Healthy and creamy spinach soup recipe (low calorie, no oil and low sugar soup) is easy to follow and this is a dairy free spinach soup recipe as well! This simple homemade spinach soup from scratch is made using fresh baby spinach leaves which is cooked and pureed to make the soup, along with other ingredients including coconut milk and oats!
Also try other easy vegetarian soup recipes like this vegan sweet potato soup with coconut milk, easy old fashioned potato soup, carrot ginger soup in instant pot, pumpkin root vegetable soup and more!
Homemade Spinach Soup With Fresh Spinach Leaves & Creamy Coconut Milk
This is the perfect soup to try if you are a vegetarian or vegan and if you are looking for a healthy soup alternative to the one with dairy products like cream.
You can make this ahead and freeze the spinach soup if you wish, so you can easily use any leftovers in case you want to double the recipe or make more for large servings.
This spinach soup recipe without cream is delicious but dairy free so it is a vegan spinach soup recipe as well.
Spinach is known as palak in India and so this soup recipe is known as palak soup recipe as well in India.
As most of the yummy and creamy spinach soups uses heavy cream or such, this spinach soup is free of any dairy products and so its perfect even if you are following a vegetarian or vegan diet.
This spinach soup recipe is also a very easy spinach soup recipe as we only use very few ingredients for the preparation of the soup and the instructions are so simple & easy to follow.
We use fresh baby spinach leaves and thick, creamy coconut milk to prepare this delicious vegan spinach soup from scratch.
You may also use frozen spinach leaves to make the soup, however I do not recommend freezing any leftovers or the soup or making large batch of soup if you are using frozen ingredients like frozen spinach, since it may not stay fresh for long once cooked.
You can buy coconut milk powder from here, which can be used to make coconut milk, if you do not have homemade or storebought coconut milk to make the soup.
Spinach soup made with coconut milk is healthy and delicious and it is a great way to add the healthy leafy greens to your diet.
In fact, I never though spinach soup can be this delicious before having this soup.
I just wanted to use the extra spinach sitting in my fridge for over a week, and decided to try a soup.
I also added a little oats to the soup to make it thicker, the addition of oats and coconut milk made this soup creamy and delicious.
I haven't used any butter or oil to the spinach soup recipe as this is a dairy free vegan spinach soup recipe.
The use of coconut milk and oats will add thickness and great flavor to this delicious spinach soup.
You might like to see my post on healthy vegan avocado smoothie recipe.
So here is how you can make easy, healthy, vegan and creamy pureed spinach soup at home following this recipe.
How To Make Creamy Vegan Spinach Soup With Coconut Milk?
To make creamy vegan spinach soup that is healthy and delicious, we use the following ingredients.
3 cups spinach leaves (I used fresh baby spinach leaves)
2 cups water
salt as needed
1 teaspoon cumin seeds
2 tablespoons oats
¾ cup coconut milk
Step by step instructions
Wash the spinach very well, transfer the cleaned spinach to a pot or pan.
Add the water also to the pan and bring the water to a boil and cook the spinach in boiled water (in medium to high heat) for about 3 to 4 minutes or until the spinach is well cooked.
When the cooked spinach is cooled, blend it well in the blender along with the water used for cooking.
Transfer the contents back to the pot or pan, and add cumin seeds and oats to it.
Cook the mixture in high heat until the soup starts boiling.
When the soup begins to boil, add the coconut milk and salt, cook in low heat for about 3 more minutes.
Now the spinach soup is ready to be served!
Below you can get the recipe for creamy vegan spinach soup in detail.
Creamy Vegan Spinach Soup With Coconut Milk (Pureed Soup)
- Wash the spinach very well, transfer the cleaned spinach to a pot or pan.
- Add the water also to the pan and bring the water to a boil and cook the spinach in boiled water (in medium to high heat) for about 3 to 4 minutes or until the spinach is well cooked.
- When the cooked spinach is cooled, blend it well in the blender along with the water used for cooking.
- Transfer the contents back to the pot or pan, and add cumin seeds and oats to it.
- Cook the mixture in high heat until the soup starts boiling.
- When the soup begins to boil, add the coconut milk and salt, cook in low heat for about 3 more minutes. Now the spinach soup is ready to be served!