Dr. Bob's Gazpacho
*This recipe was made using a Vita-Mix blender.
2 large, ripe tomatoes, quartered
1 cucumber, peeled and cut into small pieces
1 small onion, quartered
1 sweet red bell pepper, seeded
3-cups tomato juice, fresh or unsalted
1/3-cup red wine vinegar
1/4-cup olive oil (optional)
Dash of hot sauce
Celtic Sea Salt and pepper to taste
1. Place all ingredients into the Vita-Mix container, in order listed.
2. Secure two-part lid. Select VARIABLE, speed #1.
3. Turn on machine and quickly increase speed to #10; then to HIGH. Run for one minute. Serve immediately.
Note: Serve over fresh, chopped tomatoes and cucumbers