Now that summer is officially here, it's the perfect time to get cold soups in your meal rotation. Here, we've rounded up 17 in every shade under the sun, so you can taste the rainbow of refreshment. And, if you're going to be enjoying outdoor adventures, you can take their cooling power on the go. Just freeze soup in zip-top bags to take backpacking, and enjoy sipping a frosty treat after a long day of hiking or picnicking.

1. Gazpacho with spring pesto

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2. Watermelon gazpacho with feta and mint

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3. Eleven Madison Park's strawberry gazpacho

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4. Chilled roasted beet and carrot soup with parsley lime cream

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5. Salmorejo (cold Spanish tomato soup with serrano ham)

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6. Chilled tomato peach soup

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7. Creamy chilled horseradish soup with tomato and green apple

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8. Avocado and green apple gazpacho

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9. Tarragon lemon summer squash soup

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10. A bowl of mango sunshine

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11. Green gazpacho with chili cumin shrimp

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12. Justin Burdett's chilled English pea soup with garlic cream and pickled ramps

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13. Chilled cucumber and avocado soup with mango salsa

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14. Chilled avocado, yogurt, and charred serrano soup with quick pickled radishes

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15. White gazpacho

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16. White gazpacho with cantaloupe

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17. Yogurt soup with cucumbers and walnuts (tarator)

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This story was originally published on Food52.com: 17 refreshing chilled soups to beat the heat.