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Sweet Potato-Peanut Bisque

September/October 2009

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This satisfying vegetarian, sweet potato soup is inspired by the flavors of West African peanut soup. We like the added zip of hot green chiles, but they can sometimes be very spicy. It’s best to take a small bite first and add them to taste. Try chopped peanuts and scallions for a different garnish. Serve with a mixed green salad with vinaigrette.



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"I always told my husband that I don't like sweet potatoes, but after he made this amazing soup, I became a converted fan of the spud! The flavors blend perfectly - there is no dominant aroma or taste despite the non-traditional...
Sweet Potato-Peanut Bisque

68 Reviews for Sweet Potato-Peanut Bisque

05/13/2013
Anonymous
Great w butternut squash instead -- but heavy, be warned!

I used butternut squash instead -- I've read it is calorie-lighter than sweet potato. Other than that, followed the recipe to the T but -- it's a bit heavy! Must be the peanut butter? If you're looking for a light puréed soup I might steer clear.

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Anonymous wrote 1 year 46 weeks ago

Mine was thick also, but as

Mine was thick also, but as the recipe states...add water or more vegetable broth to thin it out. Worked amazing!

01/18/2013

Yum.
1 bag TJ sweet pot
2 cup lo sodium chix broth
1 tsp diced jalapeño, or try 1/4 cup med salsa
2 can dice Tom w/juice, puréed in blender.
Serve w/ plain yoghurt Fallopian, chop cilantro, roasted p-nut

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01/18/2013

Yum.
1 bag TJ sweet pot
2 cup lo sodium chix broth
1 tsp diced jalapeño, or try 1/4 cup med salsa
2 can dice Tom w/juice, puréed in blender.
Serve w/ plain yoghurt Fallopian, chop cilantro, roasted p-nut

Comments
01/18/2013

Yum.
1 bag TJ sweet pot
2 cup lo sodium chix broth
1 tsp diced jalapeño, or try 1/4 cup med salsa
2 can dice Tom w/juice, puréed in blender.
Serve w/ plain yoghurt Fallopian, chop cilantro, roasted p-nut

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01/01/2013
Anonymous

Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.

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