick blanket. After a while you will start to sweat and this would be very helpful to get rid of this disease. Plus it is very tasty and delicious meal:) You can prepare this dish also for preventing such diseases like catching cold, coughs, flu and weakness.
400 gr of meat
2 big turnips, peeled and quartered
1 onion, peeled and sliced
Salt to taste
1 tbsp of pepper
Fresh chopped coriander leaves
Pour 2.5 liters of cold, pure drinking water in a deep pot. Put meat inside and place over a high heat. Bring to boil and scoop out all the foam. Let it simmer for 1.5 hour, lid must be half closed. After add in onion and turnips. Let it simmer for 1 hour. At the end add salt and pepper. Serve with fresh chopped coriander and eat while hot. Add some chili if you want, that will also help to sweat.
I hope you will always be healthy and drink this soup just for a prophylaxis.