Minestrone II

Minestrone Ii Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

RC :)

By
@rcrc

List of ingredients is long, but the soup is easy to make! Lighten the ingredients by using low-sodium products.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
8 - 10
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
2 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp
    butter or margarine
  • 1 large
    onion, chopped (1 cup)
  • 1 c
    chopped mushrooms
  • 1 c
    carrots, sliced
  • 2 clove
    minced garlic
  • 1 c
    v-8 or tomato juice
  • 4 1/2 c
    water
  • 2 tsp
    beef bouillon granules
  • 2 tsp
    chicken bouillon granules
  • 1-14 oz. can(s)
    petite diced tomatoes
  • 1-14 oz. can(s)
    italian style petite diced tomatoes
  • 1-15 oz. can(s)
    garbanzo beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1-15 oz. can(s)
    cannelini beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 tsp
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    ditalini pasta, uncooked
  • 1/4 c
    sliced black olives
  • 1 tsp
    italian seasoning
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper

How to Make Minestrone II

Step-by-Step

  1. Melt butter in a large pot. Add onion, mushrooms, and carrots. Cook, stirring frequently, until carrots are crisp-tender.
  2. Add the rest of the ingredients, except for the pasta, beans and olives. Bring to a boil.
  3. Reduce heat and simmer for appx. an hour. Add beans and simmer for an additional 15 minutes.
  4. Add pasta and olives and simmer until pasta is just cooked.
  5. Recipe can easily be made in a crock-pot, cooking on high for 2 or 3 hours before adding the beans, pasta and olives.
  6. Serve with grated parmesan cheese.

Printable Recipe Card

About Minestrone II

Course/Dish: Vegetable Soup
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian




Leave a Comment

14 Comforting Crock Pot Soup Recipes

14 Comforting Crock Pot Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s no better way to warm up on a chilly night than with a delicious cup of soup! Especially when your crock pot does all the work. Check out these...

19 Best Fall Soups And Stews Recipe

19 Best Fall Soups and Stews

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s something so magical about enjoying a big bowl of a delicious fall soup on a crisp autumn day. Whether you prefer a thick stew or a creamy soup, we...

Simple Soup Recipes To Satisfy Your Craving

Simple Soup Recipes to Satisfy Your Craving

Kitchen Crew

Soup season is here! There's nothing more comforting to me than soup on a cold day. Besides being economical, they are easy to make, great for lunch or dinner and...