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Your family won't notice the beans in this pureed soup.

Vicky Fustine, Dunwoody, Georgia
Recipe by Southern Living April 2008


Credit: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Mindi Shapiro Levine

Recipe Summary

20 mins
25 mins
10 mins
55 mins
Makes 7 cups (serving size: 1 1/2 cups)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Sauté chopped celery and onion in hot olive oil in a Dutch oven over medium-high heat 8 minutes or until tender.

  • Add zucchini and next 4 ingredients. Bring to a boil over medium heat; reduce heat to low, and simmer 10 minutes or until zucchini is tender. Remove from heat, and let stand 20 minutes.

  • Process soup, in batches, in a blender or food processor 30 seconds or until smooth. Return soup to Dutch oven, and cook over medium heat 5 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Garnish, if desired.

  • Note: You can also process soup with a handheld immersion blender directly in Dutch oven.

  • Note: Nutritional analysis does not include garnishes.

Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

129 calories; fat 3.6g; saturated fat 0.6g; mono fat 2.2g; poly fat 0.8g; protein 7g; carbohydrates 18.6g; fiber 4.8g; iron 1.8mg; sodium 534mg; calcium 58mg.