5 from 1 vote
Light and Easy Sweet Pea Soup
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

A super easy light, and delicious sweet pea soup that's ready in only 20 minutes! Creamy, healthy and low calorie. Serve with crispy bacon and crusty bread for dunking.

Course: Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: green soup, pea soup
Servings: 4 (1-cup servings)
Calories: 79 kcal
Author: The Seasoned Mom
Ingredients
  • 9 ounces frozen peas
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • ½ cup diced sweet onion
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 cup hot vegetable stock
  • 1 cup Almond Breeze Almondmilk Original Unsweetened
  • Pinch of freshly grated nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Optional for garnish: 4 slices bacon, cooked until crispy and crumbled; fresh parsley
Instructions
  1. In a large skillet over medium heat, sauté onion in oil until tender (about 5 minutes). Reduce heat to low, add garlic and peas, and cook just until warm and tender (about 2-3 minutes).
  2. Transfer onion and pea mixture to a blender. Add vegetable stock, almondmilk, and nutmeg. Puree until smooth and combined.
  3. Taste, and then season with salt and pepper, as necessary.
  4. Serve warm soup in individual bowls and garnish each with crumbled bacon and fresh herbs.
Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
Light and Easy Sweet Pea Soup
Amount Per Serving
Calories 79 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 3%
Sodium 321mg 13%
Potassium 179mg 5%
Total Carbohydrates 11g 4%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 5g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 12.3%
Vitamin C 32.4%
Calcium 9.5%
Iron 5.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.