Vegetarian West African Soup – Healthy Weight Loss Recipe


(makes 8 servings)


Ingredients: Nutrition Facts for Vegetarian West African Soup
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2 cups onions, chopped

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2 teaspoons olive oil

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1/3 cup peanut butter

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6 cups sweet potatoes (not yams), peeled and cut into 1 inch cubes

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1 tablespoon ground cumin

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1/4 teaspoon salt

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1/2 teaspoon pepper

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1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

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2 (15 1/2 ounce) cans garbanzo beans, undrained

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2 (14 1.2 ounce) or 1 (32 ounce) cans low-sodium vegetable broth

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1. Heat oil over medium-high heat in a large saucepan and sauté onions until they start to brown.
2. Stir in the rest of the ingredients then raise heat to bring to a boil.
3. Reduce heat to low then cover and let simmer for 45 minutes or until sweet potatoes are softened.


Serving Size: 1/8 of recipe (446 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 8
Amount per serving
Calories 386
Calories from fat 92
Total Fat 10 g
Saturated Fat 2 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 391 mg
Total Carbohydrates 61 g
Dietary Fiber 11 g
Sugars 0 g
Protein 16g
Vitamin A 410%
Vitamin C 65%
Calcium 10%
Iron 20%

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