Hearty Portuguese Kale Soup
smoked sausage, in 1/2" slices
kale bunch, shredded
1Heat oil in a skillet; saute the sausage just until the fat is rendered, about 3 to 5 minutes; drain on paper towels and reserve.
2Bring broth to a boil with the onions and potatoes; simmer 10 to 15 minutes until potatoes are very tender.
3Mash onions and potatoes in the broth with a potato masher or slotted spoon.
4Add drained sausage slices and the kale; bring to a boil and then simmer for 3 to 5 minutes, until kale is tender.
5Taste for seasoning - depending on how spicy your sausage is, add salt and pepper to taste; serve hot.