Butter Bean Soup

Butter Bean Soup Recipe

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Tammy LeBleu


Can also add ham for the meat lovers! Cooking times are approximate as I have not timed myself.


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15 Min
2 Hr
Stove Top


  • 3 qt
  • 1/3 c
    olive oil
  • 2 clove
    garlic, chopped or minced
  • 1 c
    dried butter beans
  • 2 or 3 can(s)
    tomato sauce
  • ·
    green onions, chopped
  • ·
    cilantro, chopped/fresh
  • ·
    cooked rice
  • ·
    salt and pepper

How to Make Butter Bean Soup


  1. Bring water to boil with the olive oil and garlic. Add butter beans and bring to a slow simmer. When beans are tender add tomato sauce, green onions and cilantro. Salt and pepper to taste. Simmer slowly 20 to 30 minutes and serve over hot rice.

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About Butter Bean Soup

Course/Dish: Bean Soups
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole

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