Meal Kit

Roasted Sweet Potato Tortilla Soup

with avocado crema

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 7 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Spicy

Contains: Milk

Calories Conscious
Vegetarian
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Soup is for all times and for all seasons, but this soup sings of fall to us. The sweet potato, firm outside and tender inside, living up to its name by lending a sweet, filling touch to the proceedings. Slightly spicy poblano and sweet corn are obvious clarion calls for warmth… but the sour cream, guacamole, and tortillas on top? Our bowl is already clean: nothing better in any season than soup. Tip: Having trouble cutting that wobbly sweet potato? Trim off 1/4" along its length and cut that section into 1/2" dice. Turn sweet potato onto its flat side. You now have a flat base to work from while you dice remaining sweet potato.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 5 oz. Corn Kernels
  • 1 Lime
  • 1 oz. Tortilla Strips
  • 2 oz. Guacamole
  • 18 oz. Sweet Potato
  • 1 Poblano Pepper
  • 1 Shallot
  • 1 Tbsp. Taco Seasoning
  • Info
    1 oz. Sour Cream
  • 4 tsp. Mirepoix Broth Concentrate

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    571
  • Carbohydrates
    87g
  • Fat
    25g
  • Protein
    8g
  • Sodium
    1493mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Mixing Bowl
  • 1 Medium Pot

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F

Customize It Instructions

  • Meat lovers! If using protein, cook in a large non-stick pan with 2 tsp. olive oil over medium heat. If using Impossible burger, crumble into bite-sized pieces. Stir often, breaking up burger, until warmed through, 6-8 minutes. If using diced chicken breasts, pat dry and season all over with a pinch of salt and pepper. Stir occasionally until chicken reaches minimum internal temperature, 5-7 minutes. If using ground turkey, break up meat until no pink remains and turkey reaches minimum internal temperature, 7-9 minutes. If using Italian sausage*, break up meat until no pink remains and sausage reaches minimum internal temperature, 4-6 minutes. Add to soup with sweet potatoes in Step 4.

  1. 1

    Roast the Sweet Potato

    Peel sweet potato and cut into ½" dice. Place sweet potato on prepared baking sheet and toss with 2 tsp. olive oil, ¼ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper. Massage oil and seasoning into potato. Spread into a single layer. Roast in hot oven until tender, 14-16 minutes. While sweet potato roasts, prepare ingredients.

  2. 2

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Halve lime. Cut one half into wedges and juice other half. Peel and mince shallot. Stem poblano pepper, seed, and cut into ½" dice. Poblano peppers can vary in spice level; most are mild, but a few can be quite hot. Wash hands and cutting board after prepping.

  3. 3

    Start the Soup

    Place a medium pot over medium heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add shallot and poblano pepper to hot pot and stir occasionally until softened, 3-4 minutes. Stir in seasoning blend and corn until aromatic, 30-45 seconds.

  4. 4

    Finish the Soup

    Add 1¾ cups water, mirepoix base, ¼ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper to hot pot. Bring to a simmer. Once simmering, stir occasionally until vegetables are tender, 3-4 minutes. Stir in roasted sweet potato. Remove from burner.

  5. 5

    Make Avocado Crema and Finish Dish

    In a mixing bowl, combine sour cream, guacamole, and 1 tsp. lime juice. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping soup with tortilla strips and avocado crema. Squeeze lime wedges over to taste. Bon appétit!

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