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Roasted Butternut Squash and Black Bean Soup

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“Adapted from Black Bean Chili With Butternut Squash By Queen Dana. This version is more soup-like and uses canned beans.”
1hr 15mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Split butternut squash in half, longwise and brush with 2 T olive oil.
  3. Bake for 40 minutes on convection or 60 minutes on standard until soft.
  4. Meanwhile, heat 1 1/2 T. olive oil in heavy large pot over medium-high heat. Add onions and cook until soft and beginning to brown, stirring often, about 8 minutes.
  5. Add garlic; stir 1 minute.
  6. Sprinkle chili powder and coriander over; stir 1 minute.
  7. Stir in tomatoes with juice, beans with juice, chipotles, and oregano.
  8. Add water and broth.
  9. Bring to boil, reduce heat to low and simmer, stirring occasionally until the squash in the oven is done.
  10. Remove squash from the oven and allow it to cool for about 10 minutes or until it can be handled. Scoop it from the shell and cut into bite sized pieces.
  11. Using a emulsion blender, blend about 60% of the contents of the soup to thicken it.
  12. Season to taste with coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper.
  13. Top with any or all of the ingredients listed.

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