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  • Serves: 8 Servings

Easy Minestrone

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Category: Beef, Pasta, Main Dish, Soups

 Ingredients List

  • 1 lb Ground beef
  • 1 c Chopped celery
  • 2 sm Carrots;
  • --cut into thin strips
  • 1/2 c Chopped onion
  • 8 c Beef broth
  • 1/2 ts Dried basil
  • 1/2 ts Oregano leaves
  • 1/4 ts Ground black pepper
  • 6 oz Pastina; uncooked
  • 10 oz Frozen chopped spinach
  • 20 oz Chick peas; drained
  • 2 tb Grated Parmesan cheese


In heavy 6-quart saucepan over medium heat; brown meat; drain. Stir in
celery; carrot and onion; cook 10 minutes or until tender. Add broth and
seasonings; heat to boiling. Reduce heat; cover and simmer 30 minutes. Stir
in pasta and spinach; cook 10 minutes or until pasta is tender; stirring
occasionally. Stir in chick peas and cheese. 6 to 8 servings.

Prep Time: 20 min. Start to Finish: 1 Hr.

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