Shortcut Minestrone Soup Recipe -

Shortcut Minestrone Soup

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"Minestrone soup in a half hour! Heartwarming and healthy laced with spinach, tomatoes, onions, and carrots, round out this minestrone with breadsticks for a great meal."

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Original recipe makes 8 (1 1/2 cup) servings Change Servings


  1. PLACE all ingredients except Parmesan cheese into stock pot or large Dutch oven.
  2. BRING to a boil on medium-high heat, stirring occasionally. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 15 minutes or until carrots are tender, stirring occasionally.
  3. SERVE sprinkled with Parmesan cheese, if desired.
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  • Tip
  • Remove sausage from freezer 5 to 10 minutes before slicing. Or, thaw slightly in microwave before slicing.
  • To Halve Recipe
  • Prepare as directed, using half of all the ingredients.

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Jan 25, 2004

Somewhat bland but salt pepper majoram and bay leaf perked it up to be the best and easiest soup recipe I have ever tried! YUM! Since I am not a veggan I also used regular breakfast sausage insteac of BOCA.


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