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Zucchini Soup

Zucchini Soup is seasonal, simple, and delicious. It is light and refreshing and perfect when your garden is bursting at the seams with zucchini!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Soup
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8 servings
Author: Amanda Rettke-iamhomesteader.com


  • 1 onion, quartered
  • 1 yellow pepper, diced
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 3 large zucchini, cut in large chunks (skin on) - about 6 cups
  • 32 ounces beef broth
  • 2 tablespoons greek yogurt
  • teaspoon smoked paprika
  • teaspoon kosher salt
  • teaspoon black pepper
  • freshly grated parmesan cheese, optional


  • Combine onion, garlic, yellow pepper and zucchini and beef broth in a large pot over medium heat and bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat, cover, and simmer approximately 20 minutes, or until the zucchini is tender. 
  • Remove from heat
  • Purée with an immersion blender until smooth.
  • Stir in paprika, salt, and pepper
  • Pour into bowls and top with greek yogurt and grated parmesan