Simple Vegan Recipes from Ted Ingram Jr., RD, LDN, CPT

Black Bean Soup

2 cans 15 oz. organic black beans

1½ cup chopped or medium size onion

1 Tbsp cold-pressed olive oil

2 cups filtered water

1 tsp finely chopped ginger

1 tsp sea salt or to taste

• In the same pot that beans will be cooked; sauté onions in

oil over medium heat until translucent.

• Add beans and ginger to sautéed onions; let simmer for 5

• Bay leaves, seasonings, and water should now be added.

Continue to cook for 10 minutes or until beans are soft.

Optional: To make soup creamy place in a blender and puree

until smooth; add water if needed.

Serves 4

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Minestrone Soup

8 servings

3 cans (15 oz.) Cannellini or white kidney beans

1 cup uncooked whole brown rice elbow pasta

1 large onion diced

3 large cloves of garlic finely chopped

3 tablespoons olive oil

3 small turnips, peeled and diced (optional)

4 small red potatoes, peeled diced

2 small yellow squash cut circular

2 cups pre-cut carrots

2 cups celery diced

2 cups pre-chopped shredded cabbage

8 cups vegetable stock

2 cans tomato paste

2 tsp dry basil

1 tbsp sea salt

¼ cayenne pepper

½ tsp rosemary

½ tsp oregano

¼ tsp thyme

3 bay leaves

• Cook elbow pasta for 4 minutes and rinse in cold water (set aside)

• Sauté onion in olive until translucent; add garlic, celery, and carrots cook for 3


• Add squash and shredded cabbages to sautéing vegetables along with seasonings

and cook for 8 minutes.

• Place beans in medium size stockpot simmer on low heat with bay leaves for 15

minutes (once ready remove bay leaves).

• Add vegetables to beans in stock pot along with uncooked potatoes, turnips, and

vegetable stock let simmer until potatoes and turnips are tender.

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