20 Minute Black Bean Soup

Published on Jan 2, 2017
Updated on Oct 29, 2018

20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and Tasty

20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and TastyYou are not going to believe how simple this Black Bean Soup is. About a year or so ago Steve discovered dehydrated black beans in the bulk section of our local health food store. On a whim we bought them and have been making this soup ever since. I am surprised it has taken me this long to share this delicious and VERY easy recipe with you! We’ve even made it for our neighbors who we have over for dinner on occasion and even they loved it! Simple recipes are my jam and it doesn’t get more simple than this tasty soup.

I didn’t even know you could buy dehydrated black beans, nor would I have ever known what to do with them. This soup comes together so fast you can have dinner on the table for your family in only 20 minutes. Garnish with your favorite toppings and away you go. We’ve also had this with guacamole scooped in rather than sliced avocado – both are equally delicious. You could forego the chips but I think they add just the right amount of crunch that pairs well. Of course for those that don’t like spicy food, you can nix the jalapeños altogether too. What a wonderful meal for Meatless Monday… completely unintentional that I posted a vegetarian recipe today but quite fitting. I hope you’ll give it a try, and if you do, snap a photo and tag me. I’d love to check it out!

20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and Tasty20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and Tasty20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and Tasty20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and Tasty20 Minute Black Bean Soup // This quick and easy meal is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal! | Tried and TastyItems used in this post:

20 Minute Black Bean Soup

Course: Main Course, Soup
Cuisine: American, Mexican
Keyword: Black Bean Soup
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 2
Calories: 474 kcal
Author: Yvonne

This quick and easy 20 Minute Black Bean Soup is absolutely delightful! Black beans are known to support heart health with their fiber, potassium, folate, vitamin B6, phytonutrient content and lack of cholesterol. This soup is an excellent heart healthy meal!

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Ingredients

Black Bean Soup

  • 2 c. vegetable broth
  • 1 1/2 c. dehydrated black beans
  • Juice of 1/2 fresh squeezed lime

Garnish

  • 1/2 avocado thinly sliced
  • 1/4 c. shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp. sour cream
  • Jalapeno slices optional
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. In a saucepan bring vegetable broth to a boil. Add dehydrated black beans and simmer on medium-low for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally to prevent from burning. Add lime juice and remove from stove. 

  2. Divide into two bowls and top with avocado, cheese, sour cream and jalapeno (optional). Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve with tortilla chips & enjoy!

Nutrition Facts
20 Minute Black Bean Soup
Amount Per Serving
Calories 474 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Fat 21g32%
Saturated Fat 9g56%
Cholesterol 38mg13%
Sodium 1147mg50%
Potassium 923mg26%
Carbohydrates 50g17%
Fiber 18g75%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 24g48%
Vitamin A 965IU19%
Vitamin C 5mg6%
Calcium 283mg28%
Iron 4.2mg23%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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