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Fiesta Sweet Potato Soup

 Fiesta Sweet Potato Soup
Here’s a simple soup with plenty of taste and just a little heat. Loaded with Sweet potatoes, black beans and sausage, it tastes even better the next day—if you have any left.—Gilda Lester, Millsboro, Delaware
6 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 30 min.


  • 1 package (9 ounces) fully cooked Johnsonville® Chicken Sausage Cajun Style, chopped
  • 2 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 small green pepper, diced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 2 cans (14-1/2 ounces each) reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes with mild green chilies, undrained
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • Sour cream and thinly sliced green onions


  • In a large saucepan, saute the sausage, sweet potatoes, onion and
  • pepper in oil until onion is tender. Add cumin; cook 1 minute
  • longer. Stir in the broth, tomatoes and beans. Bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10 minutes or until potatoes are
  • tender. Stir in cilantro.
  • Garnish servings with sour cream and green onions. Yield: 6 servings
  • (2-1/4 quarts).
Nutritional Facts: 1-1/2 cups (calculated without garnishes) equals 247 calories,

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Nutritional Facts: 8 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 33 mg cholesterol, 1,036 mg sodium, 29 g carbohydrate, 6 g fiber, 15 g protein.