Creamy Chipotle Corn and Black Bean Soup
with Cheesy Mini Toasts
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Mexican Style Spice Mix
Vegetable Stock Paste
(Contains Cereals containing gluten)
Mature Cheddar Cheese
Not included in your delivery
Water for the Soup
a) Halve, peel and thinly slice the onion.
b) Drain and rinse the black beans in a sieve. Transfer half to a small bowl and mash with a fork.
c) Peel and grate the garlic (or use a garlic press).
a) Heat a drizzle of oil in a large saucepan on medium-high heat.
b) Add the onion to the pan and stir-fry until softened, 4-5 mins.
c) Add the garlic and Mexican style spice mix and cook until fragrant, 1 min.
a) Add the passata, black beans, vegetable stock paste, honey and water for the soup (see pantry for both amounts) to the pan. Stir to combine and bring to the boil.
b) Lower the heat to medium and simmer until thickened, 5-6 mins.
a) Meanwhile, preheat your grill to high.
b) Cut the ciabatta into 1cm slices. Grate the cheese.
c) Pop the ciabatta slices onto a baking tray. Sprinkle over the cheese and season with salt and pepper. Grill on the top shelf until melted and golden, 3-5 mins.
a) Meanwhile, drain the sweetcorn.
b) Stir the creme fraiche, corn and chipotle paste through the soup until combined. Bring to the boil, then remove from the heat.
c) Taste, and season with salt and pepper if needed. Add a splash of water if it's a little thick.
a) Share the soup between your bowls.
b) Serve the cheesy toasts alongside for dipping and scooping.