Lobiani (Red Beans and Walnut Soup)

Lobiani (Red Beans and Walnut Soup)

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"This thick, rich and grainy soup has an explosion of flavors in every mouthful. The combination of ground walnuts and beans is incredible. Serve hot to 4 as a substantial first course or as a fine meal with ccompaniments. It is also great served over rice."
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45 6 servings
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  1. In a large saucepan, saute the onions in the olive oil until golden. Remove from heat.
  2. Process walnuts until coarsely ground and add to saucepan.
  3. Process beans with enough stock until choppy.
  4. Pour beans into the saucepan and add the remaining stock and seasonings.
  5. Season with about 1 teaspoon of salt.
  6. Over medium heat, bring to a simmering boil then turn heat to low.
  7. Let stand at a very low heat for 10-15 minutes.
  8. When ready to serve, ladle into bowls and sprinkle with fresh chopped cilantro and/or parsley.
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Doesn't even taste like red beans - delicious!