Herb & Skillet
Benefits of herbs for the mind, body and spirit.
Herb & Skillet is a blog dedicated to sharing the numerous benefits of herbs. Herbs and essential oils, in their singular properties, enhance the mind, body and spirit. Each of the herbs and essential oils have specific healing applications that have been known and used throughout the centuries.
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Creamy Two-Bean Soup with Spinach, Rosemary, and Thyme
Yield: 6 servings
2 tablespoons olive oil
3 cups chopped shallots
6 garlic cloves, minced
1/2 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary
1/2 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme
5 cups low-salt chicken broth
2 15- to 16-ounce cans white beans, drained and rinsed
2 15- to 16-ounce cans garbanzo beans (chickpeas), drained and rinsed
1 6-ounce package baby spinach leaves
Salt and pepper to taste
Heat olive oil in large pot over medium heat. Add onions and garlic and sauté until onions are golden, about 10 minutes. Add rosemary and thyme; stir 1 minute. Add broth and beans. Bring soup to boil; reduce to medium-low and simmer until flavors blend, about 10 minutes.
Using an immersion blender, puree soup until smooth. Stir in spinach until it wilts, about 1 minute. Season soup to taste with salt and pepper.