"I went to a restaurant that serves 'breakfast at any time'. So I ordered French Toast during the Renaissance."--Steven Wright

Pasta E. Fagiole Bianco - Siena Restaurant, Providence Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Pasta E. Fagiole Bianco - Siena Restaurant, Providence, by , is from The Imondi Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Barbara Imondi (Unknown)

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 oz Italian olive oil
1/2 cup Spanish onions, diced
2 oz Prosciutto rind (Parma)
1 tsp minced garlic
1/2 cup white wine
2 cups chicken broth (low sodium)
2 cans Progresso cannellini beans
3 large basil leaves, chopped
1 tsp ground black pepper
Salt to taste
Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, grated, to taste
8 oz ditalini shaped pasta

Directions:
Directions:
Heat the oil and saute the prosciutto rind and onions over medium heat for about 5 minutes being careful not to burn the onions. Add the garlic and cook for approximately 1 minute or until you get the first burst of garlic aroma. Do not brown the garlic. Add the white wine and cook for 4-5 minutes.

Add all the remaining ingredients (except the salt, pasta and cheese) and bring to a quick boil. Do not wash the cannellini beans and use all the juice in the cans. After a quick boil, reduce the soup to a simmer for 30-40 mins.

In a separate pan, bring 3 cups of lightly salted water to a boil.

Add the ditalini pasta and cook for approximately 5 minutes. After cooking, drain the pasta and chill under cold water. Put aside.

Before serving, remove the prosciutto rind and bring the soup back to a quick boil. Add the cooked pasta, and grated cheese and salt to taste.

Each bowl of soup should be garnished with more grated Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese and some fresh julienne basil.

Makes eight 8 oz bowls.

Barbara's notes:
Used garlic flavored olive oil
Use 1/2 or 1/3 stick pepperoni
Use 1/2 tsp dried basil

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

1W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!