Black Bean and Onion Soup

Recipe by Happy Harry 2

Was going to make a Hoppin' John soup but the pantry was empty of black-eyed peas so made this instead. I was pleased with the results but my "boys" (students) thought it lacked spice and added hot sauce.

Top Review by Bergy

Great, healthy tasty soup. I had some cilantro on hand so added 1/2 cup and 1 tsp chili flakes MMmmm I have 3 containers going into the freezer Thanks for posting Happy Hrry

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. .Heat oil over med-high heat in large soup pot.
  2. Add the next nine ingredients (include salt, if using).
  3. Stir fry until onion is soft. Stir frequently.
  4. Add black beans, spinach, and broth.
  5. Bring to a boil, then turn down to a simmer, stir and cover.
  6. Simmer about 25 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  7. When serving, drizzle some half "n" half over soup, if desired.
  8. I served pita halfs stuffed with lettuce, tomato, and pepperjack cheese with this for a complete meal. I can also see some cooked rice added for a heartier meal.

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