Caribbean Ham and Black Bean Soup

Bring the fabulous flavors of Island cuisine to your dinner table with this zesty ham and Progresso® black beans soup - ready in just 25 minutes!

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 4

1
medium onion, chopped (1/2 cup)
2
cups water
1
cup diced fully cooked ham
1/2
cup Green Giant™ frozen whole kernel corn
1
can (15 ounces) Progresso™ black beans, rinsed and drained
1
can (14 1/2 ounces) Mexican-style stewed tomatoes, undrained
2
tablespoons hot-pepper (jalapeño) jelly
1
tablespoon lime juice
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon ground cumin
1/8
teaspoon ground ginger

  • 1 Spray 3-quart saucepan with cooking spray; heat over medium heat. Cook onion in saucepan over medium heat 2 to 3 minutes or until crisp-tender.
  • 2 Stir in remaining ingredients. Heat to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer uncovered 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Expert Tips

Hot-pepper jelly adds a little punch to this zesty soup, but if you don't have it, use apple jelly.

Garnish individual servings with chopped fresh cilantro.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
270
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4g
4%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
),
Cholesterol
20mg
20%;
Sodium
1370mg
1370%;
Total Carbohydrate
48g
48%
(Dietary Fiber
9g
9%
),
Protein
19g
19%
;
% Daily Value*:
Iron
20%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 3 Vegetable; 1 Lean Meat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.