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Weight Loss Recipe

Capsicum Soup
Capsicum or chilli pepper can help in weight loss and improving the body’s fat mobilization together with exercising and a healthy diet. It enables your resting metabolic rate to increase. This is the measure of the energy used after a given duration of time.
Having a high metabolic rate is vital to those that want to lose weight because those with a high metabolic rate, burn fat more than those with a low metabolic rate when the same physical exercise or activity is undertaken.
Other benefits are: i) Helps regulate blood pressure ii) Increases blood circulation iii) Reduces respiratory illness like the common cold, asthma, sinusitis and bronchitis. iv) Delays fatigue v) Inhibits other types of disease causing bacteria apart from the weight reduction qualities it processes.

Ingredients
* Onion
* Capsicum
* Tomato
* Garlic cloves
* Cilantro
* Green chillies
* Veg Stock
* Roasted cumin powder
* Ground pepper
* Olive oil
* Salt

Directions
* Sauté onion and garlic after heating up oil in a pan.
* Add Cilantro, green chillies, tomato and capsicum and make the paste with vegetable using a grinder.
* Now pour the soup in the pan and add vegetable stock.
* Heat it and add pepper powder, cumin powder and salt.
* Simmer for a few minutes. Add cream on top for garnishing.

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Ankur Kalita