Italian Minestrone

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Debra Freeman

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@feastygal

I love soup. This is a delicious one and, as an added bonus, it is healthy too. More of my delicious recipes are on my blog @ LettheFeastyBegin.blogspot.com

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Hearty, flavorful and classic... This Italian minestrone soup recipe is a soup lover's delight. It's special because of the assortment of vegetables inside - zucchini, yellow squash, tomato, bell peppers, carrots, and onion. The broth has a wonderful flavor - you taste basil and oregano in each bite. It's a bright, fresh soup that is well complemented with a big piece of rustic Italian bread. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 11 votes

Comments:
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    chopped onion
  • 1 1/2 c
    chopped carrot
  • 1 c
    diced green pepper
  • 5 c
    cubed zucchini & yelow squash
  • 4 c
    fresh diced roma toamatoes
  • 3-4 c
    chicken or vegetable broth
  • 1/2 tsp
    freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tsp
    dried basil leaves
  • 1/2 tsp
    dried oregano leaves
  • 1 Tbsp
    minced garlic from jar
  • 1/2 c
    whole wheat pasta, elbow, shells or penne
  • 1 can(s)
    dark red kidney beans, undrained, 15.5 oz
  • 1 Tbsp
    grated Parmesan cheese for garnish (optional)

How to Make Italian Minestrone

About Italian Minestrone

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian



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