African Peanut Soup

Total carbs: 57 g

1 T. vegetable oil
1 whole garlic clove, chopped
1/3 cup tomato paste
2/3 cup creamy peanut butter
1/8 tsp. cayenne
4 cups chicken or vegetable broth

In a saucepan heat oil over moderate heat until hot but not
smoking and cook garlic, stirring, until golden, about 1
minute. Add tomato paste, peanut butter, cayenne, and 1/4
cup broth and stir until smooth. Stir in remaining 3 3/4
cups broth and simmer, covered, stirring occasionally, 10
minutes. Simmer soup, uncovered, 10 minutes, or until oil
floats to the surface, and skim oil.