The minute it gets cool and fall-ish like last weekend, my mind switches over to soup mode, and although it’s warming up again here where we live, it’s never too early to make a great soup…especially one that’s just as good warm as it is hot.
This spicy peanut and sweet potato soup checks a lot of boxes for me: 1. it’s savory, 2. it’s spicy, 3. it’s a teensy bit sweet, but in a savory sort of way (does that make sense?), 4. it has a teensy bit of Asian flair to it, too 5. also a teensy bit of an African flair to it, 6. I’ve used the word “teensy” too many times, haven’t I?, 7. leftovers freeze and reheat well, if you have any leftover, 8. it’s healthy, but it doesn’t necessarily taste “healthy,” 9. it’s easy to make, 10. it’s great for a light lunch or dinner, 11. it uses up a lot of items I have in my pantry and from my CSA box.
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