Monday, July 16, 2012

MINESTRONE SOUP RECIPE | VEGETABLE MINESTRONE SOUP RECIPE

   Whenever we go to Pizza hut here, we order this minestrone soup and i was searching for a perfect and easy recipe for vegetarian version of minestrone soup. I bookmarked the recipe from here. This minestrone soup tasted awesome and was quite filling too.
minestrone soup
INGREDIENTS:(SERVES 3-4 )
ONION 1 NO.
TOMATO 2 NO
TOMATO PASTE | TOMATO SAUCE 2 TSP
GARLIC 1 NO
CARROT| CORN|BABY CORN 1/2 CUP(FINELY CHOPPED)
PASTA A FISTFUL
CHICK PEAS A FISTFUL(SOAKED OVERNIGHT)
ITALIAN SEASONING 1 TSP
SALT AND SUGAR TO TASTE
PEPPER POWDER 1/4 TSP
CHILLI FLAKES 1/2 TSP
OLIVE OIL 1 TSP
SOUP
METHOD:
  • Soak the chick peas for 6 to 8 hours and pressure cook them for 3 whistles.
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  • Chop the onions, tomatoes and the veggies finely.
  • You can use any veggies of your choice.
  • Finely chop the garlic too.
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  • In a pan add oil and  throw in the minced garlic, italian seasoning and pepper.
  • Add onions and saute for few minutes till it becomes translucent.
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  • Now add the chopped tomatoes. and saute for few minutes.
  • Saute till the tomatoes turn soft.
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  • Add the chopped veggies,pasta , cooked chickpeas and add 2 cups of water.
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  • Add the tomato paste to this and mix well.
  • Cook in medium flame for 10 to 12 minutes.
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  • Soup is ready to serve now.
  • This soup was very filling .
minestrone soup
Note:
  • Chick peas can be replaced with red kidney beans or black beans.
  • Any variety of pasta can be used.

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25 comments:

  1. Very delicious soup.

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  2. Want to taste it now itself...

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  3. A hearty filling a delicious soup...A complete meal in itself

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  4. Filling soup....looks yum and nice clicks!

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  5. I agree that its kind of very filling..looks perfect n delicious

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  6. your pics are looking great these days jey. very proud :)

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  7. Perfect healthy and filling soup...Beautiful clicks...

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  8. we have this in pizza hut too..love it..looks yumm

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  9. that's a cup of comfort! beutiful photos too!

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  10. Jeyashri soup looks creamy and yummy and very healthy too.

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  11. very new to me. it sounds healthy :)

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  12. delicious dear..inviting !!!

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  13. inviting and yummy yum..

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  14. Thats a hearty,healthy and super comforting soup.

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  15. Comforting and filling soup..looks healthy and delicious...

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  16. My fav too!!! I was planning to make it this week..Thx for the recipe :)Looks lip smacking..
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  17. Great presentation and sounds yummy!

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  18. Delicious soup and beautiful clicks..

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  19. this soup sounds delicious and healthy :)

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  20. very yummy and delicious soup..

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  21. I was looking for a minestrone recipe and ta-da!...found yours. It is very detailed with step-by-step instructions and I am going to try this today. The photo is very charming...maybe, because of the pink bowl. Probably I will be a regular visitor here. Thanks!

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