Corn

Coconut Curry Corn Soup

Natural sweet corn flavor shines in this simple and quick soup.

Freeze one serving of soup for later in the week; thaw and reheat when called for. Refrigerate remaining servings and reheat when called for.

This recipe is part of the “Your Quit-Sugar Meal Plan

Servings
4
Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
20 min
Duration
35 min

Ingredients

  • ½ tbsp avocado oil
  • 1 cup diced yellow onion
  • 5 ears corn, husks removed
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tsp curry powder
  • 1 tsp ground black pepper
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • 4 cups water
  • 2 cups canned cannellini beans, drained
  • 1 cup full-fat coconut milk
  • ½ lime, zested and juiced, divided
  • ½ cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • Pinch ground cayenne pepper

Preparation

1. In a large pot on medium, heat oil. Add onion and sauté 5 minutes, until translucent. Cut kernels off ears of corn. To pot, add corn kernels, garlic, curry powder, black pepper and salt. Cook, stirring, until fragrant, about 5 minutes.

2. Stir in water, beans and coconut milk; bring to a boil then reduce heat to a simmer for 10 minutes.

3. Stir in lime juice. Using an immersion blender or blender, working in batches if necessary, puree soup to desired smoothness. (NOTE: If you like some texture, remove a few ladles of soup before pureeing, then stir back into pot.)

4. Divide soup among serving bowls and garnish with cilantro, cayenne and lime zest before serving. (TIP: Cut remaining ½ lime into wedges and serve with soup.)

Nutrition Information

  • Serving Size 1/4 of recipe
  • Calories 359
  • Carbohydrate Content 48 g
  • Cholesterol Content 0 mg
  • Fat Content 16 g
  • Fiber Content 10 g
  • Protein Content 10 g
  • Saturated Fat Content 11 g
  • Sodium Content 311 mg
  • Sugar Content 10 g