WHITE BEAN AND FENNEL SOUP

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Ellen Bales

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@Starwriter

Found this in an old recipe file from recipe.com.
10-25-15

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Serves:
6
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
6 Hr
Method:
Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

  • 1 bag(s)
    (16 oz.) cannellini beans
  • 1
    fennel bulb (about 1-1/2 lbs), trimmed, quartered, cored and sliced
  • 1 medium
    onion, chopped
  • 2 clove
    garlic, sliced
  • 1 tsp
    italian seasoning
  • 6 c
    vegetable stock
  • 1
    head escarole, cored, rinsed and chopped
  • 1 can(s)
    (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, drained
  • 1 c
    mini pasta, such as farfellini
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • ·
    grated parmesan and freshly ground black pepper

How to Make WHITE BEAN AND FENNEL SOUP

Step-by-Step

  1. Place cannellini beans in a bowl with 4 cups cold water. Cover with plastic and soak overnight.
  2. Drain beans and transfer to a 6-qt. cooker. Add fennel, onion, garlic and Italian seasoning. Pour in stock and 2 cups water. Cover and cook on HIGH for 5-1/2 hours.
  3. Uncover and stir in escarole and diced tomatoes. Re-cover and cook 30 minutes more.
  4. Meanwhile, bring a medium saucepan of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook 9 minutes or as per package directions. Drain. Stir pasta into soup along with salt.
  5. Ladle into bowls and top with Parmesan and black pepper.

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About WHITE BEAN AND FENNEL SOUP

Course/Dish: Bean Soups Other Soups
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: For Kids Healthy Heirloom



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