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Minestrone Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Toni Stevenson
Added: Saturday, February 14, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 onion chopped
2 carrots chopped
1 1/2 lts chicken stock
1 x 425g tin tomatoes
1 tsp dried oregano
2 tbsp hard cheese
1 tin mixed beans
1 tin chick peas
2 sticks of celery chopped
2 tbsp virgin olive oil
12 beans cut into pieces
1 tsp fresh basil chopped
1 tsp parsley
1 cup cooked macaroni or 1/2 cup uncooked
1 tin cream of chicken soup

Directions:
Directions:
In a large saucepan, simmer onions, celery and carrot in the oil for 5 minutes, add chicken stock, string beans and tomatoes. Add water to cover and simmer for 1 hour. Make up a pesto paste by mixing the herbs and grated cheese (Romano is best) with a little oil, add to the soup. Once the soup is cooked, add drained canned beans, chick pease and macaroni. Lastly add 1 tin of condensed cream of chicken soup. Serve with a sprinkle of cheese and crusty bread.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Lots
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Cooling Soup.
Quickly cool a bowl of soup for a toddler by breaking up a slice of frozen bread into it. As the bread defrosts, it cools the soup and adds bulk to the meal.

 

 

 

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