Creamy White Bean Soup

Cuisinart original

Ingredients

1 small onion, cut into 1-inch pieces
2 medium carrots, cut into 1-inch pieces
1 celery stalk, cut into 1-inch pieces
1 garlic clove
2 ounces diced pancetta
1 teaspoon olive oil
3 cans (15.5 ounces each) cannellini beans, with canning liquid
1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
¼ teaspoon freshly ground pepper
Kosher salt to taste

Nutritional information

Nutritional information per serving (1 cup): Calories 262 (11% from fat) • carb. 44g • pro. 14g • fat 3g • sat. fat 1g • Col. 7mg • sod. 672mg • calc. 20mg • fiber 16g •

Vegetarian • Gluten Free

Instructions

1. Insert Metal Chopping Blade. Add the small onion, 2 carrots and 1 celery stalk, each cut into 1-inch pieces with the garlic clove to the work bowl.
2. Secure the Cooking Lid. The processor is set to chop for 8 seconds on Speed 12.
3. Scrape bowl and add 2 ounces diced pancetta with one teaspoon olive oil. Secure the Cooking Lid with the Steam Cap removed.
4. The cooking time is set for 10 minutes at 285°F on Speed 2.
5. Add the 3 cans of beans with liquid, one teaspoon thyme leaves and ¼ teaspoon ground pepper. Secure the Cooking Lid with the Steam Cap in place.
6. The cooking time is set to 30 minutes at 205°F on Speed 2.
7. The processor is set to puree for 30 seconds on Speed 10.
8. Taste and season with salt as desired, one pinch at a time.