Easy Black Bean Soup

Easy Black Bean Soup


"A quick black bean soup."


40 m servings 240 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 240 kcal
  • 12%
  • Fat:
  • 11.6 g
  • 18%
  • Carbs:
  • 28.3g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 8.1 g
  • 16%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 12 mg
  • 4%
  • Sodium:
  • 731 mg
  • 29%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan over medium heat, and cook the onion until tender. Mix in ginger and garlic, and season with cayenne pepper, thyme, allspice, and celery salt. Pour in the broth. Mix in tomato puree, refried black beans, black pepper, and sugar. Cook and stir until heated through.
  2. Mix the remaining black beans and lemon juice into the soup. Continue cooking until heated through. Top each serving with a dollop of sour cream.
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  1. 38 Ratings


Without question the best black bean soup recipe I have ever tasted. What sets this black bean soup apart from the others is the refried black beans. This gives the soup a rich smooth base tha...

With all of the rave reviews I was really dissappointed. The refried black beans although sounded like a good idea, just left "chunks" and a "gritty" texture, the more I stirred the more the ot...

This was pretty good. I added green pepper and did tomato sauce, not puree. I had a can of refried black beans, but none of the regular, so I ended up doing 1 1/3 cups prepared dried black beans...

I love this kind of stuff, as long as it's spicy like it oughta be. First time I couldn't find refried black beans, so I made it using the Low-Fat Refried Beans recipe on here. Made it again a...

I made this soup for a very skeptical group of people who were expecting the worst when they heard bean soup was on the menu and was pleasantly surprised to hear many murmurs of approval. A few ...

I made this as a side for chicken sandwiches for an easy dinner. It was very good. The only changes I made were that I didn't have thyme or celery salt, so used some Italian seasoning and I al...

Delicious last-minute soup, as long as you have refried and regular black beans handy. Easily halved for a dinner for 2 with sour cream to garnish and tortilla chips for dipping. Thanks for post...

Absolutely fantastic! I recently had jaw surgery so I had to puree my portion of the batch, and that resulted in a wonderfully creamy dish. I did make a couple of changes: added an 11oz can of c...

Delicious! It reminded me of a black bean soup that I had in a local restaurant. They added bits of tender brisket to their soup and it was wonderful!