Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup

Ingredients:

(Serves 4-6)

  • ½ onion, chopped
  • ½ shallot, chopped
  • 2 celery stalks, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, sliced
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 2 ½ cups chicken broth
  • 1 can plum tomatoes, crushed
  • 2 cans cannellini beans, drained
  • 4 Libby’s® Sliced Carrots Vegetable Cups or 1 can Libby’s® Sliced Carrots
  • 2 Libby’s® Sweet Peas Vegetable Cup or ½ can Libby’s® Sweet Peas
  • 2 Libby’s® Cut Green Beans Vegetable Cup or ½ can Libby’s® Cut Green Beans
  • 2 Libby’s® Whole Kernel Sweet Corn Vegetable Cup or ½ can Libby’s® Whole Kernel Sweet Corn
  • 3 tbsp. thyme

Directions:

  • Heat the olive oil in a large soup pot over medium heat. Add the onions, shallots and celery and cook for 3 minutes.
  • Add the beans and cook for an additional 2 minutes. Then add the plum tomatoes with juice and cook for 1 minute. Then add the chicken broth.
  • Drain the carrots, sweet peas, green beans and corn, and add to the broth.
  • Season the soup with thyme, salt and pepper and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to low and simmer for 30 minutes. Serve with grated parmesan, if desired.

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Donatella Arpaia

Donatella Arpaia is a chef, restaurateur, entrepreneur, and mother. She has built an empire of successful restaurants drawing on the skills, passion, methods, and love for food she learned from her family.