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There is no set recipe for minestrone, since it is usually made out of whatever vegetables are in season. Learn the recipe of Minestrone by vahchef.

Hearty and nutritious, minestrone soup is a tasty crowd-pleaser and is super-easy to tweak according to the vegetables you have in the house.

About Recipe

How to make Minestrone

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Prep time
10 mins
Cook time
40 mins
Total time
50 mins
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : Vegetables
Servings : 0 persons
Published date : November 09, 2016

Ingredients used in Minestrone
• Garbanzo beans (cooked) - 1.5 cups.
• Dry pasta - half cup.
• Tomato (chopped) - 1 cup.
• Onion (chopped) - 1 cup.
• Carrot (chopped) - 1 cup.
• Eggplant (chopped) - 1 cup.
• Green bell pepper (chopped) - 1 cup.
• Fresh parsley (chopped) - half cup.
• Black pepper powder - 1/4 tea spoon.
• Oregano - 1 tea spoon.
• Celery (minced) - 1 cup.
• Garlic (crushed) - 5 cloves.
• Tomato puree - 2 cups.
• Basil - 1 tea spoon.
• Dry red wine - 3 teaspoons.
• Olive oil - 3 teaspoons.
• Salt - to taste.
• Water or stock - 3.5 cups.
  • In a soup kettle, saute garlic and onions in olive oil until they are soft and translucent.
  • Add 1 tsp. salt, carrot, celery and eggplant. Mix well.
  • Then add oregano, black pepper and basil. Cover and cook over low heat 5-8 minutes.
  • After that, add green pepper, stock, tomato puree, cooked beans and wine. Cover and simmer 15 minutes.
  • Now, add tomatoesand keep at lowest flame for10 minutes before you plan to serve.
  • Then, heat the soup to a boil, add pasta, and boil gently until pasta is tender.

Serve immediately, topped with parsley.

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