Black Bean Soup Recipe

This black bean soup recipe is my favorite and also liked by my family. This soup is not only tasty but also very nutritious. So if you have good taste and also care about your health , you must try this black bean soup recipe.
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Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time1 Hr 15 Min
Ready In1 Hr 30 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings4
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Black beans1⁄2 Pound, soaked
 Rosemary  (for garnishing)
 Water4 Cup (64 tbs)
 Salt1 Tablespoon
 Onion1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Green pepper1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Celery1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Carrots1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Olive oil4 Tablespoon
 Garlic3 Clove (15 gm)
 Cumin1⁄2 Tablespoon
 White vinegar2 Teaspoon
 Soy sauce1⁄2 Teaspoon


Step 1-Simmer beans in water till soft.

Step 2-Saute onions, pepper, celery & carrots in olive oil til the onions turn golden brown.

Step3-Add garlic, cumin, vinegar & soy sauce.

Step4-Cook, stirring for 5 minutes.

Step5-Drain about 1/2 c water from beans and add it to the saute.

Step6-Cook over a low heat for 30 minutes.

Step7-Combine vegetables with beans.

Step8-Cook for another 30 minutes, adding more water if necessary.


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Alpana Mathur says :

Looks yummy.
Posted on: 23 April 2008 - 1:11pm