Shortcut Minestrone Soup Recipe

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Shortcut Minestrone Soup

Kimi Gaines


This soup will be perfect for you northerners who are stuck in the snow...sorry girls...I am in Florida and if you are ever down this way look me up...maybe I will make the soup for ya...

★★★★★ 2 votes
15 Min


bacon strips
1 large
onion, chopped
3 medium
carrots, chopped
3 clove
garlic, minced
1 jar(s)
spaghetti sauce
4 can(s)
beef broth
16 oz
kidney beans, canned (drained and rinsed)
15 oz
garbanzo beans, canned (drained and rinsed)
2/3 c
uncooked small shell pasta
2 tsp
brown sugar
1/2 tsp
dried basil
1/2 tsp
dried oregano
1 c
frozen green beans
grated parmesan cheese


1Cook bacon till crisp. In drippings cook onion & carrots 3 to 4 minutes till tender. Add garlic.
2Stir in spaghetti sauce, broth and beans. Bring to a boil. Add pasta, brown sugar, basil & oregano. Add green beans. Simmer and cook for a while. Garnish with parmesan cheese.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Soups, Vegetable Soup
Other Tag: Quick & Easy