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Escarole and Bean Soup Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Debbie Balmaseda
Added: Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 T. olive oil
2 garlic cloves, chopped
1 lb. fresh escarole, washed and chopped
Salt to taste
4 c. low salt chicken broth
1 can (15 oz.) cannelloni beans, drained
1 wedge (2 oz.) Parmesan cheese
Freshly ground pepper, to taste

Directions:
Directions:
Heat the olive oil in a large pot over medium heat; add garlic and saute just until slightly golded; add the escarole and saute just until wilted. Add chicken broth, beans, salt and Parmesan cheese; cover and simmer for 5 minutes or until the beans are thoroughly heated and the wedge of cheese has melted. Taste and season with salt and pepper as needed.

Fill soup bowls and drizzle 1 tsp. olive oil over each and sprinkle with extra grated parmesan cheese if desired.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6 - 8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
10 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I like to serve this with a nice crusty rustic bread.

 

 

 

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