Creamy 15-Minute Amish Church Soup Recipe Is Simple Goodness by 30Seconds Food

Creamy 15-Minute Amish Church Soup Recipe Is Simple Goodness

Look in most Amish cookbooks and you'll find a recipe for church soup. Amish church soup is a simple, five-ingredient navy bean soup with bread.

The ingredients are simple: onion, butter, navy beans, milk and bread. The bread is cut into pieces and served with the soup. This is a simple, comforting bean soup recipe that cooks in about 10 minutes.

Serve this Amish soup recipe for lunch, as a light dinner with a salad or as a starter. If you like Amish soup recipes, try one of these recipes:

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Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes

Servings: 4


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Recipe Notes

  • This recipe can easily be doubled.
  • Use whole milk for the creamiest results. 

Here's how to make it: 

  1. Melt the butter in a pot. Add the onion and cook until soft.
  2. Add the beans and milk. Bring to a gentle simmer. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Float bread cubes on top of the soup or serve on the side. 

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories: 514

Total Fat: 17.9g

Saturated Fat: 10.6g

Cholesterol: 51mg

Sodium: 240mg

Total Carbohydrate: 62.7g

Dietary Fiber: 3g

Total Sugars: 32g

Protein: 26.9g

Vitamin D: 9mcg

Calcium: 459mg

Iron: 8mg

Potassium: 190mg

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Donna John
What a great recipe! I'm thinking of adding a little flour into the cooked onions so it thickens up a bit. Maybe a tablespoon. Love navy beans and everything Amish! :-)
Elisa Schmitz
YUM! I love a savory bean soup, and all things Amish. Such simple goodness! #yum
Perfect fall food 😋

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