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Chickpea Soup I Recipe
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Chickpea Soup I

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"This bean soup can be made in 45 minutes. Substitute vegetable broth to create a vegetarian alternative."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    25 mins
  • COOK

    35 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr

Directions

  1. In a saucepan, warm oil over moderate heat. Add onion, garlic, and sweet potatoes; saute 5 minutes.
  2. Stir in broth, bay leaf, basil, thyme, and paprika. Salt and pepper to taste. Bring to a boil, and then reduce heat to medium low. Cover. Simmer until vegetables are tender but not mushy, about 15 minutes.
  3. Stir in tomato, green beans, and chickpeas. Simmer uncovered until tender, about 10 minutes more. Serve hot.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Nov 09, 2004

Let's see, where to start. First off, I didn't think 3C broth was enough. I like "juice" in my soup so I probably used 5-6 cups of broth. No fresh tomatoes so I used a can of petite diced...added 10 ozs of mixed vegetables (I was a little confused by the directions...said to add green beans, maybe that's what the person who submitted used instead of mixed). Also, I probably used 4 cups of diced sweet potatoes. I also added about 1/4 t. of cayanne pepper to add some kick. Think I'll add a little more next time. My boyfriend and I LOVED this soup, in fact, I'm having it for lunch now as I type this review. Really, really good!!! Will make again.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Oct 21, 2009

Though easy to make, did not like this at all. The massive amount of dried herbs gives it a weird texture (maybe better with fresh?) - and yet despite the herbs, the flavor wasn't good.

 
Jul 12, 2003

We really enjoyed this soup. It's delicious and pleasing to the eye, very colorful! Next time I make it I am going to use a can of Rotel tomatoes instead of a fresh tomato to add some kick to it!

 
Aug 29, 2002

This was the BEST soup that I have ever had! I've cooked a different soup each week for the last 3 months or so, and by far, this was the most delicious! As I am a vegetarian, I substituted the Chicken broth for Vegetable Broth. Mmmm Mmmm good!

 
Jan 25, 2011

I chose this recipe because I had 2 big sweet potatoes with no idea what to do with them. I used canned (rinsed) chick peas a can of mixed veggies (rinsed) <-- those were shopping oops so using it was a major plus. I also added more ckn stock, 6 cups. Added some curry in there too. It was delish!!

 
Jul 12, 2003

Very quick and delicious. I would definately make this one again.

 
Aug 29, 2002

This was a lifesaver when I was looking for something quick and easy to cook for Sunday tea. Really delicious and proved even better the next day!

 
Nov 20, 2011

I used beef broth instead and loved it!! My husband said it was hardy and to make it again ;)

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 197 kcal
  • 10%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 29.6 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 6.1 g
  • 9%
  • Fiber
  • 6.1 g
  • 24%
  • Protein
  • 7.5 g
  • 15%
  • Sodium
  • 570 mg
  • 23%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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