Black Bean Soup, Vegetarian

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by chia

this is a lighter soup,from cooking light, and i do like to garnish it with baked tortilla strips and crema.

Top Review by plant-gal

YUMMY!!! I am on a strict cleansing diet and this hit the spot!!! I only pureed half of the soup because I like the texture of whole beans in my soup. Otherwise followed the recipe and it was great! Making a double batch tonight!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Add celery, minced onion, bell pepper, and carrot. Cook 10 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally. Add garlic and the next 4 ingredients (through black pepper); sauté 3 minutes.
  3. Add broth, water, and beans; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 15 minutes. Cool slightly.
  4. Place half of soup in a blender, and process until smooth. Pour into a bowl. Repeat procedure with remaining soup. Garnish with sliced green onions, if desired.

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