Yum Alert: Spicy Vegan Black Bean Soup

Cold weather is annoying but you can make it better by having a warm soup for dinner. Image and recipe via Cookie and Kate.


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 medium yellow onions, chopped
  • 3 celery ribs, chopped fine
  • 1 large carrot, peeled and sliced into thin rounds
  • 6 garlic cloves, pressed or minced
  • 4½ teaspoons ground cumin
  • ½ teaspoon+ red pepper flakes
  • 4 (15-ounce) cans of black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 4 cups low-sodium vegetable broth
  • ¼ cup chopped fresh cilantro (optional)
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar, to taste, or 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste

For instructions, click here.

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