The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Profile Photo

Black Bean Soup with Spicy Chipotle Crema

5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

6
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

Black bean soup with smoky bacon, cheddar cheese and a dollop of spicy chipotle crema.

Ingredients

  • 4 slices Thick Cut Bacon, Diced
  • 2 whole Red Onions, Chopped
  • 4 cloves Garlic, Minced
  • 2 cups Low Sodium Chicken Broth
  • 1 can (12 Oz. Size) Diced Tomatoes
  • 2 Tablespoons Ketchup
  • 1 Tablespoon Chili Powder
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire Sauce
  • 4 cans (15 Oz. Size) Black Beans, Drained And Rinsed
  • 2 teaspoons Kosher Salt
  • ½ teaspoons Freshly Ground Black Pepper
  • 1 whole Lime, Juiced
  • ½ cups Heavy Cream
  • ¼ cups Sour Cream
  • 1 whole Chipotle Chile In Adobo Sauce, Minced
  • 1 Tablespoon Adobo Sauce
  • ½ cups Shredded Sharp Cheddar Cheese
  • ¼ cups Chopped Cilantro Leaves

Preparation

Place a large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the bacon and cook for about 6 minutes, until golden and crispy. Using a slotted spoon, transfer the bacon to paper towels to drain. Set aside.

Add the onions and garlic to the pan and cook for 4 to 5 minutes, until softened. Stir in the chicken broth, tomatoes, ketchup, chili powder, Worcestershire sauce, and black beans and season with salt and pepper, to taste. Bring the mixture to a boil, then reduce the heat to medium-low and simmer for 30 minutes. Remove from the heat and stir in the lime juice. Using an immersion blender, purée the soup until thick and smooth.

Whisk together the heavy cream, sour cream, chipotle chile, and adobo sauce in a small bowl to combine.

Ladle the soup into bowls and garnish with the cheddar cheese, cilantro, reserved bacon, and a dollop of chipotle crema.

No Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

One Review

You must be logged in to post a review.

Profile photo of terrilw

terrilw on 10.9.2014

Just had this for dinner and it was delicious! I wasn’t sure how the rest of the family would receive it, but everyone loved it. Definitely a keeper. The only thing I changed was to add more sour cream to the crema to make it thicker.

Related Recipes

Hunter’s Stew
Profile Photo by Justyna in Soups
Bigos or Hunter's Stew is a traditional 14th century Polish recipe....
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 8 Level: Easy


Asparagus & Leek Soup
Profile Photo by Hetal Vasavada in Soups
Asparagus and leek soup with a hint of garam masala and...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 2 Level: Easy


Potato Carrot Soup in Japanese Bonito Broth
Profile Photo by Moon Cho in Soups
Light and healthy potato, carrot and onion soup simmered in a...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy


Indian Coconut Soup
Profile Photo by Dax Phillips in Soups
A soup loaded with a creamy coconut broth. Great as an...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 8 Level: Easy


Black Lentil Pasta Soup
Profile Photo by Adina Beck in Soups
A vegan pasta, lentil and vegetable soup. Quick, healthy and delicious!
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy