Slow Chipotle Black Bean Soup

Prep: 10 minutes Cook: 8 hours

Serves:8-10

This wonderful soup is so easy to make in a slow cooker. Put all the ingredients in the pot in the morning and by the end of the day you have a delicious, spicy soup to serve your family. This may also be made in a pot on the stove-top. It will take about 3 hours over medium-low heat.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups dried black beans
  • 6 cups water
  • 2-16 ounce cans fire-roasted chopped tomatoes
  • 4 ounce can chopped green chilies
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper
  • 1/8 tsp chipotle powder
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro

Directions

Combine all the ingredients, except the cilantro, in a slow cooker (Crock-Pot). Cover and cook on high for 8 hours. Stir in the cilantro just before serving.