Creamy Vegan Cannellini And Spinach Mushroom Soup

January 12, 2022
Can you ever have enough soup recipes on deck during the wintertime? I think not. During the frigid Northeast winter months, I crave a piping hot, comforting soup almost daily.

This creamy, mushroom-based cannellini bean and spinach soup is a great accompaniment to any meal but is hearty enough to stand alone as a main dish. It's thick, creamy, and satisfying—not to mention, it comes with added health perks! Mushrooms are one of the few natural plant-based sources of dietary vitamin D, which is especially crucial during the seasons when we get less sun. Baby bella mushrooms are also a great source of potassium and phosphorus, among other important nutrients. This soup is a great immune booster to help stave off colds and other viruses in the winter and year-round.
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Creamy Vegan Cannellini And Spinach Mushroom Soup

Recipe Type: Soups and Stews
utensils YIELDS 6 servings
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  • 16 ounces baby bella mushrooms, sliced
  • 15.5 ounce can cannellini beans, drained and rinsed
  • 3 cups (about 3 handfuls) spinach
  • 1 cup plant-based milk (oat, soy, etc.)
  • 1 cup vegetable broth
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup nutritional yeast
  • 1/2 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
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Directions

1. Add all ingredients except for the spinach and cannellini beans to a large blender, and blend until smooth.

2. Transfer contents of blender to a medium pot.

3. Stir in spinach and cannellini beans.

4. Bring to a boil; then reduce heat and simmer for about 12 minutes, stirring frequently.

5. Serve and enjoy!

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Courtney Renee
Courtney is an animal advocate, writer, and editor with a passion for promoting veganism, sustainable living, and holistic wellness. With an MA in Critical and Creative Thinking, she approaches problems by trying to understand different perspectives and offering creative solutions to make the world a better place. In her spare time, she enjoys experimenting with vegan recipes, exploring new places, reading and writing poetry, and spending time with her fur companions.

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