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White Bean Soup (Fassoulatha)

November/December 1990, EatingWell Fast & Flavorful Meatless Meals (2011)

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A simple, rich stew of white beans. Serve with Mediterranean Tuna Panini.



READER'S COMMENT:
"A great white bean soup that remains familiar to me and our family. I boiled some water and soaked the beans for an hour for faster cooking. "
White Bean Soup (Fassoulatha)

16 Reviews for White Bean Soup (Fassoulatha)

09/09/2015
Anonymous

The first time I made it, I added water and it did taste a little bland. However, the second time I added chicken stock and it added so much flavor to it! I also doubled the amount of vegetables called for and sauteed garlic with the onions. This has the potential to be a great meal if you aren't afraid to add a little of your own changes to it.

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09/09/2015
Anonymous

The first time I made it, I added water and it did taste a little bland. However, the second time I added chicken stock and it added so much flavor to it! I also doubled the amount of vegetables called for and sauteed garlic with the onions. This has the potential to be a great meal if you aren't afraid to add a little of your own changes to it.

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02/06/2015
Anonymous
Great Comfort Food

I used chicken stock not water and tossed in a large ham hock. I also cooked it in a crockpot - so definitely didn't stick to the letter of the recipe but it came out amazing. I will absolutely make it again.

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01/03/2014
Anonymous
okay, don't be afraid to spice it up

bland. Tastes good with lots of pepper though :) Also keep an eye and water as necessary

healthy
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12/15/2013
Anonymous
Awesome with changes

To those who made this using water as the liquid, I agree it would have been very bland, which is why I used vegetable stock instead. I also added one tin cracked black pepper and roasted garlic stewed tomatoes. I added 3 cloves garlic plus pretty much doubled the oregano and I added parsley. I cook a lot so I could tell it would have been bland without the additions. With my additions, this is delicious! Next time I might add one diced sweet potato but I didn't have any. To get more protein, I ate this soup with a lentil pattie (no bun and no condiments - it doesn't need it) so this was a really enjoyable meal.

Good amount of beans
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