grains of paradise
green beans, or other vegetables of your choice
cut in 1 inch
You might have
peeled and quartered
Culinary Spice Kit
Pouch  Rosemary
Pouch  Grains of paradise
Prepare the vegetables
Cut the vegetables in pieces that can be cooked in 10-15 minutes.
In a large POT, add 2 cups broth. Bring to boil.
Add onions, ginger, tomato, okra or other vegetables, chicken (optional), salt to taste, and Nkatenkwan Spices . Return to boil.
Cook for 10-15 minutes until vegetables are cooked. Turn heat off.
Scoop out some onions to use as garnish, and chicken (if used). Set aside.
Blend the vegetables
Transfer soup to a FOOD PROCESSOR and blend until smooth. Set aside.
Add the peanut butter
In the same POT, heat 2 cups broth. Add peanut butter to dissolve in the broth over low heat, stirring constantly.
Cook all together
Add blended vegetable-soup.
Add water if you want to make the soup more liquid. Cook soup for 20 minutes.
Add onion slices and chicken (if used). Cook to reheat.
Sprinkle Nkatenkwan Spices  to taste on plated soup from a grinder or whole.
Serve soup with fresh bread.
Substitute chicken with any stew meat. Adjust cooking time and water amount.