Thursday, September 22, 2011
Foods of Scorpio
Scorpio is the eighth sign of the Zodiac. It originated from the constellation Scorpius and is considered a feminine, negative/introverted sign.
Scorpios can be determined, intuitive, powerful, passionate, and magnetic, or jealous, resentful, forceful, and obsessive-compulsive.
Foods for Scorpios include: asparagus, basil, cardamom, figs, onions, cauliflower, lean meat, onions, radishes, coconut, and fish
Curried Coconut Cauliflower Soup
2 tablespoons oil
1 onion, diced
4-5 cloves garlic, minced
1 teaspoon fresh grated ginger
1 chili, minced (optional)
1 head cauliflower, broken into florets
1 14-oz can coconut milk
3-4 cups chicken broth
1 – 1 ½ teaspoon garam masala
½ teaspoon ground cumin
Salt and pepper to taste
In a large soup pot heat the oil. Saute the onion for 5-7 minutes. Add the garlic, ginger and chili and cook until softened. Add the spices and stir to coat.
Add the cauliflower florets and stir to coat with the spices. Pour in the broth and bring to a boil. Drop the heat to medium and simmer until the cauliflower is quite soft, about 20 minutes.
Using a stick blender or a regular blender, puree the soup until smooth. Return to the soup pot, stir in the coconut milk, and reheat gently. Season with salt and pepper to taste.