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I whipped this up after finding a great deal on a huge amount of sweet potatoes at the farmers' market and ran out of things to make with them. This is a little spicy, but you can adjust to your taste. Garnish with sliced basil leaves and sour cream, if you like.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
cook:
30 mins
total:
50 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Combine sweet potatoes, onion, and garlic cloves, in a pot. Add chicken stock, curry paste, and curry powder; bring to a low boil over medium heat. Reduce heat, cover, and simmer until sweet potatoes are tender, about 20 minutes.

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  • Remove from the heat. Stir in diced tomatoes with chile peppers, basil, ginger, and 1 teaspoon salt. Puree soup with an immersion blender until smooth; you can also use a regular blender or food processor to do this.

  • Bring soup to a low boil again and stir in coconut milk. Adjust salt if needed.

Cook's Note:

To make this into a meal, add some diced cooked chicken.

Nutrition Facts

297 calories; protein 6.3g; carbohydrates 45.1g; fat 11.5g; cholesterol 5.6mg; sodium 2179mg. Full Nutrition
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