Fair Trade Spicy Tomato and Bean Soup Recipe


Whether it's for a starter, lunch or light supper, our fair trade tomato and bean soup is the immune boosting winter warmer you're looking for - using Hot Chilli Pesto from Meru Herbs in Kenya. If you like your food spicy, add more Hot Chilli Pesto for more than just a hint of heat!


What You'll Need:

2 tins of chopped tomatoes
2 tins of red kidney beans, drained and rinsed
500ml chicken stock
2 garlic cloves, crushed
Juice of one large lemon
2 tablespoons of Meru Herbs Hot Chilli Pesto

How to Make:

- Put the tomatoes, beans and stock in a food processor (in batches in necessary) and pulse briefly until coarsely chopped but not smooth.
- Transfer into a saucepan and add the crushed garlic, lemon juice and hot chilli pesto and heat to just below boiling.
- Thin with boiling water if necessary. Season, then serve.


Please note, the Chilli Pesto is hot! Use less or more to suit your taste.

Fair trade recipe supplied by Just Trading Scotland

Published at: 15-10-2020
Tags: Fair Trade Recipe Fair Trade Cooking Fair Trade Ingredients Fair Trade Soup